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.
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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.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on April 22, 2014 Updated: April 22, 2014
Her case fits into the troubling trend of criminalizing pregnant women, even when there's no evidence their drug use actually harmed their child.
by Bryce Covert Posted on April 17, 2014 Updated: April 17, 2014
Kimberly Erin Caselman has filed a lawsuit against the company, alleging its company-wide policy to put pregnant workers on leave violates the law.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on April 15, 2014 Updated: April 15, 2014
It's poised to become the first state to charge women with assault if they use drugs during pregnancy.