I volunteered at Planned Parenthood in the early 70s. At that time, abortions were illegal in the United States. Many paid the ultimate price for demanding control over their bodies. They used anything they thought might work- some plunged coat hangers into their uterus and then bled out, alone and afraid. Too often they were… Continue reading Do We Really Want to Return to the Dark Ages?
Civil rights, voting rights, gender rights, women’s rights, healthcare rights, workers rights and safety. The Supreme Court of the United States of America has been the final say in how we live our lives. Talk about power. These nine justices serve for life. And ultimately dictate for decades their perceptions and views on American law… Continue reading An Icon Is Gone