Center Documents Racial Disparities in Access to Reproductive Health Care in the U.S.

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Women of color in the U.S. fare worse than white women in every aspect of reproductive health, according to a letter the Center submitted today to the UN committee that will review U.S. compliance with the Convention to Eliminate All Forms of Racial Discrimination (CERD) early next year. In particular, the letter highlights racial disparities in maternal mortality, sexually transmitted infections and unintended pregnancy.  Read the letter.