Reproductive Rights

Megyn Kelly Misrepresented My Article About Contraception
I'm an OB-GYN. She's Not.
July 18, 2014

I'm an OB-GYN. She's not. 

Obamacare Is Working, But Some Insurers Are Behaving Badly
July 10, 2014

Many more Americans are getting health coverage, but some of their insurers aren't behaving very well.

The Medical Facts About Birth Control and Hobby Lobby—From an OB/GYN
July 06, 2014

Conservatives have some serious misconceptions about how contraception works. An OB/GYN sets the record straight.

The Hobby Lobby Decision Is Coming Soon—and It Won't Just Affect Contraception
June 22, 2014

A win for Hobby Lobby and Conestoga Wood could have far-reaching implications.

New Film Dramatizes the Severe Threat to Late-Term Abortion Doctors
September 18, 2013

The new documentary After Tiller, about the only four doctors in America who still openly provide third-trimester abortions in the wake of George Tiller’s murder in 2009, emphasizes that its subjects are living under siege. LeRoy Carhart recounts the night anti-abortion activists set fire to the stable he runs with his wife and daughter, burning 21 of their horses to death. Susan Robinson, standing in her sunlit kitchen, remembers that a federal marshal once tried to comfort her by pronouncing her house “a hard shot even with a sniper rifle.”

Meet the New Anti-Adoption Movement
The surprising next frontier in reproductive justice
September 01, 2013

For a long time, Claudia Corrigan D’Arcy thought of herself as an adoption success story. Pregnant at 18 from an affair with her boss, she denied the pregnancy until her coworkers began to notice.

The Five Worst Things About Texas's Abortion Law—and Three Ways to Fight It
July 18, 2013

All eyes were on Texas last month when hundreds of orange-clad women flooded Austin to protest an omnibus abortion bill, and state Senator Wendy Davis stayed on her feet for thirteen hours to filibuster it out of existence.

The Wealthy Woman Behind Wendy Davis
Amber Mostyn's deep pockets push for women's rights in Texas—and, increasingly, nationwide
July 08, 2013

Now that Texas Senator Wendy Davis’s filibuster has catapulted her to political stardom, Democrats across the state and country are calling on her to run for governor next year.

On "Fetal Homicide," Where Are the Feminists?
The debate about feticide has taken a back seat to abortion
May 27, 2013

The debate about feticide has taken a back seat to abortion.

In Gosnell Verdict, Both Sides Claim Victory
Pro-life and pro-choice groups talk past each other, even when they're celebrating
May 14, 2013

Pro-life and pro-choice groups talk past each other, even when they're celebrating.