by Bryce Covert Posted on July 15, 2014
Discriminating based on pregnancy has been illegal for some time, but employers keep doing it anyway.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on July 11, 2014 Updated: July 11, 2014
"These punitive measures are proven to be ineffective, and yet our state chooses to waste tax dollars locking up women instead of getting them the health care they need."
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on July 7, 2014 Updated: July 8, 2014
Industrialized nations are struggling to spur population growth, and assumptions about women's role in society are partly to blame.
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by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on May 22, 2014 Updated: May 22, 2014
It's just one more example of shaming the teens who get pregnant, instead of supporting them as they try to raise their children.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on May 6, 2014
A woman giving birth in America is more than twice as likely to die as a woman in Saudi Arabia or China.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on May 5, 2014 Updated: May 5, 2014
The kids are all right, but most American adults don't believe it.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on May 1, 2014
May is Teen Pregnancy Prevention Month, which often devolves into an excuse for blaming young women for their bad choices.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on April 29, 2014 Updated: May 6, 2014
She wanted to hide her pregnancy from big data. How hard could that be? Turns out hiding from Google and Facebook is almost impossible.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on April 27, 2014 Updated: April 27, 2014
"She knows -- this woman knows -- that young girls are getting pregnant in the African-American community. It's about 70 percent out of wedlock. She knows and doesn't seem to care."
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on April 25, 2014
Lawmakers were inspired by a high-profile case in Texas where a brain-dead pregnant woman's family fought to remove her from machines.