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The only media nonprofit dedicated to reporting on repro and sexual health, rights, and justice. Home of @angryblacklady chronicles, @Hegemommy, and #TeamLegal

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Retweeted by Rewire.NewsU.S. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos makes hollow claims about her commitment to domestic violence victims. Student… https://t.co/XejH9mUN5PFifteen-year-old Hannah Watters knew she was violating her school’s code of conduct when she posted photographs of… https://t.co/DBSo0KcSF4According to Dr. Bhavik Kumar, medical director of primary and trans care at @PPFA, hormonal birth control has been… https://t.co/t7qwoj9JxOAfrican-American women only earn 64 cents to every dollar earned by non-Hispanic white men, according to the NWLC a… https://t.co/ETNP84IclbHow can a person parent their children in a safe and healthy environment if they don’t have stable housing??? 🤔 https://t.co/MQFHgdUX3rOur friends at @JanesDueProcess are doing important work for teens' access to birth control and abortion every sing… https://t.co/FcxSDu9NQV
Retweeted by Rewire.NewsConsidering that 19 percent of undergraduate students live with a disability, institutions of higher learning shoul… https://t.co/pCNu9Jdq5LYes! So many parallels between HIV/condoms and COVID/masks, and lessons from HIV messaging that apply now. I think… https://t.co/R443Pca3ex
Retweeted by Rewire.NewsVolunteers at the Jane’s Due Process text line are trained to help teens strategize how to access the care they nee… https://t.co/QFNisj4x59In a couple of days, Betsy DeVos’ new rule governing Title IX—a federal civil rights law that requires schools to r… https://t.co/MWQMLSa2XFIf the new Title IX rule goes into effect on Friday, student survivors will bear the brunt of an education system t… https://t.co/vVZHL9PN7eAccording to FiveThirtyEight's tracking, in the 116th Congress, Kamala Harris ranks 99th out of 100 for voting in l… https://t.co/MnIlfYuISMBlack women specifically face a larger wage gap than women overall, and their Equal Pay Day comes more than two mon… https://t.co/0ylrtv3pfG"I’m in a relationship with my birth control, and, yes, it’s serious. I can confidently say hormonal birth control… https://t.co/Ef8VgIjGO0Students’ rights to free speech don't stop at the schoolhouse doors. Just ask the Supreme Court. 👇 https://t.co/GL5KX6dpl7❤❤❤ https://t.co/3tnI2jeplh
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8/13
2020
In many states, sex ed curricula isn’t required to be comprehensive or medically accurate; abstinence-only is the n… https://t.co/ZZ2EFWHRgOLISTEN UP: If you're having trouble finding funding for your abortion and don't know where to look, we have the ans… https://t.co/sErMyAjGhp“Doing this work can weigh heavy—we know that even with all of the work that is being done to uplift issues around… https://t.co/LK3E2YB43JFor many people, COVID-19 is the first pandemic that has uprooted their lives. But for long-term survivors of HIV/A… https://t.co/bNdVHShPAaRestrictions on training are not unusual, and it can prevent medical professionals from providing good care.… https://t.co/2UBwnYOK3R
Retweeted by Rewire.NewsQuestion of the day: Are you still wearing your mask out in public? 👀 If not, you should be!… https://t.co/UtP3dm7kMUBetsy DeVos is creating a system that will leave student survivors without recourse and make campuses less safe. *… https://t.co/E1yOI5KI9P"I need my IUD to treat a health condition—and to have sex. Both are crucial." https://t.co/Y3cYVMprfPTHREAD https://t.co/2IORu7Zf2e
Retweeted by Rewire.NewsMy journey to feeling a sense of self-determination over my body and repro health began when I was in elementary sc… https://t.co/hVdCcFxOaYBruce Ward, who’s been living with AIDS since the ’80s while working on the frontlines of the epidemic, said the CO… https://t.co/pkJ925b2c8Only around two dozen states explicitly allow all people under 18 to access birth control without first getting a p… https://t.co/fEWqx01XcdKwajelyn Jackson, executive director at @FWHC, a partner organization to @BlkMamasMatter, speaks at a protest again… https://t.co/qDQTvkKScI✅Harris is the first Black woman at the top of a major party ticket. ✅The first Asian American. ✅The first grad… https://t.co/agdqwR2tH1We haven't convinced everyone to wear condoms, but there are certainly lessons to be learned from decades of trying… https://t.co/fCuGjPT0fSSex education should give students the tools to take ownership of their lives and bodies so that they can feel empo… https://t.co/kDTiMjM0kx
