Introducing our new Office Assistant!

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Thanks to your continued support, we’re growing! Our new Office Assistant, Brittany, has been hard at work since January of this year. Brittany is a Social Work major at Central New Mexico Community College and a single parent. She first …

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From the Executive Director

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Our Families, Our Decisions Friends, the threats to women’s reproductive health care in this legislative session are as real as what we faced in the fall of 2013 during the Respect ABQ Women campaign! Last week something happened at the …

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ABQ anti-abortion leaders abuse non-profit status, direct donations to their own personal use

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On January 23, 2015 the NM Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice filed a complaint with the IRS  on behalf of the New Mexico Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice, against local anti-abortion protestors Henry “Bud” and Tara Shaver who appear to …

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Whole Women’s Health Announces September 15 Opening for New Clinic in Las Cruces, NM

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New Mexico is a western state with long distances, extreme poverty, diverse population, magnificent vistas, and many inequities. It is one of only four states which has a majority of people (61%) who identify themselves as people of color.  The …

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High Court Decision Affirms the Right to Use Religion to Discriminate Against Women

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The New Mexico Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice is dismayed by the decision by the US Supreme Court today in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc. and Conestoga Wood Specialties v. Burwell, which perverts our nation’s historic understanding of religious …

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Supreme Court McCullen Decision Dangerous

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High Court Decision on Buffer Zone Protections Dangerous to Women Law Critical to Protecting Public Safety and Religious Freedom Overturned The New Mexico Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice is dismayed by the decision by the Supreme Court today in McCullen …

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Tickets Availble NOW for After Tiller

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Get Your Tickets Here! At the NM Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice, we know that the deeply personal and complex decision to end a pregnancy needs to remain solely where God has entrusted it: with a woman, according to her …

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It’s Personal: Reproductive Justice and Religious Liberty with Rev. Angela Herrera

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We’re excited to share Rev. Herrera’s interview with the Center for American Progress. Rev. Angela Herrera is the associate minister of the First Unitarian Church in Albuquerque, New Mexico. Angela is a longtime organizer and activist on reproductive justice and …

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WE DID IT!

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 This win is a testimony to the strength of local organizations that have been building a strong movement for justice in New Mexico for many years.  We are proud that this campaign provided accurate information and acknowledged the complexity of …

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People of Faith Respected ABQ Women and We Won!

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People of Faith and Conscience – and their respective Faith Communities – have been an important part of the Respect ABQ Women campaign from the start.  From our campaign kick-off at La Mesa Presbyterian Church back in August and every …

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