Gender Equality

NCAVP mourns the death of Samuel Edmund Damián Valentín, a Latinx transgender man in Trujillo Alto, Puerto Rico

NCAVP mourns the death of Samuel Edmund Damián Valentín, a Latinx transgender man who was found dead on a highway in Trujillo Alto, Puerto Rico on January 9th. A woman driving in the early morning struck Samuel’s body, thinking it …

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NARAL Pro-Choice America Responds to Supreme Court’s Decision to Reinstate Restriction on Medication Abortion Care During Pandemic

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, January 12, 2021Contact: media@prochoiceamerica.org Washington, DC — Today, the U.S. Supreme Court allowed a U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) restriction forcing people to travel to a hospital, clinic, or medical office to access medication abortion …

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An Advocate

Knowing we are not alone in our vocational journey…to meaningful work, societal contribution, personal belonging, and more, often makes the way forward less daunting. Many of us have been shaped by life experiences and real or perceived promises of a …

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NARAL Pro-Choice America Calls for Trump’s Removal and Expulsion of Congressional Republicans Who Incited Violence and Treason

For Immediate Release: Thursday, January 7, 2021 Contact: media@prochoiceamerica.org Washington, DC —  After yesterday’s heinous attack on the U.S. Capitol by a mob of violent pro-Trump white supremacists hell-bent on overturning the results of the 2020 presidential election, NARAL Pro-Choice …

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Annual Report 2020

Amidst the significant challenges of Fiscal Year 2020 (FY2020)—from the global COVID-19 pandemic to rising authoritarianism to environmental degradation—Global Fund for Women’s model of feminist philanthropy continues to shift power and resources to communities most impacted by inequality and injustice. …

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NARAL Responds to President-Elect Biden’s Selection of Merrick Garland as Attorney General

For Immediate Release: Thursday, January 7, 2021 Contact: media@prochoiceamerica.org Washington, DC — Today, President-elect Joe Biden announced his plans to nominate Judge Merrick Garland as United States Attorney General and leader of the United States Department of Justice. Biden also announced …

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NARAL Pro-Choice America Congratulates Jon Ossoff on His Historic Victory in Georgia’s U.S. Senate Runoff Election

For Immediate Release: Thursday, January 7, 2021 Contact: media@prochoiceamerica.org Georgia — On Tuesday, voters in Georgia turned out in record numbers to elect NARAL-endorsed candidate Jon Ossoff, as well as Reverend Raphael Warnock, to the U.S. Senate. Ossoff’s victory over …

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NATIONAL LGBTQ TASK FORCE, NATIONAL LGBTQ TASK FORCE ACTION FUND CALL FOR “IMMEDIATE REMOVAL” OF PRESIDENT TRUMP BY USE OF THE 25TH AMENDMENT

(WASHINGTON, DC, JANUARY 6, 2021) STATEMENT BY REA CAREY, EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, NATIONAL LGBTQ TASK FORCE AND NATIONAL LGBTQ TASK FORCE ACTION FUND: “Donald Trump has been, continues to be, and will remain a threat to democracy, the U.S. Constitution, and human …

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NARAL Pro-Choice America Responds to Violence and Attempts to Thwart Democracy by Pro-Trump Insurrectionists in Washington, DC

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, January 6, 2021 Contact: media@prochoiceamerica.org Washington, DC —  NARAL Pro-Choice America President Ilyse Hogue released the following statement in response to pro-Trump insurrectionists storming the U.S. Capitol and waging violence in the Nation’s Capital: “Today’s events …

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NCAVP mourns the death of Courtney “Eshay” Key, a 25-year-old Black transgender woman in Chicago, IL

NCAVP mourns the death of Courtney “Eshay” Key, a 25-year-old Black transgender woman in Chicago, IL, who was fatally shot in the late hours of December 25. Friends and family of Courtney believe the death was a hate violence. Friends …

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NCAVP mourns the death of Jaheim “Barbie” Pugh, a 19-year-old Black gender non-conforming person in Prichard, AL

NCAVP mourns the death of Jaheim Pugh, also known as Bella Pugh and Jaheim Barbie, a 19-year-old Black gender non-conforming person in Prichard, AL. Jaheim was fatally shot on December 13. Bella, according to friends and family, went by both …

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NARAL Pro-Choice America Celebrates Reverend Raphael Warnock’s Historic Victory in Georgia’s U.S. Senate Special Election Runoff

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, January 6, 2021Contact: media@prochoiceamerica.org Georgia — Voters in Georgia made history yesterday, turning out in record numbers to elect NARAL-endorsed candidate Reverend Raphael Warnock to the U.S. Senate. In unseating anti-choice, anti-freedom Republican Senator Kelly Loeffler, …

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TASK FORCE NAMES TIFFANY TRAN SENIOR LEGISLATIVE MANAGER, CATHY RENNA ASSUMES ROLE OF COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR AFTER SERVING AS INTERIM

(January 4, 2021, Washington, DC) The National LGBTQ Task Force today announced the appointment of Tiffany Tran as Senior Legislative Manager and Cathy Renna transitioning to Communications Director after serving as interim director since May. Tiffany Tran joins the National …

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NARAL Pro-Choice America Celebrates Passage of Abortion Access Provisions in Massachusetts

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, December 29, 2020 Contact: media@prochoiceamerica.org; jon@prochoicemass.org Massachusetts—Today, the Massachusetts state legislature overrode Republican Governor Charlie Baker’s veto in order to enact legislation that removes critical barriers to accessing abortion care in Massachusetts. This legislation includes key …

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NARAL Pro-Choice America Responds to Trump Administration Attacking California for Safeguarding Reproductive Freedom

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, December 16, 2020 Contact: media@prochoiceamerica.org California — Today, the Trump administration announced an inhumane effort to try to strip California of at least $200 million in federal healthcare funds during a global pandemic. This politically motivated announcement in the final …

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Trump Administration Petitions Supreme Court to Undercut Medication Abortion Care During Global Pandemic

Washington — Yesterday, the Trump administration submitted yet another petition to the U.S. Supreme Court seeking to reinstate a U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) rule that requires patients to travel to a health center during a global pandemic in …

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