Shout for Abortion

By Marian Phillips Marian is a first year in the Women’s History Program at Sarah Lawrence College. Content warning: Abortion. Over the past few months, Americans have witnessed bill after bill proposed to restrict abortion access in multiple states. At this current juncture, these states include Georgia, Missouri, Ohio, and Alabama. State senators have taken it upon themselves to decide what every individual that is … Continue reading Shout for Abortion

“The Pill” Turns 50

Today marks the 50th anniversary of the FDA’s approval of birth control. When I saw this pop up in my Washington Post newsfeed I couldn’t help but think “what a strange coincidence that birth control’s 50th anniversary falls on Mother’s Day.” On Friday CNN online posted a collection of essays written by Nell Painter, African American Studies historian and author of the #1 book on … Continue reading “The Pill” Turns 50