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Women on Waves illegal Abortions

In response to the article “No one can prevent all abortion. You can only eliminate safe abortions” by Jessica Valenti, I agree with the author, but only if the women was sexually abused, a raped victim or if the baby is sick and she needs to get an abortion. 489 more words


Why Roe v. Wade should matter to all women.

When the Supreme Court passed down its landmark decision 41 years ago upholding a woman’s right to choose to have an abortion, lights went on everywhere, forcing backstreet abortionists to pack up their dirty tools and close down shop. 1,153 more words

Roz Rants -- Opinions

Abortion - a woman's right?

In Zambia we have rather tricky abortion laws. Abortion is not totally outlawed and Zambia is even known to have the most liberal abortion law in the region. 288 more words


If my Vagina shot bullets, could I conceal it from Rick Perry and John Kasich?

Margaret, if my vagina could shoot bullets it would have fewer regulations on it.  Plus, it would be easier to conceal from idiot politicians like Rick Perry and John Kasich.   780 more words

Cultural detail, The Jungle and Midwifery in Chicago at the turn of the twentieth century.

Among working class women it has been more affordable to request the services of a midwife than those of a doctor throughout the ages. Many births assisted by midwives and doctors alike were healthy and free of complications, while many others have resulted in the tragic loss of the mother or child or both. 1,073 more words