While women’s reproductive health care goes into a religious tailspin in the United States, other countries are expanding access — examples we need to emulate. For instance, France’s health minister, Olivier Véran, has announced that all women under the age of 25 will be offered free contraception. This means that starting next year, young women […]
There’s a glaring contradiction at the heart of the Religious Right’s approach toward sex education.
The right to sterilization — the decision to permanently prevent pregnancy — is threatened all over the country because of religiously affiliated hospitals and medical facilities.
This week, the Freedom From Religion Foundation showed that it really isn’t afraid of controversy.
Yesterday I had the opportunity to speak in the Wisconsin Capitol on a proposed bill that would make it illegal for the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health to train its obstetrics and gynecology residents in how to perform abortions.
Catholic bishops will now determine the contraceptive rights of working U.S. women.
After the debut of Margaret Atwood’s “The Handmaid’s Tale,” President Trump appointed an anti-abortion activist who claims “contraception doesn’t work.”
Pennsylvania nun (Photo: Justin Vacula) Did you know “contraception kills”? That’s what an intrepid coterie of FFRF’ers was told by true believers when we counterpicketed a June 8 rally conducted by the Roman Catholic Church at the federal courthouse here in Madison, Wis. I held a sign, “Quit the Church,” accompanied by about 20 other […]