Pro-Choice Friday News Rundown

  • More bad news for women in our state: Arizona’s abortion providers are disappearing (Ms. Magazine)
  • The Latest Figures on American Motherhood: Among them: 1 in 4 women who had a baby between June 2007 and June 2008 were living in poverty (Time)
  • The big lie about abortion and mental health (Wa Po)
  • New (and improved!) sex-ed program in Michigan exposes teens to the costs of raising children (Lansing State Journal)
  • Anti-abortion pastor found guilty of stalking NC abortion providers (TPM)
  • Does providing access to Birth Control promote sexual activity among teens? Here’s a hint: Nope. (Sacramento Bee)
  • Notorious, and heroic Nebraska abortion provider moving practice to other states due to Nebraska’s new (and un-improved) abortion restrictions (Reuters)
  • And the “Making Things Up” award goes to…Sarah Palin, who claims the Health Care Act “will cause more abortions” (Dallas News)