Lady Bits episode 8: Abort Patriarchy

Lady Bits Logo BlackJacqui and LeMar get all up in the business of abortion, including how to reduce the rates through education and free contraception. They also talk about how a gubernatorial candidate’s abortion confession could help depoliticize abortion, which is a good thing.

Related Links

Study Finds Free Contraceptives Cut Abortion Rate – Associated Press for The New York Times

Finally, a Politician Admits to Having an Abortion Simply Because She Wasn’t Ready for a Baby – Amanda Marcotte for Slate

After free contraception program, Colorado teen birth rate plummets – Jen Hayden for Daily Kos

Teen Convinces Her High School To Drop Abstinence-Only Education Class – Tara Culp-Ressler for Think Progress

The Ethical Slut: A Practical Guide to Polyamory, Open Relationships & Other Adventures, written by Dossie Easton and Janet W. Hardy – Available on Amazon

Obvious Child starring Jenny Slate, directed by Gillian Robespierre

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