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Sources for Background Information

The Guttmacher Institute Advancing Sexual and Reproductive Health Worldwide through research, policy analysis and public education.

For more information on the Reproductive Justice Movement and its history, you can visit: SisterSong Women of Color Reproductive Justice Collective; Forward Together so all families can thrive; and In Our Own Voice National Black Women's Reproductive Justice Agenda

National Family Planning and Reproductive Health Association The Voice of Family Planning

The Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States “Information is everything. And that’s a fact of life.”

The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy Strengthening a culture of personal responsibility, supporting responsible policies, and providing more education to teens, parents, and young adults.

Physicians for Reproductive Choice and Health Working to improve access to comprehensive reproductive health care, including contraception and abortion, especially to meet the health care needs of economically disadvantaged patients.

Provide Filling Gaps in Access, Expanding Women’s Health

Sex, Etc Sex education website by teens, for teens

Reproductive Health Reality Check Information and analysis for Reproductive Health