A leader in the struggle for women’s rights


Find more of Merle Hoffman on YouTube and C-SPAN.

Throughout her journey, Merle has given many keynote speeches, interviews, and guest appearances. Watch a few of her highlights below and look back at some of her significant moments.

Texas Abortion Case 11-28-23

It’s no secret that Texas is a battleground state in terms of abortion rights. Learn more about how doctors are being used as instruments of the state and how women suffer and almost die because of it.

Merle Hoffman recounts her life and career as a women’s health care activist. She recalls her founding in 1971, two years prior to the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision, of Choices, an abortion clinic in New York City.