Tuesday, May 30 7:00 p.m. Common Good Cafe (Downstairs at the University Temple United Methodist Church) 1415 NE 43rd St. Seattle, WA 98105 RSVP on Facebook Join us for a discussion about Sharon Smith’s article in the most recent issue of the International Socialist Review, “Fighting for reproductive rights in the […]

May 30: Fighting for Reproductive Rights in the Age of ...

From Bernie Sanders’ decision to support an anti-choice Democrat reveals a deeper problem with a party that routinely gives ground on abortion rights, writes Leela Yellesetty. April 26, 2017 BERNIE SANDERS drew fire from abortion rights supporters last week when, as part of the Democratic National Committee’s “Unity Tour,” […]

Why is “unity” at the expense of choice?

Trump's Supreme Court nominee Neil Gorsuch at his Senate confirmation hearing (C-Span | Wikimedia Commons) There are plenty of reasons to oppose the confirmation of Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court, but it doesn’t look like Democrats will meet the occasion, writes Michelle Farber. March 28, 2017 IN THE aftermath of Judge Neil Gorsuch’s Senate confirmation hearings to be a Supreme Court justice, one […]

An enemy of choice revealed Fed up with the continual anti-choice onslaught, years of ever-increasing legal restrictions and now an emboldened right wing holding rallies at clinics across the country calling for Planned Parenthood to be defunded, pro-choice forces turned out to loudly oppose the anti-choicers and defend the clinics. contributor Leela Yellesetty, […]

An abortion rights emergency Clinic defender and former abortion provider Michelle Farber explains why Planned Parenthood’s call for pro-choice protesters to stay away is the wrong strategy. February 8, 2017 I PULL up to the sidewalk outside my local Planned Parenthood clinic, coffee in hand, and stare out the windows, a light drizzle […]

Our answer to anti-choice intimidation

  Tuesday, January 3 7:00 p.m. Common Good Cafe (Downstairs at the University Temple United Methodist Church) 1415 NE 43rd St. Seattle, WA 98105 Women’s rights have been under attack for some time, but the threats to reproductive rights have accelerated since the November election. From the Ohio legislature’s vote to […]

Jan. 3: Reproductive Justice: Our Bodies, Our Choices, Our Rights