Hate Right Here in Westchester

August 18th, 2017

– What we feared is indeed the new reality – This White House is in the hands of anti-Semitic misogynistic white supremacists. Dear Pro-Choice Voters, Donald Trump and his closest advisers have turned the clock back to a time where discrimination and hate were an accepted, common trait of American life. They began before the General Election with  … Read more

Dorothy Height – The Irony of It All

August 1st, 2017

Dorothy Height – “The godmother to the Civil Rights Movement” President Barack Obama A portrait of Dorothy Height is on the Black Heritage forever stamp this month. She was an amazing woman with more credits to her name than most of us could ever dream of. She spent almost 50 years of her life fighting  … Read more

Where Will Our Women Go?

July 12th, 2017

Reproductive freedom in the United States has been under siege for years. Since November, state governments have been passing abortion restrictions at a record speed. Every new regulation passed further limits what was once a recognized Constitutional right – the right for every woman to be able to have a safe, legal abortion. Ironically, these  … Read more

Resist – Day of Action – Thurs. July 13th

July 11th, 2017

Join Us  Thursday, July 13th, for knocking on doors and canvasing in Ossining!  Meet up at  5 p.m. First Village Coffee 123 Main Street (across from the Post Office) Ossining, NY 10562 RSVP to Nicky@ChoiceMatters.org We are targeting all 8 IDC* districts beginning with NYS Senate District #38, David Carlucci’s district. Why start with Carlucci’s  … Read more


July 11th, 2017

The IDC* Mantra: When all else fails, LIE (Sounds like Trump, doesn’t it?) Clearly Choice Matters’ expose of the IDC’s anti-choice actions as well as their tactics of obstruction of all progressive legislation is taking its toll.  They just sent out a mailing  implying that their 8 rogue members were endorsed by Planned Parenthood — NOT!  … Read more

Schneiderman Respects Reproductive Rights!

June 29th, 2017

by Ruth Colburn On June 20th, in a much-welcomed victory, New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman introduced a lawsuit to “protect women from abuse and intimidation outside of a reproductive health clinic in Queens.” If successful, it would create a cushioning of 16 feet outside of the clinic to guarantee women have the freedom to  … Read more

An Amazing Evening!

May 25th, 2017

A True Call to Action – with Barkman, Davis, L-P, and Murphy! An evening where the past met the present and possibly the future!  

Reproductive Rights: Now You Have Them – Now You Don’t!

May 11th, 2017

On May 23, 2017, join us for an educational forum to discuss the national reproductive rights landscape as it has changed since Roe v. Wade was decided in 1973, and how the Trump Administration has already impacted women’s health choices. We will examine what it mean for abortion to be a state’s rights issue and  … Read more

A Mother’s Day Gift for the Future

May 11th, 2017

This Mother’s Day, give your mom a gift that says, “In your name, I am committed to making the future a better place, so that the past will not become the present, or our daughters’ future.” This should NEVER be anyone’s life story ever again.     Honor Your Mother this Mother’s Day with a  … Read more

IDC Members Vote “NO” to Planned Parenthood Funding

April 14th, 2017

  On April 4, 2017, NYS Senator Persaud introduced an amendment to the NYS budget that proposed emergency funding for Planned Parenthood if and when the federal government cut funding to the organization. In her comments, Senator Persaud detailed the need for the services and the people who rely on them. All 8 IDC members  … Read more