As we step down from leading All* Above All, we pass the torch to the next generation to continue fighting for abortion with bold ideas.
Feb 28, 2022
Destiny Lopez & Silvia Henriquez
Twelve years ago, one of us met with a small group of women of color to envision lifting the Hyde Amendment and doing so in a way that would transform our movement. This federal policy, which prevents Medicaid insurance from covering the costs of abortion care, had been spreading its ugly tentacles for decades and disproportionately harming people of color and low-income people. Since that fateful meeting, a campaign launched that has changed the game in terms of how we imagine the future of abortion care.