The acting president and CEO of Planned Parenthood Federation of America and the Planned Parenthood Action Fund spoke with Rewire.News about the past, present, and future of birth control.
This is something worth celebrating—it’s also reproductive justice, actualized.
"The effect [of the COVID-19 outbreak] on people accessing abortion care is considerable, especially in those states that have limited access."
Black women are two to three times more likely to get fibroids than our white female counterparts. We are also more likely to experience implicit bias and be disempowered by our health-care system.
We haven't convinced everyone to wear condoms, but there are certainly lessons to be learned from decades of trying that we can apply to this moment with face masks.