Topic: abortion

Blalock ’18 GS: A response to Khurana ’18.5: Reconfiguring abortion rights in the era of technology

Op-eds, Opinions

Blalock ’18 GS: A response to Khurana ’18.5: Reconfiguring abortion rights in the era of technology

April 17, 2019 6 comments

In his April 10 piece “Reconfiguring abortion rights in the era of technology,” Jay Khurana ’18.5 writes: “Most of us agree that in the vast majority of cases … it would be wrong to abort a third-trimester fetus.

Khurana ’18.5: Reconfiguring abortion rights in the era of technology

Op-eds, Opinions

Khurana ’18.5: Reconfiguring abortion rights in the era of technology

April 11, 2019 2 comments

I recently had the pleasure of attending “A Conversation with Leana Wen, M.D.” at the Alpert Medical School. Dr. Wen is the incredibly accomplished president of Planned Parenthood.

Allums ’21: The fate of abortion rights in Rhode Island

Columns, Opinions

Allums ’21: The fate of abortion rights in Rhode Island

March 13, 2019 0 comments

Given the conservative-leaning U.S. Supreme Court and unclear fate of Roe v. Wade, the fight to protect a woman’s right to abortion continues to be waged at the federal level and in Rhode Island.

Four hours of debate preceded the Rhode Island House of Representative’s vote on legislation to keep abortion legal in Rhode Island.  The bill, sponsored by Rep. Anastasia Williams, D-Providence, passed without amendments.

Metro, News

R.I. House votes to protect abortion rights

March 8, 2019 1 comment

The Rhode Island House of Representatives passed legislation to keep abortion legal in the state Thursday night.

Fernandez ’21: Critiquing attitudes toward abortion in the U.S. and beyond

Columns, Opinions

Fernandez ’21: Critiquing attitudes toward abortion in the U.S. and beyond

October 4, 2018 0 comments

Women’s reproductive rights are once more at the center of the political discourse in the United States.