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What if Roe is overturned?

Amy Weintraub, Reproductive Rights Program Director with Progress Florida, discusses a post-Roe world and self-managed abortion in this op-ed.

Anna Eskamani elected in HD 47

Eskamani, a young progressive activist and former Planned Parenthood official, defeated Republican businessman and former political consultant Stockton Reeves to take HD 47, 57 percent to 43 percent, flipping the seat currently held by Republican state Rep. Mike Miller.

Conservative Christian Group Sued for Spamming Florida Residents to Support Brett Kavanaugh

In the weeks leading up to Brett Kavanaugh’s October 6 confirmation as a Supreme Court justice (which seems a lifetime ago), a conservative Christian nonprofit organization bombarded Florida residents with text messages urging support for the judge and claiming “a good man is under attack and needs your help,” according to a lawsuit filed in Florida’s Southern District Court.

Pro-life group holds rally at FSU

“I do understand that there is free speech, but free speech shouldn’t be hurtful to students walking around,” said Millie Zehnder with Planned Parenthood Generation Action. “They’re not asking to be exposed to this. These pictures are very gruesome and if you want to talk about anti-abortion, you can do it in a calm way that is not hurtful.”

Anti-abortion group shocks FAU students with graphic photos

Most of the students at Florida Atlantic University ignored or dropped their heads and picked up their pace as they walked past a Jumbo Tron displaying a looped video of gruesome aborted fetuses at an anti-abortion event sponsored by Created Equal on Tuesday. 

STDs on the Rise in Southwest Florida

A recent report by the Centers for Disease Control found that a record number of people are contracting chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis. Rates of sexually transmitted diseases in Southwest Florida is also on the rise.