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Some exciting things happening at Simmons...

Our very own Dr. Becky Thompson is just back from the “Ecology, Spirituality, Sustainability: Feminist and Indigenous Interventions” conference at Southern Connecticut State University. The photo below includes the participants for the panel that Dr. 191 more words

Abortion Gang at CLPP 2014

Bloggers from Abortion Gang recently spent 3 days at the radical glory that is the CLPP conference, and we tweeted up a storm! You can find the tweets by searching… 43 more words

Personal Is Political

I'm proud my dad was an abortion provider

My dad was an abortion provider. It never seemed so radical to me. He spent most of his time as an obstetrician and gynecologist delivering babies and doing annual check-ups. 1,098 more words

The Pastoral is Political: Killing Goodness

This Sunday, my Episcopal congregation, like many Christian congregations, will celebrate a hybrid of Palm Sunday and the Sunday of the Passion. We will begin by welcoming the radical prophet’s triumphal entrance into our midst with cheers, waving of palm branches, and songs of “Hosanna, he comes!” By the end of the service we will have denied even knowing him, we will have left him alone to die at the hands of those in power, and we will have sealed him in the tomb. 322 more words

The Pastoral Is Political

Fredericton's Morgentaler Clinic Is Closing, And Here's Why You Should Care

The Morgentaler abortion clinic in Fredericton, New Brunswick, has announced that it will be closing in July due to lack of funding.

The Morgentaler clinic is the only abortion clinic in New Brunswick. 1,092 more words

Response to the Closure of the Morgentaler Clinic in Fredericton, NB


CHARLOTTETOWN, April 10, 2014 – “The news that the Morgentaler Clinic in Fredericton is closing this summer creates a serious challenge for Prince Edward Island women who require a safe, timely abortion,” says Jane Ledwell, Executive Director of the PEI Advisory Council on the Status of Women. 373 more words

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More Than Coincidence: Bridging Gaps Between Environmental and Reproductive Justice

This article was originally published in the 3rd Issue of Bluestockings Magazine.

It is not a coincidence that, as 2013 is coming to a close, the southern portion of the Keystone XL Pipeline is almost completed and abortion clinics are dwindling here in Texas. 1,369 more words

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