Monday, July 9, 2018

10 Books About 'Roe v. Wade'

July 3, 2018 (Bustle): 10 Books About 'Roe v. Wade' To Give You Historical and Political Context On the Groundbreaking Supreme Court Decision, by Melissa Ragsdale:

While we wait to see whether President Trump's next Supreme Court nominee will put Roe v. Wade in jeopardy, Bustle has come out with a list of 10 books to provide historical and political context for the decision.

Pro: Reclaiming Abortion Rights, by Katha Pollitt

Before Roe v. Wade: Voices that Shaped the Abortion Debate Before the Supreme Court's Ruling, by Linda Greenhouse and Reva B. Siegel

Abortion & Life, By Jennifer Baumgardner

The Girls Who Went Away: The Hidden History of Women Who Surrendered Children for Adoption in the Decades Before Roe v. Wade, by Ann Fessler

The Story of Jane: The Legendary Underground Feminist Abortion Service, by Laura Kaplan

Crow After Roe: How "Separate But Equal" Has Become the New Standard in Women's Health and How We Can Change That, by Jessica Mason Pieklo and Robin Marty

Undivided Rights: Women of Color Organizing for Reproductive Justice, by Loretta Ross, Jael Silliman, Marlene Gerber Fried, Elena R. Gutierrez and Elena Gutierrez

How the Pro-Choice Movement Saved America: Freedom, Politics, and the War on Sex, by Cristina Page

Roe v. Wade: The Untold Story of the Landmark Supreme Court Decision That Made Abortion Legal, by Marian Faux

The Boundaries of Her Body: A Shocking History of Women's Rights in America, by Debran Rowland

The article includes descriptions of the books and a link to a free pdf version of Before Roe v. Wade, by Linda Greenhouse and Reva B. Siegel.

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