Straight from the FEMINIST SLEEPER CELL, the Abortion Access Force podcast breaks down the ever-changing, ever bats**t, ever rageful news that affects our reproductive lives. Listen as hosts Lizz Winstead, Moji Alawode-El, Marie Khan and guests, expose the creeps hellbent on destroying access to birth control, abortion and basically everything logical.
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EPISODE 56: Who’s The Dude In The Period Tracksuit?Moji is out with some sickness but Lizz and Marie hold it down. It’s been a good week for smacking abortion bans but a terrible week for Twitter bans. FFS will someone please just do something other than punish any and all abortion related stuff! We can’t take it! GATHERED IN THE SLEEPER CELL Lizz Winstead @lizzwinstead Marie Khan @mjkhhn QUICK HITS OF THE WEEK AZ County Assessor Refuses to Resign Over Trafficking Children Fellow GOP Trash- https://maricopagop.org/ Charlotte Lozier Institute Puts A Spin on Abortion ‘Data’ Learn about Charlotte Lozier MEATY STORY 1. Alabama ban is blocked! https://www.al.com/news/2019/10/federal-judge-blocks-alabama-abortion-ban.html?fbclid=IwAR0lA8-HYsqRFcraWgdM0rDqsbHj0NINbU3FNEeCUU7Ym67WL56o4SLQuwQ Donate to the Alabama Women’s Center- http://www.alabamawomensclinic.com/ MEATY STORY 2. Another White Man is Tracking Menstrual Cycles https://www.kansascity.com/news/politics-government/article236773058.html MEATY STORY 3. Twitter is Politicizing Abortion https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2019/10/30/twitter-ban-all-political-ads-amid-election-uproar/?tid=sm_fb Announcements Tix went on sale for my MN shows at The Cedar Come see us in Oregon and Washington Midwest Access Coalition Fundraiser SIX DEGREES OF ABORTION Lizz does it! Cinderblock the Cat https://www.cnn.com/2019/10/26/us/fat-cat-cinderblock-workout-northshore-trnd/index.html > lives in Washington state > our partner org Abortion Access Front is having a show in Seattle, WA on November 14th ALL THE HOUSEKEEPING Write a review/ give us 5 stars Follow us on social @accessforce on Twitter/Instagram Email us at email@example.com! If we read your question on air, you will get a shirt! Edited by Brad Pearson, theme song by Cory Eischen, The Purple Xperience DONATE TO Abortion Access Force/Feminist Sleeper Cell pod!!!! While America obsesses about all things impeachment, the road to destroying access to abortion keeps getting paved with trashass Judges being given lifetime appointments on the reg. We do a deep dive into the background of one of them whose single focus is abortion, birth control and anything else related to YOUR body that’s none of HER buisness. Plus, a new wrinkle in the Louisiana case going before the Supreme Court that has us REALLY NERVOUS. GATHERED IN THE SLEEPER CELL Lizz Winstead @lizzwinstead Moji Alawode-el @mojilocks Marie Khan @mjkhhn QUICK HITS OF THE WEEK Temporarily Halt to OK Abortion Reversal Bill Florida Conservatives Pushing for Parental Consent Don’t Get Raped by Your Dad In South Carolina Challenges to the Illinois RHA MEATY STORY 1. Another unqualified Judgey Judge https://slate.com/news-and-politics/2019/10/sarah-pitlyk-judge-nomination-anti-abortion-activist-trump.html Follow Dahlia Lithwick on all the things! @Dahlialithwick MEATY STORY 2. Utah + Louisiana = Trouble https://fox13now.com/2019/10/19/utah-wants-planned-parenthood-lawsuit-halted-while-u-s-supreme-court-hears-abortion-cases/ Pro-Life Action League- https://prolifeaction.org/ Welden Amendent- https://www.hhs.gov/conscience/conscience-protections/index.html Thomas More Monsters https://www.thomasmoresociety.org/ Announcements- Join us October 29th for hedge fund fuckery (live stream too!!) Tix went on sale for my MN shows at The Cedar Come see us in Oregon and Washington SIX DEGREES OF ABORTION- Versace ALL THE HOUSEKEEPING Write a review/ give us 5 stars Follow us on social @accessforce on Twitter/Instagram Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org! If we read your question on air, you will get a shirt! Edited by Brad Pearson, theme song by Cory Eischen, The Purple Xperience DONATE TO Abortion Access Force/Feminist Sleeper Cell pod!!!! Moji, Marie and Lizz talk about the victorious ruling in Mississippi and the victorious-ish Georgia Ruling. Plus Moji does a deep dive into the politician the Daily Kos dubbed, “The crazy-stupid Republican of the day” Hint: He compared pregnant people to pigs and cows… Also, fuck the DNC and their fuckety fuck rules… GATHERED IN THE SLEEPER CELL Lizz Winstead @lizzwinstead Moji Alawode-el @mojilocks Marie Khan @mjkhhn QUICK HITS OF THE WEEK A Small Piece of Justice for Botham Jean Illinois Representative Pushing for No Travel to Anti-Choice States Trio of Cases SCOTUS is Eyeing: June Medical Services v. Gee, Box v. Planned Parenthood Indiana and Kentucky, & Veronica Price v. City of Chicago MEATY STORY 1. A victory for the Jackson Women’s