8/12
2020
Will the hospital be short-staffed? Will my prenatal appointments be canceled? Will my infant be exposed to COVID-1… https://t.co/MdtB9Pa8bt👇 https://t.co/grSV7wf5NU
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Retweeted by Rewire.NewsHarris DID vote for the Stop Enabling Sex Traffickers Act (SESTA), a federal anti-trafficking law that many sex wor… https://t.co/pdiTZjEtxVHarris was also a co-sponsor of the Equality Act which would protect LGBTQ people against discrimination in employm… https://t.co/XmeJJNNhqiHarris ALSO has called for the protection of abortion rights at the federal level, including a Voting Rights Act st… https://t.co/wrkxD9uWKyAnd who could forget her performance during the Kavanaugh confirmation hearings, grilling both Kavanaugh and her Se… https://t.co/3pIYLkxjPlIn 2019 Harris was one of three co-sponsors in the Senate of a bill to end the Hyde Amendment for good. https://t.co/QjBURP4PNKSenator Harris introduced legislation aimed at addressing racial disparities in rates of maternal deaths across the… https://t.co/jf9RsqllaZAs California Attorney General she initiated the investigation into a series of heavily-edited videos wrongly claim… https://t.co/PXR8WMrB7ZUPDATE: Joe Biden announced Kamala Harris as his running mate. What does this mean for reproductive health, rights,… https://t.co/fwA61g8A7bI love this woman. Follow her. https://t.co/F24GQCbKe5
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Retweeted by Rewire.News"My period experience involved being doubled over in pain, suffering bouts of depression, and sneaking a heating pa… https://t.co/uRQMFT2zeKWe understand that going to an abortion clinic for a consultation can seem daunting, which is why partnered with… https://t.co/n8c0pxs9Ua"I don't know what I've lost to this pandemic yet. Maybe it's the child I'll never have; maybe it's the world I'd l… https://t.co/QCZcZ9avuJThe COVID-19 outbreak is drastically changing the way health-care workers in emergency rooms across the country ope… https://t.co/qvCnRnilHg"Within my family of five, we each approach our faith in nuanced ways according to our personal understandings of d… https://t.co/k7RblCjkm8Tuesday Olson alerted officers at the La Plata County Jail as soon as she started experiencing cramps and vaginal b… https://t.co/YsezhRtzZCNow is the time to take responsibility for both the past and the present, and to demand change! 👊 https://t.co/9eGiPzCE7NCheck it out y’all 😎 https://t.co/D8LwO0Dkza
Retweeted by Rewire.NewsLast month’s Supreme Court ruling in Little Sisters of the Poor v. Pennsylvania was a callous attack on the health… https://t.co/p4kY8obUgiCommunity-based birth centers, especially those led by people of color, honor, and respect cultural and spiritual t… https://t.co/POCWYNd4vX @Sydney_R_Butler Thank you for your support! 🤗"Don’t choose out-of-hospital birth because you’re scared. ... Really choose home birth or choose a midwife-assiste… https://t.co/xfywMe6ETxWhen we cloak our arguments for birth control in justifications about the benefits it provides other than pregnancy… https://t.co/PV9yE1ceRdMara Gandal-Powers, director of birth control access at the @nwlc, walked us through some basic birth control benef… https://t.co/V3vb7j4i7EThis decision is one of many that upholds employers’ rights to deny health-care protections to historically vulnera… https://t.co/ag6nZIh6ulJane's Due Process helps teens in Texas and beyond access birth control, STI testing and treatment, and other famil… https://t.co/G8QsvhPI3d
8/11
2020
Giving birth at home was once the norm, but after deliveries in the United States started taking place in hospitals… https://t.co/5eiNzxG5n9YESSSSS ❤️❤️❤️ https://t.co/HmCX2HmHV9
