Stephanie Ebbert

Stephanie Ebbert has been a Boston Globe reporter since 1997, covering local news and state politics and documenting some of the most closely watched campaigns in the country, including those of US Senators Elizabeth Warren and Scott Brown. In the aftermath of the 2016 presidential election, she shifted her focus to gender issues, documenting women’s political engagement and tracking their status in society, in politics, and in the workplace. A native of Shillington, Pennsylvania, Stephanie graduated from University of Delaware with a degree in English/Journalism. She previously worked for the Reading Eagle-Times, the Harrisburg Patriot-News, and Prevention magazine.

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Why does medically accurate sex education matter? Look at the abortion debate

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The best arguments for medically accurate sex ed in Massachusetts classrooms may have just been made in the legislative chambers of Alabama, Missouri, and Ohio.

Via social media, abortion activists open their doors to women in need of assistance

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Volunteers across the United States and Canada are joining forces to create a network of safe houses for abortion-seeking women from states that are trying to restrict the procedure.

Seizing an opportunity, conservative lawmakers push abortion bans to test Roe

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Seizing their best opportunity in decades to sharply restrict abortion nationwide, lawmakers in seven states have voted for sweeping prohibitions this year.

Outgoing Harvard faculty dean to leave Harvey Weinstein defense team

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Ronald Sullivan Jr. had resigned from the legal team defending the Hollywood producer before Harvard announced Saturday he would not be reappointed as a faculty dean.