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07.24.13

Freedom Ride, Abortion Style

Activists are traveling the country in caravans.

Caravans of pro-choice activists will be traveling the country from today until August 21. They will protest, rally, and spread their word along the way, making stops in regions hostile to their message such as North Dakota, where new legislation threatens to shut down clinics, and Wichita, to support the reopening of assassinated provider Dr. George Tiller’s clinic. “If we do not reverse this trajectory [of limiting reproductive justice],” wrote two of the movement’s supporters, “we will condemn future generations of women and girls to forced motherhood, to lives of open enslavement, terror, and life-crushing shame.”