Our Bodies, Our Crimes: The Policing of Women’s Reproduction in America, a new book by Jeanne Flavin, NAPW's Board President
Read the "starred review" of Ms. Flavin's book in Publishers Weekly. Please note: Scroll down on linked page to the 7th entry to read the review.
Laura Bassett published a Huffington Post piece delving into "The Return of the Back-Alley Abortion."
Speaking to leaders and activists about the toll that increasingly limited reproductive health care access is having on women across the country, particularly in Texas, Ms. Bassett also interviewed NAPW's Executive Director:
"We know that prohibition and criminalization will never stop women from having abortions," said Lynn Paltrow, executive director of National Advocates for Pregnant Women. "Illegal, self-abortions are a form of civil disobedience. Women will violate unjust laws and bear the health risks and the legal consequences, without causing harm to the people or institutions that make their decisions criminal."continued »