Health Organization AKA The Pinkhouse http://www.jacksonfreepress.com/news/2019/oct/01/jackson-restricts-anti-abortion-activists-new-buff/#disqus_thread Amazing PINK HOUSE clinic escorts- https://www.facebook.com/PinkhouseDefenders/ MEATY STORY 2. Georgia, Georgia, Georgia Federal Judge Blocks Georgia Abortion Law That Triggered Showbiz Protests JODY HICE: MASTER OF HIS DOMAIN… AND YOURS. Moji’s other example of Georgia fail: Terry England MEATY STORY 3. Dan Lipinsky: The worst dem in congress Democrats need to stop allowing inclusion of non-abortion supporting members in their party. Meet Lipinsky’s rad opponent, the awesome Marie Newman! https://theintercept.com/2019/10/01/marie-newman-endorsements-dan-lipinski/ https://www.huffpost.com/entry/dan-lipinski-marie-newman-abortion-illinois-democrats-2020_n_5cfab517e4b02ee34776b9e9 Announcements- LIZZ IN SAN FRAN! Michelle Meow Show in San Francisco! Call Tom Perez: 202-863-8000 Call Nancy Pelosi: (202) 225-4965 SIX DEGREES OF ABORTION- Woman confronts Bronx Zoo Lion- https://www.cnn.com/travel/article/bronx-zoo-lion-enclosure-trnd/index.html AAF Holiday Party in the Bronx- Ate at Arthur Ave-Busload of Abortion Rights Activists have been in the Bronx…we’ll give it to her! ALL THE HOUSEKEEPING Write a review/ give us 5 stars Follow us on social @accessforce on Twitter/Instagram Email us at email@example.com! If we read your question on air, you will get a shirt! Edited by Brad Pearson, theme song by Cory Eischen, The Purple Xperience DONATE TO Abortion Access Force/Feminist Sleeper Cell pod!!!! Lizz is back and just in time because this week’s episode covers how the state Department and The Dept of Health and Human Services are teaming up with the world’s top oppressors to create an international he-man woman haters club. Oh, and if you didn’t hear that story ANYWHERE in the media, there’s a reason, and fuck them. All of that, plus Moji and Marie will try and stump Lizz with “6 Degrees of Abortion” GATHERED IN THE SLEEPER CELL Lizz Winstead @lizzwinstead Moji Alawode-el @mojilocks Marie Khan @mjkhhn QUICK HITS OF THE WEEK The Texas city that has Banned Plan B 9th Circuit will decide fate of new Title X regulations. Anti-LGBTQ Congressman Takes Tactic of Protecting Queer Fetuses from Abortion The US has Decided “There is no international right to abortion” Oaxaca has Decriminalized Abortion at 12 weeks and under Fuck yeah Australia! MEATY STORY 1. Fox controlling the abortion dialogue https://www.mediamatters.org/fox-news/other-networks-are-letting-fox-news-poison-abortion-related-coverage-dangerous-lies -Fox leads the conversation in the media. They talk about abortion significantly more and their perspectives and talking points inform talking points on other networks, even networks with a less biased perspective. Consequently, when other networks talk about abortion ther are often spreading the same kind of misinformation, or references to Fox-lead talking points. For example: In discussions about abortion funding rules across the three networks [Fox News, MSNBC and CNN], 67% of statements were inaccurate. Once again, Fox News discussed the topic the most, with 124 statements — 87 of which were inaccurate (70%). There were two total statements about abortion funding rules made on MSNBC, one of which was inaccurate (50%). CNN aired nine statements about abortion funding rules and seven were accurate (78% accurate, 22% inaccurate). MEATY STORY 2. It’s the most horrible time of the year (40 Days for Life) https://www.theeagle.com/news/local/annual-days-for-life-campaign-opens-with-rally-at-college/article_5fdd885c-df54-11e9-8f91-a36382d8e49d.html https://projects.propublica.org/nonprofits/organizations/260308665/201812159349300931/IRS990 Characterized by harassment outside of targeted abortion clinics all over the country, 40 days for life runs from Sept 25-Nov 3rd this year. Created in 2004 in College Station, TX, it now has a global presence in over 50 countries. This is a super vitriolic Christian Catholic community that charges its followers with praying, fasting, and around-the-clock harassing ‘vigils’ of specific abortion clinics. Oh and it’s not free! Per the 2015 campaign report, almost $200 is required of those APPLYING to lead efforts in their cities. And churches and communities are expected to contribute funding and services in support, and volunteers should be approached and asked for ‘financial commitments.’ We have included their 2017 public 990 above. 