As Donald Trump gets ready to take office as the next President of the United States, plenty of people are worried about what this means for women’s issues, including IUDs and other methods of birth control (though it’s important to note here that not just women need to worry about these things — nonbinary people and trans men do, too!). That’s why folks are taking to Twitter to tweet about the importance of BC with a very apt hashtag: #thxbirthcontrol.
Spurred on by a question posed by Cosmo, people are answering, “…what does birth control mean to you?” Though the reasons vary, they’re all sincere, valid and worth a look for anyone who’s ever wondered about the importance of birth control.
Planned Parenthood pretty much sums it up with…
And that’s why we should all have access to the best birth control for each of us, natch.
Do you have a reason to say #ThxBirthControl? Tweet us @BritandCo!
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