Breast Cancer Awareness

by Regina R.

This October, I looked down at the pink I was wearing for “awareness” and sighed. I thought about my t-shirt, a mix of synthetic fibers and pink dye, and how it has done absolutely nothing to stop cancer cells from growing, multiplying, and murdering women.
I then had a revolutionary thought—to stop breast cancer […]

By |October 28th, 2015|blog|Comments Off on Breast Cancer Awareness

Southern Hyde: The Implications of the Hyde Amendment in the Southern States

by Molly “MK” Anderson

It’s been 39 years since the Hyde amendment was passed. When I think about the amendment, which prohibits Medicaid funds from covering abortion except in cases of rape, incest, or life-threatening pregnancies, I consider the myriad of ways reproductive choice is yanked out of reach for poor communities. In my home state […]

By |September 30th, 2015|blog|Comments Off on Southern Hyde: The Implications of the Hyde Amendment in the Southern States

M­­EDIA RELEASE: Strong Families Resolution Makes a Splash at the State Capitol

Media contact:

Jaime Chandra, Marketing & Communications Manager, Feminist Women’s Health Center, marketing@feministcenter.org – 404-248-5445 – www.ThrivingFamsGA.org

ATLANTA, GA – Tuesday, March 25, 2015 – Today, Feminist Women’s Health Center joined several other organizations to applaud the introduction of HR 746, the “Strong Families Resolution,” championed by Representatives Nikki Randall (D-142) and Simone Bell (D-58).

According to Rep. Randall, “The […]

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MEDIA ADVISORY: Press Conference on Strong Families Resolution

MEDIA ADVISORY – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

March 24, 2015

Contact: Molly Anderson, Legislative Associate, Feminist Women’s Health Center, 404-862-2732, mollya@feministcenter.org

REPRESENTATIVES NIKKI RANDALL AND SIMONE BELL TO HOST PRESS CONFERENCE ON STRONG FAMILIES’ LEGISLATION

 ATLANTA, GA – State Representatives Nikki Randall (D-Macon) and Simone Bell (D-Atlanta) will host a press conference to discuss their Strong Families’ Resolution Tuesday, March […]

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