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Ensuring Real Access for Women of Color Under the ACA

Late last month, the Supreme Court decided (6-3 vote) again that the Affordable Care Act is here to stay and protected health care coverage for millions of Americans. The Black Women’s health Imperative, National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health, and
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How the Hobby Lobby Decision Impacts Black Women

Today, the Supreme Court of the United States issued a much-anticipated decision in the cases of Sebelius v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc and Conestoga Wood Specialties Corp. v. Sebelius. The main issue in these cases is whether the Religious Freedom
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Black Women’s Health Care Crisis

Earlier this month, McAllen and Beaumont, rural border towns in Texas, saw the closure of two more clinics that provide a full spectrum of women’s health care needs, including abortion. Because of Texas’s cruel new law, known as HB 2,
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The Fight to Cover Georgia

Access to affordable healthcare has always been an important issue in the United States – but has taken center stage in recent years due to the passage of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010. The Affordable Care
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Improving health equity in Georgia

During this month of Black History we celebrate the achievements of African Americans in the sciences, literature, and the arts. We also celebrate the generations that have organized themselves to change the laws and policies that disenfranchised people of color
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