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(2016/06/14) A right delayed is a right denied (Reproductive Rights)

June 14, 201673 min
Edition #1021 Today we take a look at the assault on the right to reproductive health care from the state houses down to the sidewalks in front of the clinics Be part of the show! Leave a message at 202-999-3991 Show Notes Ch. 1: Opening Theme: A Fond Farewell - From a Basement On the Hill Ch. 2: Act 1: April's Story: One Woman's Experience of an Abortion at 21 Weeks - Planned Parenthood (@PPact) - Air Date: 09-21-15 Ch. 3: Song 1: Heirloom - The Black Atlantic Ch. 4: Act 2: Dawn Porter on Filming the Only Abortion Clinic in Mississippi for the film Trapped - Popaganda from @BitchMedia - Air Date 4-22-16 Ch. 5: Song 2: Mandy Goes to Med School - The Dresden Dolls Ch. 6: Act 3: The he-said-he-said abortion debate in the media - CounterSpin (@FAIRmediawatch) - Air Date 6-3-16 Ch. 7: Song 3: Lost Woman Song - Ani DiFranco Ch. 8: Act 4: Abortion Laws - @LastWeekTonight w/ @iamjohnoliver - Air Date: 02-21-16 Ch. 9: Song 4: December - Frida Hyvönen Ch. 10: Act 5: Wicked Jezebel Feminist! Users Witness Anti-Choice Abuse in Virtual Reality Film "Across the Line" - @DemocracyNow - Air Date: 01-25-16 Ch. 11: Song 5: What It's Like - Everlast Ch. 12: Act 6: Support the women's health protection act via #ActForWomen - Best of the Left Activism Ch. 13: Song 6: This Fickle World - Theo Bard Ch. 14: Act 7: A regretted abortion doesn't legitimize a ban on abortions - Savage Love w/ @FakeDanSavage - Air Date 5-31-16 Voicemails Ch. 15: Anti-LGBT rhetoric leads to anti-LGBT violence - Erin from Philadelphia Ch. 16: A lack of a female president is injurious to the country - Tanya from California Voicemail Music: Loud Pipes - Classics Ch. 17: Final comments on the long term effects of finally having a female president Closing Music: Here We Are - Everyone's in Everyone TAKE ACTION Learn more about the Act for Women Campaign and the Women's Health Protection Act at http://www.actforwomen.org Download the Act for Women Campaign Tools & Resources http://www.actforwomen.org/tools-and-resources/ Find out where and how to watch "TRAPPED," the documentary at http://www.trappeddocumentary.com Use the hashtag #ActforWomen on social media and tweet at your congressperson to urge them to support the Women's Health Protection Act.  Follow the Center for Reproductive Rights on Twitter @ReproRights   Written by BOTL social media/activism director Amanda Hoffman Produced by Jay! Tomlinson Thanks for listening! Visit us at BestOfTheLeft.com Check out the BotL iOS/Android App in the App Stores! Follow at Twitter.com/BestOfTheLeft Like at Facebook.com/BestOfTheLeft Contact me directly at Jay@BestOfTheLeft.com Review the show on iTunes and Stitcher!

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