MMP#118 – Lady Bits episode 8: Abort Patriarchy

Marz_SM_Icon copyJacqui and LeMar get all up in the business of abortion, including how to reduce the rates through education and free contraception. They also talk about how a gubernatorial candidate’s abortion confession could help depoliticize abortion, which is a good thing.

 

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Related Links

Study Finds Free Contraceptives Cut Abortion Rate – Associated Press for The New York Times

Finally, a Politician Admits to Having an Abortion Simply Because She Wasn’t Ready for a Baby – Amanda Marcotte for Slate

After free contraception program, Colorado teen birth rate plummets – Jen Hayden for Daily Kos

Teen Convinces Her High School To Drop Abstinence-Only Education Class – Tara Culp-Ressler for Think Progress

The Ethical Slut: A Practical Guide to Polyamory, Open Relationships & Other Adventures, written by Dossie Easton and Janet W. Hardy – Available on Amazon

Obvious Child starring Jenny Slate, directed by Gillian Robespierre

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