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Creativity

"SOMEBODY" mural by artist Bri Cirel. Downtown Los Angeles, 2022.

Los Angeles Artist Creates Channels Post-Roe Rage Into Powerful Mural For Reproductive Freedom

Somebody. Some body. I am somebody. Not just some body. That is the tagline for artist Bri Cirel’s powerful new mural “SOMEBODY”, which can be found in Downtown Los Angeles. […]

Contributors

I Used To Hide My Abortions – Not Anymore

I Used To Hide My Abortions – Not Anymore

By Isidra Mencos The United States Supreme Court has overturned Roe Vs Wade, which could lead to complete bans or severe restrictions on abortions on many states. The fact that […]

Contributors

The Attack On Abortion & Repro Rights Will Not Stop With Roe v Wade – Birth Control Is Also The Target

The Attack On Abortion & Repro Rights Will Not Stop With Roe v Wade – Birth Control Is Also The Target

By Ames Sheldon On Tuesday May 3, the Supreme Court confirmed that a leaked draft ruling provided to Politico to overthrow the landmark decision on Roe v. Wade, which ensured […]

Entertainment

2nd Annual rePRO Film Festival Highlights The Urgency Of Reproductive Justice

2nd Annual rePRO Film Festival Highlights The Urgency Of Reproductive Justice

If you aren’t get familiar with the rePRO Film Festival, there is no time like the present, especially given what is happening regarding bodily autonomy, reproductive justice and maternal healthcare […]

Interviews

Erin Cronican in MY NAME IS RACHEL CORRIE (2018) - production photographer, Russ Rowland.

Pulitzer Prize-Nominated Play About Abortion Rights Poses Challenging Questions About Freedom, Sexual Assault, Religion And Life

(CW: mentions of sexual assault, kidnap, violence) In the wake of US Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death and the confirmation of Amy Coney Barrett in her place, theater […]

Health

Kenyan Reproductive Health Nurse Explains The Chilling Impact Of The Global Gag Rule & How She Defends Women’s Health

Kenyan Reproductive Health Nurse Explains The Chilling Impact Of The Global Gag Rule & How She Defends Women’s Health

Since Ronald Reagan first implemented the Mexico City Policy in 1984, also known as the “Global Gag Rule”, every Republican President elected since then has signed this into law. The […]

Interviews

Jonetta Kaiser (Rosario)

Timely Film Showing What It Was Like To Get An Abortion Before Roe v. Wade Premieres At Newport Beach Film Festival

From October 1 – 11, The Newport Beach Film Festival will be premiering the new short narrative film ‘JANE’, which is based on a real life group of women known […]

Contributors, Politics

Our Reproductive Rights Will Not Be Decided By A Single Vote

Our Reproductive Rights Will Not Be Decided By A Single Vote

By Kelly Baden As someone who has devoted her career to fighting for reproductive freedom, I can’t keep going if I don’t see some light at the end of the […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Podcasts About Reproductive Justice, Abortion Access & The History Of The Repro Rights Fight

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Podcasts About Reproductive Justice, Abortion Access & The History Of The Repro Rights Fight

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday – the column where we take a break from our regular content schedule and take a look at 3 videos/trailers/films/book/songs and more that […]

Feminism

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Netflix And Chillin’ With These Shows & Films During Our #SocialIsolation

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Netflix And Chillin’ With These Shows & Films During Our #SocialIsolation

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday – the column where we share 3 videos we can’t get enough of, centered around a feminist theme. Due to the major life […]

Feminism

A still image from 'Gainsay' short film.

FEMINIST FRIDAY: Short Film Portrays Dystopian American Future Where Abortion Is Outlawed

Welcome to another edition of Feminist Friday! That time of the week where we choose 3 videos that we are loving right now, centered around a feminist theme. This week […]

Creativity

Fmr Roe v. Wade Reporter & Psychologist Releases New Novel Covering Abortion, Race & Child Abandonment In The 1960s.

Fmr Roe v. Wade Reporter & Psychologist Releases New Novel Covering Abortion, Race & Child Abandonment In The 1960s.

The following is an excerpt from author, award-winning journalist and psychologist Jean K. Carney’s ‘Blackbird Blues’ (October 1, Bedazzled Ink Publishing). Following the death of her teacher and mentor Sister […]

Contributors

When Clergy Bring Blessings Inside Abortion Clinics

When Clergy Bring Blessings Inside Abortion Clinics

By Rev. Katey Zeh It’s not unusual to hear of clergy and other people of faith standing outside reproductive health clinics that provide abortions. Typically they are carrying protest signs […]

Contributors

Singer FELIN’s Call-To-Arms In Protest Of The Recent Abortion Bans

Singer FELIN’s Call-To-Arms In Protest Of The Recent Abortion Bans

By FELIN Dear women, We are all writers of history no matter if we realize it or not. Bystanders who stay silent let horrific things happen. By not protesting injustices […]

Entertainment

Short Film Follows The Work Of The Jane Collective, Helping Women Access Safe Abortion In 1969

Short Film Follows The Work Of The Jane Collective, Helping Women Access Safe Abortion In 1969

If you have been paying attention to the news, there is a lot of talk about abortion in the US right now. With an increasingly right-wing government and judicial system, […]