On Friday, August 7th, students from eighteen different California college campuses came together at the Feminist Majority Foundation offices in Los Angeles to discuss organizing tactics, share their stories, and learn from each other. The incredible event was planned and painstakingly managed by Nancy Aragon, the National West Coast Campus Organizer along with the 2015 […]
Archives for August 2015
I was an emotional wreck all week. It’d been three months since I’d volunteered to speak at Slut Walk DC. In those three months, I’d sat down to write my speech probably a dozen times, but just couldn’t find it in me to finish it. As the day grew closer, my anxiety intensified; I’d be […]
Being pro-choice has been a major part of my identity for as long as I can remember.
There are five in Alabama. There are three in South Carolina. There is one in Mississippi. The number of abortion clinics, especially in the South, is dwindling. Clinics are quickly being shut down as new legislation that targets these facilities continues to pass.
I am a pro-choice clinic escort at the last remaining abortion clinic in the city of Toledo, the fourth most populous city in Ohio.
It was weird. But I’m glad I did it.