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  • Sarah Erdreich at Montefiore Medical Center

    March 12, 2013

    Sarah 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.

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  • Sarah Edreich in New York

    March 12, 2012

    Sarah Edreich will be in New York at the Social Medicine Rounds at Montefiore Medical Center on Tuesday, March 12 at 4:30,to discuss her new book, Generation Roe.

    Generation Roe: Inside the Future of the Pro-Choice Movement exposes the abortion issue. a home base for the culture wars in America, as inextricably tangled in autonomy, privacy, and sexuality. Yet, there is more common ground than meets the eye, when so many Americans, in all honesty, have made that choice, and many more want to have that choice. Erdreich holds the antidote to the usual debates, and redirects the dialogue to face reality, speak honestly, and hold abortion up, unabashedly, as a moral and fundamental human right.

    Sarah Edreich has been identified as a leading pro-choice activist by Newsweek, and her incisive writings on abortion rights have been noted by JezebelFeministing, and the National Partnership for Women and Families.

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