Dayle Steinberg

(Demonstrators hold signs on Broad Street in support of the US Supreme Court's 1973 decision that legalized abortion under certain circumstances.  Photo by Pat Loeb)

42nd Anniversary of ‘Roe v. Wade’ Marked by Philadelphia Pro-Choice and Anti-Abortion Groups

At lunchtime today on South Broad Street in center city Philadelphia, abortion rights activists rallied on the median.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/22/2015

(Protesters stand outside the Criminal Justice Center, at Juniper and Filbert Streets in center city Philadelphia.  Credit: Michelle Durham)

Gosnell Trial Draws Anti-Abortion Protests Outside Philadelphia Courthouse

Some were accusing the Pennsylvania Department of Health of complicity in the alleged crimes. Others were calling for a ban on all abortions.

04/29/2013

(Prescription birth control products.  Photo illustration by Kevork Djansezian/ Getty Images)

Women’s Health Advocates Urge Strong Stance On Birth Control Insurance Coverage

The Obama administration is said to be working toward a compromise on a provision of the health care reform law that requires employer health plans to cover contraceptives. Some religious groups object to the provision.

02/09/2012

(Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Local Susan G. Komen Organization Concerned About Decision To Pull Funding For Planned Parenthood

The Susan G. Komen organization has come in for criticism from liberal groups and lawmakers, after its decision to stop its contributions to Planned Parenthood because of its policy of not funding organizations that are under investigation, the local komen affiliate is concerned about the decision.

02/02/2012

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