40 DAYS FOUNDER SHAWN CARNEY: (WHO’S WHO OF WHO WANTS TO OPPRESS WOMEN) https://www.40daysforlife.com/about-overview.aspx They are Abby Johnson endorsers, and their followers include the Pope, the Susan B. Anthony List, and former US Ambassador Alan Keyes. Shawn raked in a cool $202k in fiscal year 2017- gotta put food on the table for his 7 children. SIGN THIS PETITION TO MAKE SURE TITLE X FUNDS ACTUAL HEALTHCARE SIX DEGREES OF ABORTION- vaping related illnesses>Lizz was given a Juul in Duluth, MN last year > Lizz=All Things Abortion ALL THE HOUSEKEEPING Write a review/ give us 5 stars Follow us on social @accessforce on Twitter/Instagram Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org! If we read your question on air, you will get a shirt! Edited by Brad Pearson, theme song by Cory Eischen, The Purple Xperience DONATE TO Abortion Access Force/Feminist Sleeper Cell pod!!!! Moji and Marie are holding down the Sleeper Cell today, and discussing some heavy topics in the news! Arizona’s Speaker of the House wants to send sex education back to the (even darker) ages, while the Guttmacher Institute’s HOT OFF THE VIRTUAL PRESS report shows us that access to contraception (and presumably sex ed knowledge, duh) helps in lowering abortion rates! GATHERED IN THE SLEEPER CELL Moji Alawode-el @mojilocks Marie Khan @mjkhhn QUICK HITS OF THE WEEK Presidential Nominee Elizabeth Warren on Abortion Rights Arizona House Speaker Thinks Better Sex Ed = More Money In the Pockets of Planned Parenthood The Federalists Backs Away from Ectopic Crazy-Talk and Moji is Taking Credit! LA Bill on Admitting Privileges Picked Up by SCOTUS MEATY STORIES Summary on Guttmacher report on abortion rates, clinic numbers, and trends report- https://www.guttmacher.org/report/abortion-incidence-service-availability-us-2017 Leg 2 of Tour! We want you to throw some donation dollars at the amazing clinics our partner org, Abortion Access Force, is visiting! Whole Woman’s Health of Austin Brookside Women’s Medical Center Houston Women’s Clinic Delta Clinic of Baton Rouge Ohio Bullshit https://www.dispatch.com/news/20190918/abortion-pill-reversals-debated-in-ohio-as-toledo-clinic-halts-surgeries-to-end-pregnancies https://www.guttmacher.org/fact-sheet/state-facts-about-abortion-ohio ALL THE HOUSEKEEPING Write a review/ give us 5 stars Follow us on social @accessforce on Twitter/Instagram Email us at email@example.com! If we read your question on air, you will get a shirt! Edited by Brad Pearson, theme song by Cory Eischen, The Purple Xperience DONATE TO Abortion Access Force/Feminist Sleeper Cell pod!!!! Hey Sleeper cellmates! Tonight in the bunker Marie has the night off so Lizz and Moji fly solo! And because it’s fashion week MoJizz (worst or best name blend ever?) talk the hottest anti science trends on the oppression runway this fall. It’s a whole lotta ugly y’all! Enjoy. GATHERED IN THE SLEEPER CELL Lizz Winstead @lizzwinstead Moji Alawode-el @mojilocks QUICK HITS OF THE WEEK Austin Steps Up for Abortion Access University of Utah’s Premarital Sex Exam Tulsi Gabbard’s Problematic Viewpoints on Abortion Rights North Dakota Medication Reversal Language Blocked! Hallelujah Ideas- We have a big problem with ectopic pregnancies- https://thefederalist.com/2019/09/09/is-abortion-really-necessary-for-treating-ectopic-pregnancies/ https://thefederalist.com/2019/09/12/ectopic-pregnancy-medical-malpractice-not-save-mothers-life-removing-baby/ Maine hoping for state taxes to subsidize Title X; also Susan Collins and the Federalist Society Fundraiser https://www.pressherald.com/2019/09/11/maine-abortion-clinics-seek-state-funding-in-response-to-trump-gag-rule/
WATCH: Protesters holding pro-immigrant signs tussle with Trump supporters in the crowd at the president's rally in Ohio pic.twitter.com/hlzqbrDyhO— Bloomberg QuickTake (@QuickTake) August 1, 2019
Garbage Fyre Festival https://www.facebook.com/garbagefyre/ Tom Metzger and Aryan Nation https://www.splcenter.org/fighting-hate/extremist-files/group/aryan-nations The Abortion Fuckery of up the State Health Departments https://psmag.com/news/how-state-health-departments-are-closing-abortion-clinics-five-key-takeaways Biden and his messed up abobo takes https://www.vox.com/2019/7/31/20749643/joe-biden-kamala-harris-hyde-amendment SIX DEGREES OF ABORTION: Peppa Pig -> KAT STAGGS -> LIZZ https://www.peppapig.com/ The Amazing Cat Staggs DC NOT MARVEL!!! https://imagecomics.com/creators/cat-staggs
EPISODE FORTY-TWO: The Water Pik of Patriarchy
EPISODE FORTY-ONE: Remembering Dr. Tiller
EPISODE THIRTY-NINE: DNA-HOLE
EPISODE THIRTY-EIGHT: IT’S NOT A COMPLIMENT
Lizz is joined by Jaye McBride and Sarah Hartshorne. They chat the Cohen hearings and the latest rundown of repro news across the country. The guest interview this week is with KELEIGH COOK. KELEIGH is a pro-choice activist in Columbus, OH
EPISODE THIRTY-SEVEN: So Many Anti-Abortion Grifters, So Little Time
Lizz and Julie rundown the onslaught of attacks this week. Starting off with this week in Patriarchy which is… the Catholic Church. Let’s stop calling him the ‘cool Pope’ shall we? The main feature of this episode is an interview with the amazing Marva Sadler, Director of Clerical Support at Whole Women’s Health Alliance. She gives us the inside scoop on the recent attacks against Whole Women’s Health in Austin.
