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Tue Dec 14 2004Walk for Life Comes to San Francisco on January 22nd
Tue Dec 14 2004Anti-Choice Activists to Observe Roe v. Wade Anniversary
January 22nd, 2005 will be the the 32nd anniversary of the Roe v Wade, the court decision that legalized abortion in the United States. "Walk for Life West Coast", a city-wide anti-choice event, is also scheduled for that date. Last year, women nationwide celebrated the first "I'm not sorry I had an abortion day". Some pro-choice activists feel that it's time to do it again as one of the ways of countering the Walk for Life's messaging. Elizabeth Creely says, "it's clear that women (and men) who have had abortions need to continue to defend our right to reproduce on our own terms." Walk for Life's website states: "Walk to challenge the belief that abortion is a good choice for Women. Walk to show that women--and all people--deserve better than abortion. Walk to proclaim that Life is the best and only choice!" People in the Bay Area believe that Walk for Life's message is incorrect - that women should have the right to choose whether or not to terminate a pregnancy- and that the Walk for Life should be countered in the streets of San Francisco on January 22nd. The SF Board of Supervisors has declared that January 22nd will be Stand Up for Choice Day
Walk for Life: On Saturday, January 22, there will be speakers at 11am at Justin Herman Plaza, with the walk beginning at 12pm, and an "Information Faire" at the end of Walk at Marina Green.
Pro-Choice Plans for the Weekend of January 22nd:
Call on Cabrillo College to fire Alex Taurke for Sexual Assault Friday Jun 9th 9:48 AM
Commemorate revolutionary resistance and Judi Bari Day Wednesday May 17th 1:08 PM
Louise Rosealma on Berkeley and It’s Implications (3 comments) Tuesday Apr 18th 5:39 PM
Donate to the Woman Brutally Assaulted by Nathan Damigo of Identity Europa in Berkeley (9 comments) Sunday Apr 16th 11:43 AM
Call CSU Stanislaus, Demand They Expel Violent Neo-Nazi Nathan Damigo (12 comments) Saturday Apr 15th 9:14 PM
Solidarity with the Women of Rojava at the Oakland Women’s Strike (1 comment) Monday Apr 10th 8:58 PM
Interview with Valerie Corral of Wo/Men’s Alliance for Medical Marijuana (WAMM) Tuesday Apr 4th 12:50 PMMore Local News...
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Philippines: “Rape Joke” too sick even for Duterte’s standards (1 comment) Thursday Jun 1st 1:14 AM
Kristen Crain of JRSC on NOLA Criminal Justice System’s Neglect of Sexual Assault Cases Sunday May 28th 5:12 PM
Nicole Humphrey, 'Not Racist or Bigot,' on Class and Section 8 Housing (17 comments) Wednesday May 10th 5:14 PM
San Quintín Farmworkers Take Demands to Mexico City Monday Mar 27th 2:14 PM
Jornaleros de San Quintín llevan demandas a la Ciudad de México Monday Mar 27th 2:10 PM
107 More Groups Publicly Oppose Serial Executioner Neil Gorsuch For Court Wednesday Feb 15th 4:52 PM
International Women's General Strike on March 8: Walk Out, March and Demonstrate (4 comments) Tuesday Feb 7th 1:43 PMMore Global News...
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Fukushima Catastrophe at 6: Normalizing Radiation Exposure Demeans Women and Kids and Risk Monday Mar 6th 6:33 AM
Art of War: Washington DC Protest (2 comments) Tuesday Jan 17th 10:47 AM
Women's Safety on Sonoma State University's campus Tuesday Nov 29th 7:55 PM
Women's safety on college campus (Sonoma State University and Santa Rosa Junior college) Tuesday Nov 29th 6:59 PM
Philippines: No context will ever justify murder of journalists - Akbayan Tuesday Jun 7th 6:01 AM
Philippines: Duterte tells CHR, women's groups: Go to hell! Saturday Apr 30th 8:44 PM
It is time to shut down all Fraternity Houses. The “Greek System” is destroying society Friday Nov 20th 8:04 PMOpen Newswire...
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