reproductive healthcare Black patient

The pandemic exposed persistent racial inequalities in birth and maternal healthcare. These federal bills could address the problem.

menstrual products

For too many low-income people, menstrual products are inaccessible and unaffordable. Federal and state government should take action to solve period poverty.

abortion rights protest

Comparing the fight for abortion rights in Germany and the U.S., suggests that the right to privacy was never enough to secure abortion access across class and racial lines.

Hospital Coronavirus Emergency Department Ward: Doctors wearing Coveralls, Face Masks Treat, Cure and Save Lives of Patients. Focus on Biohazard Sign on Door, Background Blurred Out of Focus

Foreign-born Minnesotans—particularly men—were twice as likely to die from COVID in 2020.

Close up on a file tab with the word employees plus a note with the text "sick leaves"

The U.S. lags on paid leave. Why is the FMLA so progressive in other ways?

A Pro-Life woman clashes with a group of Pro-Choice demonstrators at the U.S. Supreme Court.

Dobbs v. Jackson will decide whether the U.S. follows the autocrats or liberal democracies.