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  • trustwomen wrote a new blog post: This Is Not Your Mother’s Reproductive Rights Movement   3 years, 8 months ago · View

    The pro-choice movement in the United States is at a critical crossroads. A new reproductive justice movement is emerging from the hardships endured by women in this country, one that will challenge the heated, sometimes violent suppression of women’s dignity and human rights.
    This year, more legislation to limit women’s access to abortion and to legally separate [...]
  • trustwomen wrote a new blog post: Red State Round-Up: Kansas   4 years ago · View

    Written by Diane Wahto of Wichita, Kansas Kansas liberals have their work cut out for them after a legislative session in which Kansas Governor Mark Parkinson vetoed bills that tightened abortion restrictions, denied federal family planning money intended for Planned Parenthood, and funneled money intended for Public Broadcasting to the Kansas Commission on Veterans Affairs. [...]

  • trustwomen wrote a new blog post: Introducing the Red State Round-Up   4 years, 1 month ago · View

    As a pro-choice supporter, you’ve seen too often the wrath of the anti-choice movement on women’s rights in Midwestern and Southern states. These states have been an intense breeding ground for right-wing extremists. Women and families suffer the consequences of an anti-choice climate, as it undermines a woman’s individual rights. Each week, Trust Women PAC [...]

  • trustwomen wrote a new blog post: Why Trust Women PAC?   4 years, 2 months ago · View

    For over 30 years, Dr. George Tiller and his dedicated staff kept the doors of Women’s Health Care Services in Wichita, Kansas open despite constant harassment from anti- choice activists and politicians and routine violence from anti-choice terrorists. Two primary factors made this possible. The first was Dr. Tiller’s own immense personal courage and commitment, and that of [...]

  • trustwomen wrote a new blog post: What you can do about the Nebraska abortion ban that just passed   4 years, 5 months ago · View

    Today, in a blatant bid to shut down late-term provider Dr. Leroy Carhart, the Nebraska Legislature overwhelmingly passed a virtual ban on all abortions beyond 20 weeks. The so-called “Pain Capable Unborn Child Act,” LB 1103 does not only affect women and families from Nebraska. (Nor is it really about fetal pain, a concept that [...]

  • trustwomen wrote a new blog post: Dr. George Tiller Was A Hero   4 years, 5 months ago · View

    This past Thursday night Judge Warren Wilbert gave Scott Roeder the maximum sentence for murdering my mentor, Dr. George Tiller last May: life in prison with the possibility of parole after 50 years, when Roeder will be 102. The "Hard 50," as it’s known in Kansas, is the right sentence. But Roeder spending his life in [...]

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