Guest Blog by URGE: Writing Abortion 20 Feet High

Guest Blog by URGE: Writing Abortion 20 Feet High

Growing up in a small Kansas town meant a few things for me. I would forever be haunted by Wizard of Oz jokes whenever I told someone I’m from Kansas, going to Sonic with friends would be an early teen rite of passage, and any road trip I took with my parents would mean driving past multiple anti-abortion billboards.

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This Just In: Updates on the Fight to Protect Access from Around the Web and the World

This Just In: Updates on the Fight to Protect Access from Around the Web and the World

“The pattern is a familiar one: voters in red states put conservative Republicans in complete control of state government; GOP lawmakers implement their agenda; and the results are discouraging for everyone. We saw it in Louisiana, where former Gov. Bobby Jindal (R) failed, and we’re seeing in Kansas, where Gov. Sam Brownback’s (R) radical experiment is a fiasco.”

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Rally At The Steps

Rally At The Steps

“Abortion is Medical! Not Political!”, the crowd chanted at the steps of the Supreme Court of the United States. A crowd of close to 4,000 pro-choice activists and advocates filled the block on which the highest court convened to hear arguments in the most important abortion related case in a generation. For four hours, speakers spanning all races, ethnicities, sexual and gender identities, religious beliefs and political leanings spoke loud and proud in support of abolishing medically unnecessary laws that restrict access to abortion.

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