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Pro-Choice Friday News Rundown

  • Catholic bishop excoriates Arizona’s St. Joseph’s hospital for terminating a woman’s pregnancy in order to save her life. Apparently the term “pro-life” only covers the life of a fetus and not the life of a woman. Good to know! (AZ Central)
  • Anti-choice hypocrisy must be contagious in the state of Arizona. Gov. Jan Brewer: “Pro-life” when it comes to fetuses, but clearly “Anti-life” when it comes to her constituents who need life-saving organ transplants (Huff Po)
  • Teen parents talk legal, financial consequences of sex (USA Today)
  • Another state decides not to trust women: New Alaska abortion notification law takes effect (Reuters)
  • Oral contraceptives exonerated! It turns out, the pill is not responsible for the majority of the estrogen in our drinking water (Web MD)
  • Opponents of a woman’s right to choose are serving up a big helping of threatening, anti-choice rhetoric with a side of butterflies, cute puppies, smiling moons, hearts, and child-like alphabet letters. Sort of like a big unappetizing bowl of Anti-choice Lucky Charms! (Jezebel)

Pro-Choice Friday News Rundown

  • Study: Teen Girls More Likely to Have Risky Sex Than Teen Boys (Time)
  • Fighting the Black Anti-Abortion Campaign: Trusting Black Women (On The Issues)
  • Can anorexia lead to unplanned pregnancy? (Salon)
  • Fighting for our rights: The Center For Reproductive Rights Takes FDA Back to Court Over Morning-After Pill (CRR)
  • ‘Hyper-Texting’ Teens More Likely to Have Had Sex, Tried Drugs (Time)
  • What pro-lifers can learn from the Princeton abortion conference (Slate)
  • Is It Harmful to Take Emergency Contraception Multiple Times? (RH Reality Check)
  • Unintended pregnancies aren’t ‘accidents’ (LA Times)