Modern-Day Coverture Still Limiting Women’s Voices

Sian Leach Under the system of coverture, women were denied a political voice of their own, but as a nation we have come a long way since our founding. While we have moved beyond seeing women as perpetual dependents, we have not moved beyond the idea that women are not capable of making decisions regarding their own bodies. Coverture came over to the American colonies … Continue reading Modern-Day Coverture Still Limiting Women’s Voices

Stand Up For Planned Parenthood

Please sign this petition: I Stand With Planned Parenthood. As budget cuts loom, Planned Parenthood is in danger of losing crucial federal funding, including funds to provide HIV testing, cancer screenings, birth control access, and many more services that Planned Parenthood provides on a sliding scale in communities across the country.  As one of millions of women who used these services during the years I … Continue reading Stand Up For Planned Parenthood