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Why is the Obama administration still funding anti-gay, anti-choice conservative religious groups?

TweetOver at The Nation, Andy Kopsa has a damning long-read about how the Obama administration is still funding anti-gay, anti-choice conservative religious groups–despite the President’s promises that, under his watch, tax payer money wouldn’t go towards groups that discriminate, proselytize, or are just plain ineffective.  Tweet
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Google is cracking down on deceptive crisis pregnancy center ads

TweetThis is great news: Google is removing Web search ads for some “crisis pregnancy centers,” after an investigation by NARAL Pro-Choice America found evidence that the ads violate Google’s policy against deceptive advertising. “We have no problem with crisis pregnancy centers advertising online; we have no problem with their existing,” said Illyse Hogue, president of [...]
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Maps of the Day: Texas’ abortion clinics vs. crisis pregnancy centers

TweetHere’s a sobering visual of the state of abortion access in Texas via RH Reality Check. According to Whole Woman’s Health, a group of reproductive health centers in Texas, here are all the crisis pregnancy centers in the Lone Star State. There are at least 108. Looks like you can’t throw a stone without hitting a facility looking [...]
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Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

Tweet#fuckcispeople is trending on Twitter. Read it. The Ohio “heartbeat” bill to ban abortion after six weeks is back. Dream Defenders leave capitol: “our work has grown too big for these halls.” A NARAL intern went undercover at a crisis pregnancy center. Six facts about Harriet Tubman that have nothing to do with Russell Simmons. [...]
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How are “crisis pregnancy centers” funded?

TweetNARAL president and overall BAMF Ilyse Hogue published a piece in the Nation yesterday calling out “crisis pregnancy centers” (CPCs) for what they really are: traps to obstruct pregnant people from accessing abortion care. As we’ve written about before, these centers dishonestly advertise to those considering termination, pretending to be abortion clinics. Employees then dissuade [...]
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