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Letter in Opposition to the Nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court

See PDF version here August 31, 2018   Chairman Chuck Grassley Committee on the Judiciary United States Senate   Ranking Member Dianne Feinstein Committee on the Judiciary United States Senate   Dear Chairman Grassley and Ranking Member Feinstein,   On behalf of the Feminist Majority Foundation, a national organization dedicated to women’s equality, reproductive health,...
Texas Providers Ask Supreme Court to Block Restrictive Abortion Law

Texas Providers Ask Supreme Court to Block Restrictive Abortion Law

Reproductive health care providers in Texas have asked the US Supreme Court to block enforcement of unnecessary, harmful abortion restrictions in Texas that have closed all but eight of the state's abortion clinics overnight.
Court Sentences Seven Men for Gang Rape in Afghanistan

Court Sentences Seven Men for Gang Rape in Afghanistan

The vicious public attack received national attention and sparked outrage among Afghan women leaders.
Hobby Lobby Ruling May Reach All Forms of Contraception

Hobby Lobby Ruling May Reach All Forms of Contraception

The US Supreme Court on Tuesday issued a series of orders suggesting that its decision in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby applies to all forms of contraception and not just the methods at issue in the Hobby Lobby case.
Around the World, Mother's Day Is A Call to Action

Around the World, Mother’s Day Is A Call to Action

Becoming a mother didn't cost me my life, and it didn't cost my daughter hers either. Some moms aren’t so lucky.
The Affordable Care Act Makes the Gift of Health Insurance Possible

The Affordable Care Act Makes the Gift of Health Insurance Possible

My mom sat down, went on Healthcare.gov, discovered that she qualified for a tax credit to help her afford quality health insurance, and then found 86 health plans from which to choose. All in less than 10 minutes.