– Whole Women’s Health and the amazing resilience of Amy Hagstrom Miller.
– DONATE TO Whole Women’s Health Alliance
– Fetal Heartbeat bill in Tennessee
– Abortion reporting bill in Wyoming
– The rape of nuns and forced abortion
– The kids abandoned by priests who fathered them
– See Marva in Trapped
– Abby Johnston’s trail of anti-abortion grifting
– Ben Shapiro explained
– Steven Crowder, just ugh
Six Degrees of Abortion: Roger Stone
– Background on Roger Stone and Lizz’s old Roommate Randy Credico
EPISODE THIRTY-SIX: MISSISSIPPI GODDAMN!
Lizz flies solo this episode giving a rundown of this week in repro-news. PLUS, there’s a featured interview of Lizz with Dr. Daniel Grossman. He is a professor of obstetrics and gynecology at the University of California San Francisco, where he directs a policy-oriented research program called Advancing New Standards in Reproductive Health. He also provides and teaches abortion care. He sets the record straight… again.
EPISODE THIRTY-FIVE: STATE OF EPIC MISINFORMATION
Lizz and Julie discuss the flagrant misinformation about
*Tess’s Stories in The Guardian
– Lauren Herington’s lawsuit against the Milwaukee Bucks
– An overall look at the mistreatment of NFL/NBA cheerleaders
– Spurs sudden dismissal of their dancers.
*Eunice’s State of the Uterus
*Stacey Abrams response to #SOTU
*The problems with Trump‘s abortion comments
Six Degrees of Abortion: Ina Garten
LPJ New York Show at Babeland
Check out our guest, Tess Barker, on social media
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EPISODE THIRTY-FOUR: UGH! NO ONE IS HAVING ABORTIONS WHILE GIVING BIRTH!
In this episode, Lizz is joined by Senator Liz Krueger to discuss the long-awaited and fought for passing of the Reproductive Health Act in New York!! AND, Robin Marty author of “Handbook for a Post-Roe America”. It’s a good one Y’all!
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Robin Marty’s Book and
SUSAN B. ANTHONY LIST
Charlotte Lozier Institute:
RHA TRUE FACTS
About Senator Liz Krueger
Later abortion True facts
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Come see us LIVE!
LPJ comedy show Feb 6th
Featuring: Aparna Nancherla, Ophira Eisenberg, Emma Willman, Alex English, and hosted by your pal Sarah Hartshorne.
EPISODE THIRTY-THREE: Stork, This!
Lizz comes to you from D.C. where a crew from Lady Parts Justice League is prepping to protest the March for Life. Julie phones in from a water logged Los Angeles. Joining them on the podcast this week is Sharon Kann. Sharon is the abortion rights and reproductive health program director at Media Matters. Media Matters has been doing a lot of the heavy lifting when it comes to reporting on reproductive rights. Sharon joins us to discuss the problem with how certain media outlets cover the March for Life… aka, they don’t do a good job.
EPISODE THIRTY-TWO: Anti’s are Starting Strong
Lizz and Julie are back with a recap of the latest escapades of the anti’s. Weeks into the new year and they are starting stronger than ever. They review the top restrictions to keep an eye on this year. The first six-degree of abortion for the year? Al Roker.
Mind-blowing gaslight from Trump.
Tucker Carlson’s social science on equal pay.
Texas case to repeal TRAP laws.
Beautiful Rewire 2018 recap.
Guttmacher’s good news from 2018.
LPJ Events: Join us in DC here and here.
Plus, join Julie at this awesome Roe Anniversary event at the end of the month in Los Angeles.
EPISODE THIRTY-ONE: Ohio is a Lame Duck
With all the shiz happening in Ohio, Julie checks in with NARAL Pro-Choice Ohio Statewide Field Organizer, Kelley Freeman. They chat about the two major bans that were passed an awaiting Gov. Kasich’s passing into law or veto. He must have known we were talking about him because while we were recording he did what he’s been known to do in the past, sign one and veto the other.
EPISODE THIRTY: Visiting My Aunt
JOINING US HERE IN THE FEMINIST SLEEPER CELL IS RUTH ANN HARNISCH, founder and president of the Harnisch Foundation. An organization that is in its 20th year of funding intersectional social change. Which, obviously included repro rights!
Want to contribute? Give to clinics through their Amazon Wish Lists:
Mississippi Reproductive Freedom Fund Amazon Wish List
Affiliated Medical Services Amazon Wish List
Women’s Health Center of West Virginia Amazon Wish List
Just remember: ***Do NOT mail gifts directly to the clinic yourself*** because clinics don’t accept packages from people they don’t know. Why? Oh right, it’s because when they get suspicious packages they have to contact the police because they could contain bombs. I wish I was kidding.
