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Demonstration for the Right to Abortion in SF
by Felix Barrett (revolution.sfbureau [at] gmail.com)
Saturday Jan 19th, 2008 9:07 PM
Hundreds of people demonstrated today for reproductive choice in San Francisco challenging the so-called "Walk for Life." These pictures give a glimpse of the determination and diversity of the people there.
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Upcoming Event:
A Conversation and Book-Signing with Dr. Susan Wicklund, author of: “THIS COMMON SECRET: MY JOURNEY AS AN ABORTION DOCTOR”
and Debra Sweet, National Director, The World Can't Wait - Drive Out the Bush Regime!
A Benefit for the 2008 work of World Can’t Wait and that of Dr. Susan Wicklund
DATE: Sunday January 20th, 2008 TIME: 5:00 PM (Sharp!) to 7:00 PM
PLACE: Anna's Jazz Island / 2120 Allston Way / Berkeley, CA 94704

Additional resources:
Abortion in California: “What Is A Right If You Can’t Access It?” == http://revcom.us/a/067/abortionca-en.html
What Is an Abortion and Why Women Must Have the Right to Choose -- Life Cannot and Should Not Always Be Preserved == http://rwor.org/a/1265/what-is-abortion.htm
The Bible and Baby-Killing: The Right to Abortion and the Whole Direction of Society by Bob Avakian == http://rwor.org/a/013/avakian-bible-abortion.htm
The Morality of the Right to Abortion...And the Immorality of Those Who Oppose It == http://revcom.us/a/038/morality-right-to-abortion.htm
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by Felix Barrett Saturday Jan 19th, 2008 9:07 PM
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§All Ages
by Felix Barrett Saturday Jan 19th, 2008 9:07 PM
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§Rage
by Felix Barrett Saturday Jan 19th, 2008 9:07 PM
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§Kissing as Resistance
by Felix Barrett Saturday Jan 19th, 2008 9:07 PM
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A contingent participated in kissing along the march route as a way to bring out the homophobia of many of the anti-abortion demonstrators. I heard the marchers who were supposedly for women and life shouting insults at women for kissing in public.
§Creative Use of Sign
by Felix Barrett Saturday Jan 19th, 2008 9:07 PM
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There were many creative transformations of the anti-abortion signs. This was one.
§Abortion without apology
by Felix Barrett Saturday Jan 19th, 2008 9:07 PM
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§god trusts women
by Felix Barrett Saturday Jan 19th, 2008 9:07 PM
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by Felix Barrett Saturday Jan 19th, 2008 9:07 PM
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