Yale University faces a fine of $165,000 for multiple violations of the Clery Act, while Occidental College has become the subject of a DOE Office of Civil Rights investigation.
Posted Wednesday, May 22, 2013 by Jenn Nowicki
Under the Affordable Care Act, health care plans will include benefits such as prescription drugs, maternity care, and mental-health care, which most nongroup plans exclude today.
Posted Wednesday, May 22, 2013 by Maura Calsyn and Lindsay Rosenthal
National Women’s Liberation organized actions across the country last week to push for universal, over-the-counter availability of Plan B.
“Everybody believes that teenagers who can talk to their parents fare better, that the outcomes are much better,” said a Planned Parenthood representative. “But this bill is not going to force the families that are not healthy to be healthy.”
Posted Friday, May 17, 2013 by Jenn Nowicki
At least 4,400 disabled children of low- and middle-income families receive help from Medicaid in Colorado. Here’s their story.
The outcome of an appeal filed by the Administration on Monday will determine whether emergency contraception remains restricted or becomes opened to girls and women of all ages.
Posted Thursday, May 16, 2013 by Anya Callahan
Unprecedented restrictions on abortions in the United States fly in the face of growing international support for women’s reproductive health.
Posted Tuesday, May 14, 2013 by Jenn Nowicki
Just click: ‘I Need an Abortion.’
Live Action, an anti-abortion group, is trying to catch a doctor breaking the law. They haven’t been successful.
Posted Tuesday, May 7, 2013 by Dahlia Grossman-Heinze
And, for that matter, a federal judge, too.
Posted Wednesday, May 1, 2013 by Anya Callahan
Need a quick refresher on the Affordable Care Act? Check out the latest installment of our “On the Issues” video series.
We think this student deserves a whole lot of things…
Posted Thursday, April 25, 2013 by Aviva Shen
Restrictive abortion legislation is being taken up in states across the country. Check out this Campus Progress interactive graphic to see who is saying what about your reproductive health.
An amendment to the Ohio budget could grant more students in-state tuition, or it could take away their voting rights.
Posted Tuesday, April 23, 2013 by James King
Basic health care doesn’t seem to be so essential in the eyes of state lawmakers.
Posted Monday, April 22, 2013 by Anya Callahan
Boston College baned condom distribution to students just in time for the first National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day.
Posted Thursday, April 11, 2013 by Aditi Pai
The morning after pill is now available on grocery-store shelves around the country. But is that enough?
Posted Thursday, April 11, 2013 by Anya Callahan
This week marks the first National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day. Get out, and join the youth movement for a cure.
Posted Tuesday, April 9, 2013 by Charles Dipasquale
This year some state legislatures have been successful in passing some of the most restrictive abortion laws that the country has ever seen, despite questions about the constitutionality of their efforts.
Posted Wednesday, April 3, 2013 by Molly Miller
Ableist words are so prevalent and normalized, they’re barely detectable—and that’s dangerous.
Posted Tuesday, April 2, 2013 by Molly Savard