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Indiana judge blocks anti-abortion law passed under Mike Pence

By Addy Baird, thinkprogress.com A federal judge has issued a permanent injunction against an Indiana law that would have prohibited abortions sought specifically because the...

Shonda Rhimes joins national board for Planned Parenthood

By Danielle Pointdujour, ebony.com Each week, millions tune in to watch the intricate story lines created by Shonda Rhimes come to life on their television...

Mike Pence breaks tie as Senate passes anti-Planned Parenthood bill

By Nicole Gaudiano, USA TODAY Vice President Pence cast a tie-breaking Senate vote Thursday to pass legislation that will allow states to withhold federal funds...

White House threatens to defund planned parenthood if they don’t stop...

By Paula Rogo, essence.com The White House informally asked Planned Parenthood to discontinue providing abortions if they still wanted access to millions in federal funding,...

How Planned Parenthood made it possible for low-income women like me...

By Maureen Miller, Columbia University Medical Center/The Conversation Planned Parenthood has allowed generations of low-income women to survive childbirth, to combat sexually transmitted infections (STIs)...

Obama administration blocks states from cutting off grants to Planned Parenthood

By Sandhya Somashekhar, washingtonpost.com The Obama administration took steps Wednesday to block states from cutting off federal family planning grants to Planned Parenthood, finalizing a...