Asked by shanikins
HPV vaccination. PAP smears. Cancer screenings. Condoms, STI testing, education, UTI treatment, the first stop to getting that niggling pain in your cervix diagnosed, a way to be safe with your partner after your parents threw you out of the house.
Counselors. Rape prevention and recovery. Prenatal care, infant checkups. Referrals to high-risk gynecologists, birthing centers, doulas.
Activism. Protests. Petitions, phone banks, donation drives.
Planned Parenthood saved me, and they have saved others like me.
To say that they just want to prevent abortions is to stick their head in the sand and yell “LALALALALALALA I DON’T HEAR YOU” over the sound of millions of patients standing up and saying “NO.”
Doing something against our wills, despite us saying “no.” Doesn’t that sounds familiar?
SGB. Are you a feminist?
C&P. No, we’re for equality.