September 22, 2015 - 10:32 am
Here are eleven shaming themes I’ve encountered, along with my responses, to help other pro-choice advocates prepare for the muck that’s likely to get slung our way as the right wing continues its crusade against reproductive health-care providers.
November 14, 2014 - 9:56 am
Many women know more about the risks of birth control than about how the right contraceptive might improve their lives.
May 16, 2014 - 4:25 pm
Aikido is a Japanese martial art that makes use of the attacker’s own momentum as a defensive strategy. I suggest pro-choicers take the disgust, found on posters with anti-abortion messages or pictures of fetal remains, and in a non-confrontational, nonviolent way, amplify and redirect it.
April 3, 2014 - 10:08 am
If we want Americans to understand and distance themselves from the moral emptiness of the “pro-life” movement, we will have to challenge the patriarchs on their home turf, in their position as moral guides.
October 2, 2013 - 4:57 pm
We all, men and women alike, should be demanding better birth control for men.
June 26, 2013 - 3:56 pm
Childbearing is inherently dangerous, and it is time that the risks of pregnancy became a part of our national conversation about contraception and abortion.
June 6, 2013 - 10:38 pm
Across the United States, religious health-care corporations are absorbing once secular and independent hospitals and in the process imposing religious restrictions that sometimes pit standard medical practice against theology.