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Retweeted by Rewire.NewsThe good news is that most people will still have birth control after this decision because most employers want to… https://t.co/eq1ybPfworShould you choose to get an abortion, know that you are not alone! Thank you to @reba_fancy for breaking down how y… https://t.co/WBxbypN8N0As the gender makeup of people who are incarcerated changes, there has yet to be sufficient research or policy chan… https://t.co/Zked6DrIck"I wonder how a lack of support from families, friends, and community will impact our abilities to raise an infant… https://t.co/Hac4SnXTM5As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to strain hospitals across the U.S., there is an air of uncertainty for people w… https://t.co/5joW4PV491The pandemic is uniquely affecting expectant parents, as many unknowns surround COVID-19 and pregnancy. https://t.co/T36V4iLRldWe must act quickly to fortify established birth centers, and make birth centers a real option for birthing people… https://t.co/iGJDufId5AWe believe that significant change to reproductive health and rights is not only possible but also probable when we… https://t.co/MveWGLYwZCComing up: pieces on student birth control access; access to contraception for people with chronic illness; and the… https://t.co/e0YxCFXMdsConservatives invoke religious belief to justify their crusade to deny others access to contraception, but as this… https://t.co/yFlaL3ni3IHow can you find out if your health insurance plan includes contraception coverage? How worried should you be tha… https://t.co/f3bIaBTx3SFirst up: “What’s Next For Your Birth Control Coverage After Little Sister of the Poor” answers the “what now” ques… https://t.co/WGi6EbQWfoAt https://t.co/mdbqkHsy8R we’re looking back on the impact of the latest birth control decision... https://t.co/p74EkpmTyXAnd who could forget the first Supreme Court case over the birth control benefit way back in 2014?! https://t.co/UYy4nRVdElThe fight over the birth control benefit has been going on for YEARS. In fact, this is the THIRD case involving t… https://t.co/LD1sEjvfRCOne month ago the Supreme Court said the Trump Administration could move forward with rules that would let nearly a… https://t.co/oXRPqsoaT8Over 61 million women have birth control coverage thanks to the birth control benefit—but we anticipate several hun… https://t.co/t1r2KQQxkxThank you @RepSchakowsky for this op-ed explaining how the #HelmsAmendment "hinders billions of individuals from be… https://t.co/O85GL7BfjU
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8/10
2020
Advocates hope the Texas State Board of Education will not only pass medically accurate sex ed for the state’s publ… https://t.co/wAHwLoAXAdAs we move to teaching online we MUST make our classes accessible to ALL students. Want to learn how? I’ll drop lin… https://t.co/7H1U67Pt8l
Retweeted by Rewire.News"My suggestion for instructors looking to spice up the classroom with true flexibility, regardless if they’re teach… https://t.co/NtjK0s54QIMy latest for @Rewire_News: A majority of teaching hospitals restrict abortions beyond state law, limiting their st… https://t.co/63kHvEXRFb
Retweeted by Rewire.NewsA spike in potentially deadly syphilis infections in fetuses and infants represents a massive failure of prevention… https://t.co/3P28vdHG8z
8/9
2020
It is not enough to say that we advocate for “culturally responsive” sex ed. We have to show that our sex education… https://t.co/aPi0ZmByXNSex education should give students the tools to take ownership of their lives and bodies so that they can feel empo… https://t.co/aV9iK7AVT8Before sending nudes, here are some critical Q's to ask yourself: 1️⃣ What parts of my body am I willing to show?… https://t.co/3TlRuwMCbXWhen we cloak our arguments for birth control in justifications about the benefits it provides other than pregnancy… https://t.co/iiHONmmnlB
8/8
2020
Until the government pulls itself together, we can start channeling the spirit of Leslie Kennedy and the CSU system… https://t.co/GXiNFfGD6bMilleson is currently undecided about her specialty and doesn’t think the lack of instruction in abortion will nece… https://t.co/3VVNT6IVDhTimes are tough right now, and if you don’t want to masturbate, know that no part of you is “broken.” https://t.co/fEQh3q2oV9“Yes, we should expand abortion care—just like we should expand education—and we should expand access to contracept… https://t.co/ypG4beJq2Y
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8/7
2020

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