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The War on Contraception: It’s Time to Take Sides

June 7, 2012


Huffington Post, June 7, 2012 by Cristina Page Today is the 47th anniversary of the Supreme Court ruling, Griswold v Connecticut, which granted married people the right to use contraception — it’s worth doing the math: it wasn’t until 1965 that the U.S. government permitted married couples to use contraception. (The court would not grant […]

The Spring of Our Discontent: Why Women Will Take to the Streets on April 28th

April 15, 2012


Huffington Post, April 13, 2012 by Barbara Hannah Grufferman “Where are the angry American women? In all honesty, I’ve also been watching the men talk about your reproductive issues and saying, Why are these women not angry and beating men left and right?’ It’s time for women to stop being politely angry.” –Nobel Peace Prize […]