Our Bodies Ourselves was one of the many partner organizations supporting the Women’s March. On Saturday, OBOS founders, board members, staff, supporters and friends marched under the Our Bodies Ourselves banner in Washington D.C., Boston, New York City, and Seattle. More
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If the contraceptive coverage mandate goes away, we’ll once again put women in the U.S. at risk of not being able to afford the tools they need to help prevent unintended pregnancies, space wanted pregnancies, or manage health conditions like endometriosis. More
Have you heard of the new movie, “20th Century Women”? The film takes place in the late 1970s and follows a single mother, Dorothea, who recruits two friends to help her raise her adolescent son, Jamie. The book “Our Bodies, Ourselves” plays a cameo role when Abbie, a punk rock photographer and one of the recruited friends, lends Jamie lends her copy, where he learns all about women’s orgasms.
Because the book is featured, the producers of the film are offering free passes to advance screenings … More
After more than a decade of work, an over-the-counter birth control pill is a major step closer to becoming a reality in the United States. More
In an effort to document the damage caused by misinformation, Rewire has catalogued a list of times, throughout the year, when “junk science infiltrated public policy.” More
Each month, nearly half a million people visit OBOS to find information on abortion, contraception, general reproductive health, sexual pleasure and more. More