Reproductive Justice is a first-of-its-kind primer that provides a comprehensive yet succinct description of the field. Written by two legendary scholar-activists, Reproductive Justice introduces students to an intersectional analysis of race, class, and gender politics. Loretta J.
This anthology assembles two decades of work initiated by SisterSong Women of Color Health Collective, creators of the human rights-based "reproductive justice" framework to move beyond polarized pro-choice/pro-life debates.
A landmark literary anthology of poems, stories, and essays, Choice Words collects essential voices that renew our courage in the struggle to defend reproductive rights. Twenty years in the making, the book spans continents and centuries. This collection magnifies the voices of people reclaiming the sole authorship of their abortion experiences.
It seems unthinkable that citizens of one of the most powerful nations in the world must risk their lives and livelihoods in the search for access to necessary health care. And yet it is no surprise that in many places throughout the United States, getting an abortion can be a monumental challenge.
An indispensable guide to building a fighting feminist movement for reproductive freedom
With an antiabortion majority on the Supreme Court and several states attempting to outlaw abortion altogether, many activists are on the defensive, hoping to hold on to reproductive rights in a few places and cases. This spirited book shows how feminism can start winning again.
Following the U.S. Congress's attempts to defund Planned Parenthood, the hashtag #ShoutYourAbortion became a viral conduit for abortion storytelling, receiving extensive media coverage and positioning real human experiences at the center of America’s abortion debate for the first time.$13.46ISBN: 9781609809492Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Seven Stories Press - January 15th, 2019
The end of Roe v. Wade is coming. How will you prepare?$14.40ISBN: 9781501151132Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: 37 Ink - March 6th, 2018
In this “vivid and companionable memoir of a remarkable life” (The New Yorker), an outspoken, Christian reproductive justice advocate and abortion provider reveals his personal and professional journeys in an effort to seize the moral high ground on the question of choice and reproductive justice.$15.00ISBN: 9781500248512Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - October 22nd, 2014
Untold Stories: Life, Love, and Reproduction is a collection of stories of ordinary people talking intimately and honestly about their reproductive experiences including abortion, egg donation, adoption, LGBT parenting, remaining child free, and much more.$16.20ISBN: 9780143038979Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Penguin Books - June 26th, 2007
In this deeply moving and myth-shattering work, Ann Fessler brings out into the open for the first time the astonishing untold history of the million and a half women who surrendered children for adoption due to enormous family and social pressure in the decades before Roe v. Wade.$37.40ISBN: 9780964592001Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Sage-Femme - October 1st, 2008
Sage-femme Collective is an anonymous group of professional researchers, herbalists, and individuals involved in the women's self-help movement. Natural Liberty is a guide for women interested in self-induced abortion methods and covers modern methods of medical abortion and menstrual extraction to alternative methods of herbs, homeopathy, acupuncture, massage, and yoga.$15.30ISBN: 9780679758693Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Vintage - December 29th, 1998
In 1997, this groundbreaking book made a powerful entrance into the national conversation on race. In a media landscape dominated by racially biased images of welfare queens and crack babies, Killing the Black Body exposed America’s systemic abuse of Black women’s bodies.$30.80ISBN: 9780814758274Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: New York University Press - October 1st, 2003
While most people believe that the movement to secure voluntary reproductive control for women centered solely on abortion rights, for many women abortion was not the only, or even primary, focus.$26.99ISBN: 9781107030176Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Cambridge University Press - March 12th, 2020
Policing the Womb brings to life the chilling ways in which women have become the targets of secretive state surveillance of their pregnancies. Michele Goodwin expands the reproductive health and rights debate beyond abortion to include how legislators increasingly turn to criminalizing women for miscarriages, stillbirths, and threatening the health of their pregnancies.$35.20ISBN: 9781479812707Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: New York University Press - May 19th, 2020
Shows how reproductive justice organizations' collaborative work across racial lines provides a compelling model for other groups to successfully influence change$24.30ISBN: 9781982141561Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Scribner - June 2nd, 2020
“If you read only one book about democracy, The Turnaway Study should be it. Why? Because without the power to make decisions about our own bodies, there is no democracy." —Gloria Steinem
“Dr.$17.96ISBN: 9781629636382Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: PM Press - April 1st, 2019When House Speaker Paul Ryan urged U.S. women to have more children, and Ross Douthat requested “More babies, please,” they openly expressed what U.S. policymakers have been discussing for decades with greater discretion.$22.50ISBN: 9781681485980Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Alternative Comics - February 6th, 2018
Comics for Choice is anthology of comics about abortion. As this fundamental reproductive right continues to be stigmatized and jeopardized, over sixty artists and writers have created comics that boldly share their own experiences, and educate readers on the history of abortion, current political struggles, activism, and more.Email or call for priceISBN: 9781608466177Availability: Special OrderPublished: Haymarket Books - May 10th, 2016
Undivided Rights captures the evolving and largely unknown activist history of women of color organizing for reproductive justice--on their own behalf.