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Stories by Cynthia L. Cooper
Ideology Should Not Play a Role in Reproductive Rights
Posted on: Aug 13, 2008, Source: Women's eNews
A political shift to the right has imperiled reproductive rights in many states.
The Medical Right Wants to Deny You Health Care
Posted on: Jun 8, 2008, Source: The Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice
Christian medical groups have started a major campaign to demand that physicians be permitted to refuse medical care to patients.
The Medical Right Falls Hard for Ultrasounds -- At the Expense of Women's Health
Posted on: Feb 26, 2008, Source: RH Reality Check
Ultrasounds are the latest trend in anti-choice activism. But what "pro-lifers" won't tell you is that they are putting pregnant women at risk.
Family Planners Stand Up To Right-Wing Boycott
Posted on: Jul 17, 2005, Source: Women's eNews
A well-funded conservative Christian boycott of Planned Parenthood has expanded beyond abortion clinics, but the organization and its supporters are fighting back.
The Contraception Museum
Posted on: May 20, 2005, Source: Women's eNews
A new museum reminds us that contraception devices are as old as sex itself.
Battle for Choice Rages Through States
Posted on: Mar 6, 2005, Source: Women's eNews
As state legislatures face a deluge of anti-abortion proposals, pro-choice activists are hustling to stem further losses to reproductive health rights.
Three Giant Steps Backward
Posted on: Jan 31, 2005, Source: In These Times
At a time when religious fundamentalists are gaining ground, Democratic Party leadership is wavering on reproductive rights.
The Third Time Is the Charm?
Posted on: Sep 14, 2004, Source: Women's eNews
For the third time, a judge has declared the so-called Partial Birth Abortion Ban Act unconstitutional. The ruling could spell the end of the 2003 ban.
The GOP's Silent Majority
Posted on: Jul 1, 2004, Source: Women's eNews
After a recent poll determined that most Republicans support a woman's right to choose, a pro-choice Republican bloc prepares for a turf war at the upcoming convention.
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