Chaleigh Craft

Women's rights activists won a partial victory in Texas recently, but it is no time to celebrate. The anti-abortion forces are on the attack in state after state. more

Oct 30, 2013 8:05 PM Op-Eds

Sept. 14 marks the 135th birthday of Margaret Sanger, the pioneer for women's rights and contraception. If she were here today, she would be horrified that we're still fighting some of her old battles.Sanger led the birth control movement in Amer... more

Sep 14, 2013 8:23 PM Op-Eds

While anti-abortion fanatics ate their donated Chick-Fil-A sandwiches and watched a Christian rock concert taking place on the steps of the Texas capitol on Monday, pro-choice activists got to work.A group of girls sat on the lawn screen-printing... more

Jul 9, 2013 9:08 PM Dispatches

Gov. Rick Perry (R) is doing a Texas two-step with the truth: His attempt to ban abortion by unnecessary clinic regulation is both bad medicine and bad social policy.As a young woman standing in this intersection of misogyny and conservative stro... more

Jul 2, 2013 5:09 PM Dispatches