WINGS #24-18 Reproductive Justice, Part 1 - A deeper concept than reproductive rights
FOR RELEASE WEEK OF SEPT 30, 2018
Uploaded: 8 Sep, 2018
Recording Date: 5 Sep, 2018
Recording Location: Oakland, California; Burnaby, Vancouver and Denman Island BC
Topical for: Timeless
Status: Complete, Ready to Air
Copyright: Non-commercial, attribution, share-alike international
Program Title: WINGS #24-18 Reproductive Justice, Part 1 - A deeper concept than reproductive rights
Description: In this interview, Ross begins with her personal story of needing reproductive justice, and goes on to tell stories of pioneering organizing for real reproductive choice and the sexist, racist and classist moves by US politicians to control the bodies of women and of all people of color. The interview took place in 2005, but all the struggles are ongoing in 2018.
Host(s): Sarah Olson
Featured Speakers/Guests: Reproductive justice pioneer Loretta Ross was a founder and Executive Director of Sistersong. among other organizations. After years in the field, she teaches Women's Studies. Her latest book (2017) is titled Reproductive Justice.
Credits: Interview by Sarah Olson. Series Producer, Frieda Werden.
Comments: The interview took place in 2005, but all the struggles are ongoing - even intensified - in 2018.
Society and Culture > SexualityType: Weekly Program
Politics > Feminism
Politics > Activism
Society and Culture > Childhood
Regional > United States
Science and Technology > Medicine
Health > Policy
Health > Pharmacuticals
Society and Culture > Racism
Society and Culture > Women