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Rep. Steve King wants the media to apologize for reporting that he said rape and incest were necessary

King was arguing in favor of an abortion ban with no exceptions for pregnancies that resulted from rape or incest when he made the comment at an Iowa event last week.

Planned Parenthood just forfeited $60 million in federal funding so they don’t have to comply with a rule that bans abortions

The rule blocks federal Title X funding from going to clinics that provide abortion services or offer referrals to other abortion providers.

Pressure grows on GOP Rep. Steve King to resign after he asked if there would be ‘any population left’ without pregnancies from rape and i...

Republicans and Democrats have reacted with shock and incredulity at remarks by Iowa Rep. Steve King on rape and incest.

Rep. Steve King questioned whether there would be ‘any population left’ without pregnancies from rape and incest

In January, King lost his committee assignments after questioning how terms like "white supremacist" became offensive in an interview.
The author, Emma Witman, moved from a liberal city to a small town in Georgia to work at the local newspaper.

I’m a liberal who moved to a conservative town — here are the most shocking things I discovered about how conservatives see the world...

Many of my political views were challenged during my time in a conservative town, and I was shocked to discover certain aspects of life there.
Indian schoolboys walk past a billboard in New Delhi on July 9, 2010, encouraging the birth of girls. Women in India often abort pregnancies if they learn they are bearing a female child.

Authorities in India are investigating a disturbing trend where mothers in 132 villages have given birth only to baby boys

Out of 216 babies born within the last three months in 132 villages in Uttarkashi, not a single girl birth has been recorded.

A New York public-school principal has resigned after a teacher showed her class a video of anti-abortion activists pretending to be an unborn fetus

Three months after a New York City teacher was criticized for showing her class an anti-abortion video, the school's principal is stepping down.

After just 8 months, the head of Planned Parenthood is out

Planned Parenthood has removed Leana Wen as president of the organization, after only eight months on the job.
A man wears a "I stand with Planned Parenthood" shirt at a protest against recently passed abortion ban bills at the Georgia State Capitol building, on May 21, 2019 in Atlanta, Georgia.

Reproductive rights groups are suing to keep Georgia’s restrictive abortion ban from ever going into effect

The ACLU, the Center for Reproductive Rights, and Planned Parenthood filed a lawsuit on Friday challenging Georgia's abortion ban.

Amy Klobuchar drew loud cheers when she reminded Washington Gov. Jay Inslee that there are 3 women on the Democratic debate stage Wednesday ‘who...

The debate over reproductive rights and women's access to abortion has exploded in recent months, with new restrictions in states across the country.