Category Archives: history lessons

Thank you.

To all the amazing women who shared their stories of what Roe v. Wade has meant to them. Thank you for your courage, and for your openess.   For everyone else, you too can still share your story, either in the comments below or by emailing us. Or, just read the whole series here.

What Roe Means to Caitlin

In honor of the 38th anniversary of Roe V. Wade, we’re sharing stories from our supporters of what Roe has meant to them. Want to share your story? Leave it in the comments below or email us. You can read the whole series here. “When I was a child, my mother wanted me to know […]

What Roe Meant to Andrea.

Today is the the 38th anniversary of Roe V. Wade. To honor it, we’re sharing stories from our supporters of what Roe has meant to them. Want to share your story? Leave it in the comments below or email us. You can read the whole series here. “Several years ago, I was talking with my […]

What Roe Meant to Rosalyn

In honor of the 38th anniversary of Roe V. Wade, we’re sharing stories from our supporters of what Roe has meant to them. Want to share your story? Leave it in the comments below or email us. You can read the whole series here. “In the early 60s while a college student I got pregnant. […]

What Roe Means to Me.

Today is the 38th anniversary of Roe V. Wade, and to honor it we’re sharing stories from our supporters of what Roe has meant to them. Want to share your story? Leave it in the comments below or email us. You can read the whole series here. “I woke up one morning in March my […]

What Roe Means to Louisa

In honor of the 38th anniversary of Roe V. Wade, we’re sharing stories from our supporters of what Roe has meant to them. Want to share your story? Leave it in the comments below or email us. You can read the whole series here. “I first heard about Roe V. Wade in middle school history […]

What Roe Meant to Angela

In honor of the 38th anniversary of Roe V. Wade, we’re sharing stories from our supporters of what Roe has meant to them. Want to share your story? Leave it in the comments below or email us. You can read the whole series here. “Although I am now the mother of two wonderful adult children, […]

What Roe Means to Merav

In honor of the 38th anniversary of Roe V. Wade, we’re sharing stories from our supporters of what Roe has meant to them. Want to share your story? Leave it in the comments below or email us. You can read the whole series here. “Right after graduating from college, moving out of my dorm and […]

What Roe V. Wade Means to Me

This Saturday, January 22, marks the 38th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the landmark Supreme Court decision that ruled that the right to privacy in the U.S. Constitution protects the right of a woman to choose whether to continue a pregnancy to term or to have an abortion. Two generations of Americans have grown up […]

Human Rights

Today, December 10, is Human Right Day — the day when the General Assembly of the United Nations adopted the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. As we take a moment to remember the importance of protecting these rights, let’s not forget that, as Renee Chelian points out over at RH Reality Check, reproductive rights and […]