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After 100 years, Planned Parenthood keeps fighting

After 100 years, Planned Parenthood keeps fighting

June 6, 2017

Lulu Stracher ’17   Last month, as Planned Parenthood celebrated its 100th anniversary,  Republicans in House of Representatives passed a health care bill called the American Health Care Act or AHCA, that would not only strip 24 million Americans of their health insurance, it would also ...

[April 2017] Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) fail to protect America’s most vulnerable

[April 2017] Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs) fail to protect America’s most vulnerable

April 26, 2017

By: Claire Dinshaw '17 In the last paper, Inklings published an article entitled “Defund Planned Parenthood and stop oversimplifying issues,” arguing that, instead of funding Planned Parenthood (PP), federal dollars should be re-directed to fund Federally Qualified Health Centers (FQHCs), health...

Why I stand with Planned Parenthood

Why I stand with Planned Parenthood

Lulu Stracher, Opinions Editor

October 19, 2015

Planned Parenthood is the largest health care provider for women in the United States.  In 2013, it performed almost 865,721 pap smears and breast exams, provided 3,577,348 birth control services and information, and 4,470,597 tests and treatments for sexually transmitted infections. These efforts helpe...

Planned Parenthood debate continues to stir amongst student body

Planned Parenthood debate continues to stir amongst student body

Becky Hoving, News Editor

October 5, 2015

In the second Republican debate, presidential candidate Carly Fiorina described a graphic video about Planned Parenthood (PP), saying that the women’s healthcare organization should no longer be funded by taxpayer dollars.  While PP is a non-profit organization that provides healthcare to women, a...

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