EPISODE TWENTY-NINE: The Facts Will Still Remain Facts
On this week’s episode of the pod we’ve got a special LIVE Q&A from our Monthly Eastville Comedy Show (come out)! Lizz talks to Jenna Jerman, Senior Research Associate at the Guttmacher Institute about all the scary (and not so scary) abortion facts.
EPISODE TWENTY-EIGHT: The Good, The Bad, The Illegal Attorney General
This week Lizz and Julie catch up after the Thanksgiving holiday and chat all the latest in fuckery. They discuss the latest anti-bullshit Whole Women’s Health is fighting, the way in which a creep-o tried to use anti-abortion laws to get away with rape, and Matt Whitacker the “newly illegal” Attorney General.
– Whitacker Should Not be Attorney General
– And More Reasons Whitacker is Bad
– Whole Women’s Health Alliance trying to Help Indiana
– This guy, trying to tell us we’re all 9 months older than we thought.
Six Degree of Abortion: ELTON JOHN!
EPISODE TWENTY-SEVEN: TINGLE V BIG FOOT
Lizz is joined by Sarah Hartshorne to discuss the results of election day. They chat about the dead guy that won in Nevada, Kim Davis losing to a gay guy in Kentucky, good things happening for the RHA in New York, and erotic author Dr. Chuck Tingle.
Big Foot Erotica Guy
Dead Guy Nevada
Kim Davis loses to a gay person!
Bigot Bakery owners now have a Gay Governor in Colorado!
Alabama Ballot initiative
WV Ballot initiative
RHA will become law!
NYC LPJ COMEDY SHOW DECEMBER 2ND! Check IT OUT!
EPISODE TWENTY-SIX: VOTE THE SCUMBAGS OUT
It’s the last weekend before the midterm elections! Get out and Vote! Lizz and Julie are together in Los Angeles talking the Golden Probes and their favorite scumbags that need to be voted out, including Steve West who is running for Missouri House Rep in the 15th district. His own children are actively telling people not to vote for him.
– Watch The Golden Probes if you haven’t yet!
– Minnesota candidate Doug “very homophobic and definitely a part of a hate group” Wardlow
– More about Wardlow as an irrefutable monster
– Wait, Steve King is also an irrefutable monster.
– Oh, and just in case that didn’t convince you about Steve King…
– 538 poll that says abortion is pushing Dems to the polls. Fucking Finally!
– Medication abortion mail service in United States – Aid Access – from the folks at Women on Web / Women on Waves.
– SIA Legal Team supporting people facing charges for self-induced abortions
– Missouri House candidate Steve West and his anti-Steve West kids
EPISODE TWENTY-FIVE: STEAM COOKED FETUSES AND OTHER SHIT POLITICIANS SAY
This week on the podcast Lizz is joined by Julie and Jaye to discuss the upcoming elections. Julie briefs us on why Mike Dewine, the current Attorney General for Ohio and the guy running for Governor, is a pile of garbage. And Jaye discusses the most recent Trump horribleness directed at erasing trans people from existence. Lizz reviews three very important issues on the ballot in Alabama, West Virginia, and Oregon. Remember to visit VoteProChoice to research the candidates in your state.
(Lizz in preshow panic / Julie cracking up Dan Savage on the Red Carpet)
– LPJ is starting a monthly comedy show in NYC, at Eastville in Brooklyn! Shows will be the 1st Wednesday of every month starting November 7th!
– Birth Strike – Book about declining birth rate.
– Garbage Ohio AG and gubernatorial candidate Mike DeWine.
– How Trump’s budget destroys poor people.
– Ballot initiatives overview, West Virginia, Alabama, and Oregon.
Alabama State Abortion Policy Amendment, Amendment 2, is on the ballot in Alabama as a legislatively-referred constitutional amendment on November 6, 2018.
“A “no” vote opposes this amendment to make it state policy to “recognize and support the sanctity of unborn life and the rights of unborn children, including the right to life” and to state that no provisions of the constitution provide a right to an abortion or require funding of abortions.”
SIDEBAR: A SECOND AMENDMENT TO KEEP 10 COMMANDMENTS ON
West Virginia Amendment 1, the No Right to Abortion in Constitution Measure, is on the ballot in West Virgilegislatively-referred referred constitutional amendment on November 6, 2018.
“A “no” vote opposes this amendment to add language to the West Virginia Constitution stating that “nothing in this Constitution secures or protects a right to abortion or requires the funding of abortion.”
The Oregon Ban Public Funds for Abortions Initiative is on the ballot in Oregon as an initiated constitutional amendment on November 6, 2018.
“A no vote opposes the ballot initiative to prohibit public funds from being spent on abortions in Oregon, except when medically necessary or required by federal law.”
See ya at the Probes Folks!
AND AS ALWAYS: Pop us an email with your thoughts, questions, and comments Podcast@ladypartsjustice.com
EPISODE TWENTY-FOUR: TWO JUGHEADS ONE CUP
Lizz, Jaye and Sarah, break down the fuckery in Kansas and Missouri, more legal issues for the good folks at Whole Woman’s Health in South Bend, and the first abortion challenge Kavanaugh will see, Andersen v Planned Parenthood.
