February 8th, 2017

A Constitutional Amendment? Not with the IDC!

Governor Cuomo has proposed a New York State constitutional amendment codifying Roe v. Wade in State law. That sounds great. But here’s the problem: this process would take four years at the very least. (And that’s only if we get rid of the IDC!) Why?
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January 22nd, 2017

On the Anniversary of Roe

Today marks the 44th anniversary of the U.S Supreme Court decision, Roe v. Wade, which recognized that women have a constitutional right to have control over their own bodies. Before Roe was decided on January 22, 1973, women fought for
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January 11th, 2017

Join Us for the Women’s March on New York City

On January 21st, New York will proudly join the international community to march in support of Choice Matters’ values. We will be there defending women’s reproductive rights, and calling on our NYS Governor, Senate and Assembly to make New York a Reproductive
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December 29th, 2016

If Not Now, WHEN? If Not Here, WHERE?

As we enter 2017, we must demand that Governor Cuomo STAND with the women of New York State. Governor Cuomo used his powers: 1. to pass the Marriage Equality Act; 2. to pass Sensible Gun Legislation, and 3. to pass Anti-Fracking Legislation.
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December 29th, 2016

Make NYS a Sanctuary for Reproductive Rights!

We can make New York State a Reproductive Rights Sanctuary – But Not Without Your Help! We Know Donald Trump intends to overturn Roe v. Wade. He confirmed that again on 60 Minutes, when he promised to appoint only “pro-life”
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November 21st, 2016

What Everyone who Voted for Trump Needs to Know

Thank you Occupy Democrats for this excellent video!

November 14th, 2016

Sad News About Our Founder Polly Rothstein

We are devastated to share the news that Polly Rothstein, founder of WCLA and pro-choice pioneer, has passed away. In 1970, three years before Roe v. Wade, New York State legalized abortion. Two years later, the New York State legislature moved
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November 14th, 2016

Trump recommits to overturning Roe v. Wade

In the aftermath of the election, the whole world is trying to figure out what Donald Trump really stands for. His supporters are attempting to gaslight the public and pretend that he did not make outrageous promises to jail his opponents,
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November 9th, 2016

Where we go from here

Dear Friends, There is no other way to say it – the outcome of yesterday’s elections is devastating for all of us, the adverse impact unfathomable. Whatever your focus is – reproductive rights, education, federal parklands or voter rights, we
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October 26th, 2016

A Few Salient Points for the Election

Be kind to your neighbor. Many people can’t get to the polls. Age, weather, physical impairments or simply no transportation can stop a person from voting. Don’t let that happen. Lend a hand and a ride. You can also call:
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