Intent of 6-Week Abortion Bans

By Estella Johnson This group of articles, in the bulleted posts below, discusses one of the most blatant attacks on a woman’s right to choose: the six-week ban, also known as the heartbeat bill. These bills—which several states have tried to establish as law in…

A Constitutional Amendment? Not with the IDC!

Governor Cuomo has proposed a New York State constitutional amendment codifying Roe v. Wade in State law. That sounds great. But here’s the problem: this process would take four years at the very least. (And that’s only if we get rid of the IDC!) Why? Because passing a constitutional amendment…

Where we go from here

Dear Friends, There is no other way to say it - the outcome of yesterday’s elections is devastating for all of us, the adverse impact unfathomable. Whatever your focus is - reproductive rights, education, federal parklands or voter rights, we have all been left gasping…