We have been reeling from the Supreme Court effectively overturning Roe v. Wade. Just in case you have been living under a rock, SB 8, the Texas law that the Supreme Court let take effect during the wee morning hours last week: Prohibits abortion after six weeks’ gestation, before many people even know that they are pregnant; and Creates a bounty system that punishes … [Read more...] about ACTION ALERT: RI for the Womxn’s Health Protection Act
It’s quite impossible to sum up the last two days. But let’s try! To begin with, the Woman Project is endlessly grateful to the Center for Reproductive Rights for their tireless work on behalf of reproductive freedom. It was an education, and one that will continue, to spend time with our counterparts from around the country. What a wealth of leadership and … [Read more...] about Washington DC, It’s a Wrap!
Right now outside Congressman Langvin's office. RI women fighting for the rights of all women in RI, with a huge petition signed by people in RI for choice. These women are urging the Congressman to vote NO Tuesday on legislation to reduce the window for women to exercise their right to choice to 20 weeks. This legstration targets poor women and women with special medical … [Read more...] about Demonstrating Today: Oct 2nd, Rhode Islanders fight for women’s reproductive rights on the national level