Hilarious Kate Willett treated like shit by asshead Anthony Kumia
Six Degrees of Abortion Separation: _Al Roker
Al Roker→ Today show → Katie Couric → Katie wrote Lizz to thank her for #MeAtFourteen
EPISODE TWENTY-THREE: DIRTY SANCHEZ IS A TERRIBLE DRINKING GAME
Lizz speaks with the LPJ crew about their reactions to the Kavanaugh hearings, investigation and now potential confirmation. One of our LPJ colleagues went to DC and was arrested fighting to #StopKavanaugh – Julie speaks with Amber about what that was like. Take care of yourself out there, it’s a true shit storm.
SPECIAL INTERVIEW: Hyde Amendment
Julie speaks with Destiny Lopez, Co-director of All* Above All about the UNFORTUNATE Anniversary of the Hyde Amendment. This is one of the big barriers to access keeping financial assistance out of reach for many. Check out the links below to learn what you can do to help END the Hyde Amendment once and for ALL.
EPISODE TWENTY-TWO: Can’t Climb An Abortion
“You know when people add ‘in bed’ after fortune cookies? I think we should add ‘except for when it is’ after any anti-abortion rhetoric.” – Lizz. Listen as Julie and Lizz discuss trigger warnings, Anita Hill, and the whole Kavanaugh rapey mess.
THIS WEEK IN ABORTION:
AMAZING Abortion Twitter Storm
Ridonculous Rebuttal From “some chick” at The Federalist
I Love You America Episode with Dr. Willie Parker
Creepy anti choice goons buying clinics and turning them into creepy museums
Judge Rules WWH Clinic can open in South Bend! YAY!
HOW THE GARBAGE MEDIA LIES TELLING THE STORY OF WWH OPENING IN SOUTH BEND
SIX DEGREES OF ABORTION
CHEVY CHASE IS A FUCKING ASSHOLE
EPISODE TWENTY-ONE: Bleach the Washington Assholes
The Beatles are yanking, Kavanaugh’s vote was yanked, and we yanked a lever in NYC to vote.
Stormy and me photo
The cases being set up to end Roe
Planned Parenthood Fire
Dis Bitch says she’s being threatened
Video Heidi getting tossed out of Kavanaugh hearings
Six Degrees of Abortion: Florence Henderson
Henriette Mantel Alice The Maid
EPISODE TWENTY: Is That a Lodestar In Your Pants?
So much news, but when it comes to abortion fuckery, so little time to COVER ANY OF IT! Lizz and Jaye report from the feminist sleeper cell to break down the Kavanaugh hearings, twitter douches, and this week’s 6 degrees of abortion separation. Subscribe and share!
John Kyl, McCain’s replacement is garbage on abortion! Thanks Rewire for this story.
Highlights from Kavanaugh hearings
SIX DEGREES OF ABORTION – Kaepernick – Ansirh
Lizz is reunited with her #1 guy! Follow him on Insta @budderino_forever
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EPISODE NINETEEN: Who’s Who of Who Hates Women
Lizz and Julie are back discussing this week’s fuckery including Louis CK’s unwanted return, Trump’s gross Evangelical dinner, and lotion boy Scott Lloyd.
* The Cut and what to listen for during the Kavanaugh hearings
* Cancel Kavanaugh – Sept 4th
* Alabama dilation & evacuation law & appeals court ruling
* Network of at-home abortion providers
* Medication abortion in Cali state universities.
* Trump’s Gross Dinner remarks
EPISODE EIGHTEEN: Papa Don’t Preach
We are back to our regularly scheduled shenanigans. Lizz and Julie discuss the current news surrounding the Catholic Church and its influence on reproductive rights and healthcare in general. While Kavanaugh threatens Roe v Wade, some states prepared for history to repeat itself a long time ago, ie. the blessed state of Washington where Julie was able to visit and tour the amazing Cedar River’s Clinic.
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EPISODE SEVENTEEN: Group Sessions Suck
Lizz and Julie are finally in the same room! They discuss the new Jeff Sessions’ religious task force. You know, because hate groups need more freedoms. Yipppeeee. Stick around for a snippet of the final Vagical Mystery Tour talkback with Dawn from Affiliated Medical Services in Milwaukee. She drops some serious truth bombs about access in Wisconsin. It ain’t all cheese and curds… if you know what I mean.
BREAKING BULLSHIT! Title X Gag Rule
Tomorrow, July 31st is the final day to submit comments to the Department of Health and Human Services stating you’re disapproval of their new proposed rule to Title X funding. We were fortunate enough to chat with Dr. Jamila Perritt, board certified ob/gyn and Fellow with Physicians for Reproductive Health. LISTEN! GET FIRED UP!! Submit your comments.
EPISODE SIXTEEN: KAVA-HELL-NAUGH
Today on the pod, Julie interviews a triple threat repo-hero based in Pittsburgh, PA. Dr. Sheila Ramgopal is a full-service doctor in obstetrics and gynecology, owner of the amazing abortion clinic… Allegheny Reproductive Health Center, and of course an abortion provider. They discuss an up n coming law pushed by the antis that could potentially make it’s way to the Supreme Court – it’s banning abortion in the case of fetal down syndrome diagnosis. Listen!!
