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
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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 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
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
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