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45 Years after "Roe v Wade"

  • Brooklyn Historical Society 128 Pierrepont St Brooklyn, NY 11201 (map)

On January 22, 1973 women in the United States won the right to seek a legal abortion, yet equal access remains elusive. Ilyse Hogue, President of NARAL Pro-Choice America, Rebecca Traister, writer-at-large for New York magazine, Katha Pollitt, author of Pro: Reclaiming Abortion Rights, and Jamia Wilson, Executive Director and Publisher of Feminist Press, discuss the legacy and future of this landmark case on the occasion of its forty-fifth anniversary.

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45 Years after Roe v Wade
Tuesday, January 16
Doors: 6:00 pm
Event: 6:30 pm
$10 General Admission / $5 for Members


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