Tag Archives: women’s health

Woman as Reason: Retrogression’s stench

From the September-October 2012 issue of News & Letters: Woman as Reason Retrogression’s stench by Terry Moon Everyone has heard—and a great many rightly condemned—the unconscionable statement by Missouri Republican Congressman and Senate hopeful Todd Akin: “from what I understand … Continue reading

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Komen and capital vs. self-development

From the March-April 2012 issue of News & Letters: Woman as Reason Komen & capital vs. self-development by Terry Moon Over 40 years ago, 12 Boston women got together to talk about women’s health. This was in 1969, when no … Continue reading

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Vicious attacks on women’s healthcare

From the March-April 2011 issue of News & Letters: Vicious attacks on women’s healthcare During February, the Republican Party has led the largest legislative attack on women’s reproductive rights and health in recent history. The U.S. House of Representatives has … Continue reading

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Fighting 50 years after the pill / ella approved

The FDA has officially approved the morning-after contraceptive ella. (See pdf of National Women’s Health Network testimony for more background.) In the article below, from the July-August 2010 issue of News & Letters, Terry Moon examines the fundamental questions raised … Continue reading

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