Novelist Marge Piercy On Her Abortion

04/08/2014 Marge_piercy_j

Recorded as part of testimony to be shared at the Emergency Abortion Rights Speak Out on April 11, 2014 at Advent Lutheran Church in NYC and webcast nationally. Also Watch Deep Dish TV's programs Who's In Control and Who Owns This Body

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Dr. Willie Parker:
Award-winning doctor who works at the last remaining abortion clinic in Mississippi

Sunsara Taylor:
Writer for Revolution Newspaper (, leader of the Abortion Rights Freedom Ride, and initiator of

Merle Hoffman:
CEO of Choices Women's Medical Center which has provided abortions and other health services to women since 1971

Donna Schaper:
Reverend of Judson Memorial Church, speaking on her abortion and women's moral agency

Marge Piercy
On Her Illegal Abortion, Emergency Speak Out April 11, 2014
poet, novelist, memoirist, will speak via video on her near-lethal illegal abortion

Bill Baird:
Reproductive rights pioneer who was jailed 8 times in the 60s for lecturing on abortion & birth control

David Gunn, Jr.:
Son of first abortion doctor to be assassinated, speaking via video

ALSO, testimony from:
Susan Cahill:
owner of the abortion clinic that was destroyed and closed on March 3rd, 2013 about how this is an attack on all women.
Dr. Susan Robinson:
1 of only 4 doctors in the U.S. who openly provide late-term abortions - featured in the acclaimed new documentary film "After Tiller"
True stories of illegal abortions before Roe v Wade

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