EPISODE FIFTEEN: SUMMER OF JUST SHUT-UP ALREADY
Lizz and Sarah return to the Vagical Mystery Tour, bringing us a live report from the “Summer of Justice.” What’s that, you say? Oh, just the World Series of anti-abortion harassment. They speak to “Marge” (an experienced clinic defender) about the Summer of Justice and the rise of violence against clinics.
Lizz’s Ecclesiastical Sermon
Operation Save America & Their Leader Rusty Thomas
What’s a TRAP Law
Army of God
Activist Mommy Dearest
Paul Ryan + Woodchucks = Hillarity
My Favorite Murder Podcast
EPISODE FOURTEEN: WHY KAVANAUGH IS A HARD PASS + SPECIAL GUEST
Julie talks all about Brett Kavanaugh, Trump’s nom for the Supreme Court. Who is he? How does he feel about bodily autonomy? Why on earth would we ever care that he coaches girls basketball? Plus, a special guest interview with Joyce Shorr, the President and Founder of one of the largest and longest running national abortion funds in the country. She’s been in the fight for a long time – THANK goodness she exists. Listen Up!
Women’s Reproductive Rights Assistance Project and the amazing Joyce Schorr
Brett Kavanaugh on Roe and his love of Rehnquist
Review of more than just his repro history
Priests for Life Dissent (starts page 28)
Liberal Op-ed we didn’t ask for
Kavanaugh the…basketball coach?
EPISODE THIRTEEN: LIZZ BREAKS DOWN TRUMP’S SCOTUS PICKS
Happy not celebrating your Independence weekend! July Fourth isn’t fun anymore anyway so grab a drink and join Lizz as she breaks down all of Trump’s possible SCOTUS picks.
Episode 13 Show Notes:
LET A BITCH KNOW HOW YOU FEEL!
EPISODE TWELVE: DONT COUNT ON THAT D
We’ve had a week! We are drowning in a diarrhea of humanity. Let’s start with the fact that Justice Kennedy decided to take a steaming sh*t in the living room of the world and then walk away from it so we can all suffer from it. Then we’re going to cover the big Supreme Court decision that says fake clinics who impersonate doctors to lie to people have the first amendment right to do so. YAY!!
Special Guests – Megan and Cara from Lady Parts Justice Tenessee!
Episode 12 Show Notes:
EPISODE ELEVEN: METHSPLAINING
What happens when a state has as many abortion clinics as the people have teeth? That story plus an interview with the brave people working really hard in West Virginia. And, what happens when you’re headed to Cleveland and abortion people call? We Show Up! We’ll tell you what happens when we swerve off the road from Mt. Gilead and head up to Toledo.
Episode 11 Show Notes:
EPISODE TEN: Shitty Food Critics, Shitty Abortion Laws
A Pennsylvania vaginal vagabond attaches his abortion hatred to a sex trafficking bill, Missouri courts are forcing clinics to be on call 24/7 if you want to provide medication abortion Garbage men: volume 5 million.
Episode 10 Show Notes:
Frank Bruni op-ed
Women seeking asylum because of domestic violence will not be granted asylum
Kids Ripped From Families living in Unspeakable Conditions
Six Degrees of Abortion: Kim Jong un
Sarah Hartshorne social @travelinglightly
Lizz and LPJL in the News!
EPISODE NINE: Those We Fight For
We’re prepping for the #VagicalMysteryTour but here is an amazing interview with Chelsea Souder, an activist and longtime employee of a clinic we went to visit last summer. Everything she talks about feeds into why we go on tour. This summer we’ll be broadcasting from the road. Enjoy this, and next week we’ll be coming to you live from Allentown, PA.
EPISODE EIGHT:Ctrl Alt Delete
It’s an abortion comedy! Julie talks with the creators of Ctrl Alt Delete, Roni Geva and Margaret Katch. Ctrl Alt Delete is a hilarious web series set in a midwestern abortion clinic. Hear from the duo working to destigmatize abortion, and check out the links below to learn more!
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EPISODE SEVEN: A Domestic Gag
Why are dudes chasing down women who have miscarriages? And we talk about the new, creepy criteria for receiving Title X funding, PLUS: Which newsmaker will Jules see if I can connect to abortion!
What is Title X Funding?
Abortion Desert Map
Research on Abortion Deserts
LPJ Abortion Desert Video
Trump Administration Domestic Gag Rule
Because of his hatred of Planned Parenthood
Results of One Year of GLOBAL Gag Rule
Six Degrees of Abortion Separation:
Meghan Markle & the Royal Wedding
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EPISODE SIX: A Sponge Bath Full of Hope
Julie runs into some TSA-assholes and well, that never goes well. On top of all the other violence in the world, domestic terrorism at abortion clinics is skyrocketing. You’ll never guess who’s to blame. HINT it ain’t feminists… Plus we’ll give you some good news to send you off on your weekend with at least a sponge bath full of hope.
