NEXT NATIONWIDE DAY OF ACTION
December 1st, 2022 will mark the one year anniversary of the Supreme Court’s oral arguments in the case that overturned women’s fundamental right to abortion in June of this Year.
Join protests at federal courthouses and other public places to declare:
This DECISION was ILLEGITIMATE. It must never be accepted. It must be relentlessly resisted, repudiated & reversed! Forced Motherhood = Female Enslavement.
Click here to read more and join actions on December 1st, and read here about November 25 actions that turned “Black Friday” green and spread the word about Dec. 1.
The Post-Roe Horror is a Bipartisan Production
by PAUL STREET featured in Counterpunch September, 16, 2022
by Rise Up 4 Abortion Rights co-initiators Merle Hoffman, Lori Sokol, Sunsara Taylor
Sunsara Taylor on Al Jazeera after Roe Overturned – “This is an Absolute Atrocity, it is ILLEGITIMATE “
Lori Sokol, Executive Director of Women’s eNews & Co-Initiator of RiseUp4AbortionRights.org
Merle Hoffman, Founder and CEO of Choices Women’s Medical Center in Queens, Co-Initiator of RiseUp4AbortionRIghts.org
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Students joined by actors in NYC Walk Out 4 Abortion Rights on May 26
Hear from Sunsara Taylor, an initiator of Rise Up 4 Abortion Rights & Co-host of the RNL-Revolution Nothing Less Show. Actors Kayli Carter and Mark Ruffalo, and a student leader from NYC
On May 14th tens of thousands of people took to the streets in hundreds of cities to stand up for abortion rights. Among them, thousands joined RiseUp4AbortionRights in declaring: OVERTURN ROE? HELL NO!
Scroll below for pics of they day’s powerful outpourings.
Youth organizers with Rise Up 4 Abortion Rights went to Foley Sq. on May 14 to tell people about the Thursday walk outs.
Student Walk Outs NYC
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WE REFUSE TO LET THE U.S. SUPREME COURT
DENY WOMEN’S HUMANITY
AND DECIMATE THEIR RIGHTS!
WE CALL ON EVERYONE TO
JOIN US IN FIGHTING FOR:
ABORTION ON DEMAND AND WITHOUT APOLOGY!
Now is the time for everyone who believes that women and girls are full human beings – not incubators – to act to prevent a great horror.
Read, Sign, Share Our Statement
The Supreme Court stands poised to gut and very possibly overturn the landmark 1973 Roe v. Wade decision that established the right of women to abortion. A decision is expected by late Spring.
This comes on top of hundreds of restrictions that effectively deny this essential right to huge numbers of women already. This could trigger more than 20 states to immediately ban or severely restrict abortion.
The attack on abortion rights is part of a patriarchal Christian fascist program that takes aim at contraception as well as LGBTQ rights. Denying the right to abortion hits poor women, and especially Black and other women of color, with vicious consequence – tightening the chains of both white supremacy and the subjugation of women….