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Opinion: My Valentine Invitation

by Christy Turlington Burns, as originally posted on The Huffington Post This February contains a plethora of important events — almost too many to name. There’s Valentine’s Day, the start … Continue reading

February 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Opinion: Why Birth Control Is Still a Big Idea

By Melinda Gates I spent most of my time this year advocating for better access to family planning around the world. Early on, I told everybody who would listen that … Continue reading

November 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

Opinion: Getting Reproductive Rights out of Politics

By Nancy Northup When I tell people that I work on reproductive rights, most immediately assume I’m engaged in partisan election battles. “Nope,” I respond, “I’m working to get reproductive … Continue reading

November 10, 2012 · Leave a comment

Opinion: How Romney Would Treat Women

By NICHOLAS D. KRISTOf IN this year’s campaign furor over a supposed “war on women,” involving birth control and abortion, the assumption is that the audience worrying about these issues … Continue reading

November 4, 2012 · Leave a comment