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Guest post: The freedom not to choose birth control

TweetThis is a guest post by Gloria Malone. Gloria is a freelance writer, blogger, and teen and young parent advocate based in NYC. You can find her on Twitter and on her personal blog, teenmomnyc.com. I was 15 years old when I had my daughter. A week after having her I went to my post [...]
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Happy anniversary to your right to birth control!

TweetOn this day 48 years ago, the Supreme Court ruled in Griswold v. Connecticut that (married) couples have a right to use contraception. Although a vocal minority–including a recent presidential candidate–thinks this ruling never should have happened, the vast majority of us seem to like it quite a bit. As conservative attacks against birth control access continue–over the past three [...]
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Weekly Feminist Reader: Mother’s Day Edition

TweetHappy Mother’s Day! A Mother’s Day letter by Gloria Malone: “The problem with being a teen mom is that I don’t hate myself nearly as much as you wish I did.” To celebrate Mother’s Day, give the gift of prison phone justice. Mamas in the South continue the fight for reproductive justice. Download a Mother’s [...]
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Weekly Feminist GIF

TweetWHEN THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION FIGHTS A COURT RULING THAT THE FDA MUST MAKE EMERGENCY CONTRACEPTION AVAILABLE OVER THE COUNTER TO ALL WOMEN Related: Age restrictions on emergency contraception access are unacceptable Tweet
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Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

TweetMia McKenzie on white liberals, racism, and eroding empathy. Guilty of rape at Oxy? Write a book report. Learn about the history of gun control in the U.S. “Imagine being examined for ‘evidence’ by a doctor and telling your single-parent father that his only son was raped. Imagine hearing that this happened to you because [...]
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