June 2021

Free the Pill policy agenda in the time of COVID-19

We need over-the-counter access to birth control pills now more than ever. As Free the Pill continues the journey toward an over-the-counter birth control pill that is covered by insurance, priced affordably for those without insurance, and available to people of all ages, we are committed to fighting for racial justice and ensuring that those impacted most by racism and reproductive oppression benefit most from policies and services that aim to expand access. We present the following policy solutions to improve contraceptive access and create lasting impact on the health care landscape during the pandemic and beyond.