Tagged Abortion

Source: Health Affairs

OPINION: The Consequences of Defunding Planned Parenthood

By Zoe Smith Zeroing out federal funding for Planned Parenthood has serious implications for taxpayers and U.S. women that everyone should be aware of. The Republican party’s transparency concerning such issues, however, has been lacking. Speaker of the House Paul Ryan has stated repeatedly in the press that defunding Planned Parenthood is part of the Republican Party’s agenda in…

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OPINION: Is There Room for Pro-Life Women in Feminism?

By Rachael Andrews After the Women’s March on Washington on January 21, a day after Donald Trump’s inauguration, drew historic crowds and brought together women from all over the country to D.C., Emily Crockett of Vox wrote an article titled, “Can you be a pro-life feminist? The Women’s March on Washington offered some insights,” and…

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Brazil, Women, and the Olympics
The Real Victim of Zika

By Priyanka Ghosh This article originally appeared in the Spring 2016 edition of the GPR magazine. The first sign of the Zika virus in the Americas appeared last May in Brazil, but it wasn’t until August of 2015 that a team of doctors in Oswaldo Cruz Hospital in the northeastern state of Pernambuco, Brazil, discovered…

WARNING: Graphic Content on Display

Debating the use of graphic anti-abortion images in UGA’s Tate Plaza By: Jacqueline Van De Velde On Sept. 23 through 24, a six-foot tall display featuring a large image of an aborted fetus stood in the Tate Plaza. The image was accompanied by a series of images of developing fetuses and people with the caption…

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