Kara Eastman, a Pro-Choice Dem primarying an Anti-Choice Dem, yet there’s no support for her…
MEANWHILE… EMILY’s List is pumping roughly $1 million into a race to stop an anti-choice Democratic prosecutor in a primary election set for May 15, the same day as Nebraska’s.
DOUBLE MEANWHILE IN NY’S 24TH CONGRESSIONAL PRIMARY RACE… NEAR SYRACUSE ANTI CHOICE DEM ALSO IN DEM PRIMARY
Six Degrees of Abortion Separation:
Gina Haspel is Trump’s CIA pick
And this is how she is horrendously connected to abortion.
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EPISODE FIVE: Humorless Hypocrites
Will Iowa pass a law that bans abortion before you even know you are pregnant? AND What happens when you give all the family planning money to people who “plan” to fuck you over with it? Plus, so many humorless hypocrites, so little time- we’re gonna TALK WHCD. All that and some misc patriarchy, live from the feminist sleeper cell.
Episode 5 Show Notes:
Office of Refugee Resettlement Brochure Mandate
A Woman’s Right to Know
New York Times Breakdown of Scott Lloyd
Conscience and Religious Freedom Division
New Texas Pamphlet of Lies
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EPISODE FOUR: Your Noose is a Nuisance
This week on the POD, should we hang women who have abortions, or execute them by firing squad? We’ll talk about two men with so many feelings. Plus, did you know if we erase the words “reproductive rights” from the State Department, everyone will magically have them? Which newsmaker will Julie throw at Lizz for the Six Degrees of Abortion Separation?
Episode 4 Show Notes:
Sex Ed Walkout
Activist Mommy Youtube channel
Activist Mommy Evil Hubby Dr Patrick Johnston aka Dr James P Johnston
Army of God (Warning gfx images)
Army of God Documentary
Sex ed is abusive to children
Only 13 states require sex ed to be medically accurate
23 percent of sex ed is abstinence only, up from 2% in 1988
Fake Clinics have literature in schools
Advertising fake clinics on prom tickets!
Rewire’s Piece Calling out the Reproductive Rights Deletion
Country Reports on Human Rights Practices 2017
Human Rights Watch Twitter Thread of Ommissions
Human Rights Orgs Pissed About New Report
The NATIONAL This Week in Patriarchy – Kevin Williamson Whining
Six Degrees of Abortion Separation:
Dr. Ronny Jackson to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs
Dr. Jackson go bye bye
May 2nd Trivia
7-9:30pm, Precious Metal in Brooklyn (143 Troutman Street)
Annual REPRO RIGHTS TRIVIA NIGHT!
This year, we’re doing a drive for tampons, pads, and undies for people with vaginas in need. Tampon and pad donations will go to the awesome organization #HappyPeriod, and underwear will go to independent abortion providers for patients that need them!
Bring NEW tampons, pads, undies and we’ll get them to the right place.
L.A. Folks – check us out at the United State of Women Summit May 5th.
AND! Follow Buddy (Lizz’s doggie-o) on Insta @Budderino_forever
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EPISODE THREE: Bye Bush, Bey is King
Do you really need a surgical center to take a pill? The wrong people are blowing nonsense up Nicole’s skirt! Heads up, it is OK to have complicated feelings about Barbara Bush! It’s been quite a week in all things repro and we are gonna break it down, right here, from the feminist sleeper cell!
Tells GOP to “Ease Up”
Ilhan’s Movie: Time For Ilhan: Documentary about Ilhan Omar, the nation’s first Somali elected official, state rep from MN.
Debuts Tribeca Film fest Saturday!
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EPISODE TWO: Abortion Panic Room!
John Oliver exposes fake clinics and WE.ARE.HERE for it! Who will Nicole throw at Lizz for “Six degrees of Abortion”? And, Julie has an exclusive from fake clinic palooza.
Fake Clinic Deep Dive
Some of LPJ League’s work on-the-ground exposing fake clinics:
– The LPJL Fake Clinic review-a-thon and Yellow Brick Road Project
– LPJL Protesting outside a fake clinic in Pittsburgh
– Cosmo inside the 2015 Heartbeat International Conference
– What is Heartbeat International? Scour the website to see the deception for yourself. Starting with the first two words. “Options Line”
– The Heartbeat International Conference Julie is attending
Come see Lizz LIVE at The Cutting Room
EPISODE ONE: Welcome to the Feminist Sleeper Cell
Are we moving towards becoming a country that jails people for having a miscarriage? Julie reminds us you do not wanna fuck with a 6ft redhead on the basketball court. And both Nicole and Julie will try and stump me in the internet’s hottest new game show: “Six Degrees of Abortion”.
Episode 1 Show Notes:
* Learn about the creepy Indiana Law [click here]
* Other Creepy Indiana Law [click here]
* How Ohio got so Anti [click here]
* What even is gerrymandering? [click here]
* Trump Administration and Undocumented Teens [click here]
* Rachel Maddow on Scott Lloyd [click here]
* Vice on Trump Administration’s Undocumented Teen Obsession [click here]
* Pence Wife + Cialis [click here]
* Who is Scott Pruitt [click here]
* Six Degrees of Abortion with Scott Pruitt [click here]
Lizz at The Cutting Room April 17th in NY
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