top
From the Open-Publishing Calendar
From the Open-Publishing Newswire
Indybay Feature
Wed May 11 2005
San Francisco Shows That it is Still a Pro-Choice City
Wed May 11 2005
Anti-Choice Protesters and Message of Hate Countered By Defenders of Choice
Refuse & Resist! Bay Area mobilized against Operation Rescue at the The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Conference. OR came to San Francisco to harass, intimidate, and defame the women's health professionals who participated in the conference. Operation Rescue had a small number of people out during each day of the conference, and groups such as Refuse & Resist and the RCP went out at different times with literature and banners to show their support from the ACOG conference attendees. Operation Rescue's planned civil disobedience against the conference seems to never have materialized. A press conference by representatives of the City of San Francisco and pro-choice organizations was planned for Wednesday, May 11th.

R&R's Call to Action for May 9th | Photos | Photos and Report from May 7th | OR's call to action | San Francisco: Pro-Choice and Proud
01/16/17 120 Hours of Direct Action Across the Bay Area to Reclaim King's Legacy & Reject Trump Front Page | Police State and Prisons | Racial Justice | Labor & Workers | San Francisco | East Bay | Government & Elections | Immigrant Rights01/14/17 State's Proposal Shrugs Off Voters' Approval of Ban on Oil Waste Injection Front Page | Environment & Forest Defense | California | Government & Elections | Santa Cruz Indymedia01/14/17 Fruitvale Community Further Marginalized in Politicization of Ghost Ship Fire Racial Justice | Health, Housing, and Public Services | Arts + Action | East Bay01/14/17 Lead Poisoning in Oakland's Fruitvale District Is Worse Than Flint Front Page | Environment & Forest Defense | Racial Justice | Health, Housing, and Public Services | East Bay01/02/17 National Day of Action to Free Mumia Abu-Jamal After New U.S. Supreme Court Ruling Front Page | Police State and Prisons | Racial Justice | East Bay | U.S. | International12/25/16 Christmastime Protest Attempts to Cross Checkpoint Between Bethlehem and Jerusalem Front Page | International | Palestine12/20/16 Santa Cruz County Ranked Second for Agricultural Pesticide Illnesses in 2014 Front Page | Environment & Forest Defense | Health, Housing, and Public Services | Central Valley | California | Government & Elections | Santa Cruz Indymedia12/19/16 Civil Rights Groups Sue Caltrans to Stop Illegal Raids Against California’s Homeless Front Page | Police State and Prisons | Health, Housing, and Public Services | San Francisco | East Bay | California | Government & Elections12/18/16 Hundreds March, Rally, Demand $15 and a Union at the San Francisco Airport Front Page | Labor & Workers | San Francisco | U.S.12/18/16 Senator Boxer Calls Corporate Agribusiness Rider to Water Bill a "Devastating Maneuver" Front Page | Environment & Forest Defense | Central Valley | California | U.S. | Government & Elections12/18/16 #DisruptJ20: Nationwide and Bay Area Call-outs for General Strike Against Trump Front Page | Labor & Workers | Global Justice and Anti-Capitalism | Education & Student Activism | Womyn | Central Valley | San Francisco | South Bay | East Bay | Peninsula | California | U.S. | Government & Elections | Santa Cruz Indymedia
Related Categories: Womyn
Women's March Bay Area Cat Bell Friday Dec 30th 7:28 PM
Avenge The Ghost Ship: Remembering Denalda The Cinema Committee (4 comments) Thursday Dec 29th 2:34 AM
Women Safety on SSU Campus Chrissy Pierce Wednesday Dec 14th 3:21 PM
Woman Used As Salami Tray at Altai Brands Event in Las Vegas Bradley Allen (7 comments) Tuesday Nov 22nd 11:39 AM
ACLU of Northern California Condemns Anti-Muslim Attack in San Jose ACLU of Northern California Friday Nov 11th 2:30 AM
More Local News...
[ × close ]