Word to the Wise: Breaking Silence

For centuries, despite silence around contraception and abortion, women have passed information along. They have spoken in euphemisms such as “bringing on the menses” or “taking the trade,” which meant taking a powdered abortifacient.For contraceptives, they used...
Sue’s Story

Sue’s Story

My husband and I were married in September of 1997. I was 35 years old and we wanted to start a family right away. By early December of 1997, (which seemed like forever) I took three pregnancy tests before I told my husband that I was pregnant. Pure joy! My first...
Stories are Powerful

Stories are Powerful

Pre-Roe v. Wade meets post-Trump in reproductive rights talk ““I thought it was awesome,” said Audrey Muscato ’20. “It was really interesting to hear their stories. It made it feel so much more real, and hearing them talk about what it was like before Roe v....