Blog of Rights


Glee Rocks Sex Ed

By Becca Cadoff, Reproductive Freedom Project & Dahlia Ward, ACLU at 6:07pm

Full disclosure: We're total Gleeks. We love the show and were so excited for this week's episode, Sexy, where Gwyneth Paltrow returns as a substitute sex ed teacher, Holly Holliday. And we were not disappointed! Glee dove into sex education in…

Despicable: Stop the Assault on Women's Health

Despicable: Stop the Assault on Women's Health

By Dahlia Ward, ACLU at 6:31pm

Earlier this afternoon, the House of Representatives hit a new low when it voted 240-185 in favor of an extreme amendment to eliminate all federal funding for Planned Parenthood. This would immediately jeopardize the health of millions of women, men…

South Dakota Abortion Ban: The Sequel

By Dahlia Ward, ACLU at 3:03pm

As I walked along the manicured lawns of South Dakota this past weekend knocking on doors adorned with Halloween decorations and asking people to vote to protect reproductive freedom this November, one thing became clear: people here love their…

Decisive Victory for Reproductive Freedom in Colorado (Again)

By Dahlia Ward, ACLU at 5:23pm

While the pundits debate the aftermath of the midterm elections, it’s worth noting that there was one bright spot on election night — Colorado. For the second time in two years, voters in Colorado rejected a ballot initiative that could…

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