As you may have heard in the news last week, South Carolina barely won the coveted position of the 49th state to end the antiquated, medically unnecessary, and discriminatory practice of segregating HIV-positive prison inmates. That leaves Alabama. Seeing how …Read More After the Jump
We stand together, a unified voice of reason, in support of age appropriate reproductive health education and access to reproductive health counseling and services for all South Carolinians.
The right to privacy frames so many of our reproductive protections. Take for example Griswold v. Connecticut (1965) which decided that a state cannot outlaw contraceptives due to the “right to marital privacy.” And who can forget the epic legal …Read More After the Jump
Tell Them members protect reproductive rights of all South Carolinians The 119th Session of the South Carolina General Assembly ended on Thursday (they will be meeting this week to discuss the budget). Over the past 2 years, Tell Them advocates …Read More After the Jump
Thank SC Senators for protecting the rights of victims of rape and incest Late yesterday afternoon, Senator Bright shocked the South Carolina Senate by proposing an amendment to the budget that removed rights to comprehensive healthcare services for victims of …Read More After the Jump
By Bonnie Adams, Executive Director of the New Morning Foundation In the scheme of things — considering American taxpayers’ preoccupation with the economy, war, a presidential election, and various other distractions — it’s unlikely that a lot of attention will …Read More After the Jump
The US Senate is debating the reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act. Since this bipartisan legislation first passed in 1994, it’s been reauthorized twice without a hitch. And it’s been tremendously successful in helping to combat domestic violence, dating …Read More After the Jump
By Tim Allen Students With A Responsible Message (S.W.A.R.M.) is searching for superstar activists to be part of the a youth leadership council. S.W.A.R.M. is composed of 10 dynamic college student from across the state that support and promote evidence-based, …Read More After the Jump