Heather Monasky @hmonasky ?active 1 month ago
I am so excited to see Feministing interview Sarah Deer! I served as a research assistant for her while a student at WMCL. Not only is Sarah brilliant and innovative, she is an awesome human being. She’s hilarious and always makes herself available as a friend to distraught, overwhelmed law students—no matter how busy. There [...]
Heather Monasky commented on the blog post Steubenville teens are found guilty but rape culture remains alive and well 1 year, 7 months ago · View
This is an amazing post, Maya. You write so well, and it’s so heartfelt. I echo all the frustration and your wishes and hopes for how the world should be resonate with me.
Heather Monasky commented on the blog post Arkansas introduces a “heartbeat bill” that would jail doctors for performing abortions after 6 weeks 1 year, 8 months ago · View
The second-to-last sentence is problematic. Roe is not the law of the land, and so it’s irrelevant if this law is in “direct violation” of Roe (and besides, part of anti-choicers tactic may be to challenge it in order to argue for a reversal, although this may not be their goal with this ban). Read [...]