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Saturday's Child: A Memoir, by Robin Morgan *****

Robin Morgan is one of the mothers of contemporary feminism. She has charted history, together with other women and those who support them, in more ways than I can even keep track of. 915 more words


What's at stake in this election

It’s midterm election season, which means an onslaught of frantic emails and late night TV jokes about how no one cares about the midterm elections. Without a presidential race at the top of the ticket (though frighteningly we’re already having the 2016 conversation), a lot of people are content to let this one pass them by. 682 more words

Reproductive Rights

Reproductive rights globally - crackdowns on bodily autonomy -> inspiring, brave & creative feminist responses #AFem

This is from my notes at the excellent reproductive rights workshop at AFem 2014. The session was scheduled in for 3 hours, and I thought I’d attend for a bit, and then leave to go to one of the other workshops and discussions starting an hour later. 1,148 more words


Lacking abortion access, New Brunswick women head for Maine clinics

Before the closure of the Fredericton Morgentaler Clinic this summer, Ruth Lockhart of the Mabel Wadsworth Women’s Health Center in Bangor, Maine, saw a client from New Brunswick every eight-to-ten weeks. 515 more words


Guest Post at the Slacktiverse on Choice and Feminism

I have a guest post over at the Slacktiverse, the group blog about social justice, pop culture analysis, and random open threads that I occasionally contribute to. 119 more words

Societal Issues

Anti-abortion activists exploit civil rights messages while omitting King's family planning legacy

Guest Blogger:  La’Tasha D. Mayes, executive director of New Voices for Reproductive Justice, an organization building a social change movement in Pennsylvania and Ohio dedicated to the health and well-being of black women and girls.

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Women's Health

Attend & Protest "A Feminist Case Against Abortion" Lecture

When: Thursday, October 23rd at 7PM
Where: Seattle University Student Center #210

Seattle University is hosting a lecture titled, “The Feminist Case Against Abortion,” with Ms. 198 more words