The Good & The BadDigg This!
This week, two stories have come to my attention. One gives me hope, and the other reminds me that there is a lot more work to do to ensure reproductive justice for everyone. Let’s start with hope. According to the River Front Times, Washington University in Missouri is starting a program to help young women prevent unintended pregnancies and to protect their sexual health and well being. Read the full story here. Now for the “roll up your sleeves” story. Upside Down World reports that the Center for Reproductive Rights and Vivo Positivo are working with HIV-positive women in Chile to bring an end to forced and coerced sterilization. The recently released a report, Dignity Denied, outlines the work to be done in Chile.