Posts tagged “abortion rights”
March 27, 2013
Sarah Erdreich, author of Generation Roe: Inside the Future of the Pro-Choice Movement, will be at the Enoch Pratt Central Library Wednesday, March 27 at 6:30pm, to discuss and sigh her book.
The abortion debate remains one of the biggest cultural issues in America today. In her new book, Sarah Erdreich shows that there may be more common ground than most people see. Connected to issues of autonomy, privacy, and sexuality, Erdreich exposes the legislative battles being waged against abortion rights across the states. She also tells the stories of those who risk their lives for careers in the abortion field, from doctors to counselors.
Sarah is a women’s health advocate and has been identified as a leading pro-choice activist by Newsweek, and her incisive writings on abortion rights have been noted by Jezebel, Feministing, and the National Partnership for Women and Families. She has worked for several prominent pro-choice organizations, and has been published in On The Issues, Lilith, Feminists For Choice, and RH Reality Check.
March 12, 2013Sarah Erdreich will be at the Montefiore Medical Center on March 12 from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. in a free event to discuss her thought-provoking new book, Generation Roe: Inside the Future of the Pro-Choice Movement . Her appearance is part of a larger event put on by the center including a short video about pre Roe v. Wade abortion and current abortion laws in the US.Forty years after Roe v. Wade, the battle for abortion rights is still raging. Despite the fact that one-third of American women will have an abortion by the time they are 45, the topic of abortion is still surrounded by controversy. In her new book, Generation Roe, Sarah Erdreich delves into the connection between abortion rights, sexuality, autonomy, and privacy. Generation Roe does not only expose the truth behind the anti-choice rhetoric, but it also tells the stories of those who devote their lives to pursue careers in the field, despite criticism and threats.Erdreich has been identified as a leading pro-choice activist by Newsweek, and her incisive writings on abortion rights have been noted by Jezebel, Feministing, and the National Partnership for Women and Families.