Em-URGE-ing Voices

Your urgent thoughts, urging action

Posted by Quasheba A

My Introduction to Pleasure and Sexual Liberation 

March 30, 2023

Disclaimer: This blog includes references to sex and implicit erotic and nude imagery  As I raced home from school, I immediately… Read more »

Posted by Ë11VËN

Head In The Clouds About

March 23, 2023

It’s not you. Insurance was hard for me too. It can be so unclear and confusing, especially when you need life-saving care. After…

Posted by Desiree' A

Black Maternal and Mental Health

March 9, 2023

The Texas Maternal Mortality and Morbidity Review Committee (MMMRC) recently released their biennial report on pregnancy-related d… Read more »

Posted by Ë11VËN

Are You Queer & In Need of Medical Care?

March 2, 2023

Considering the historical injustices of this country’s medical system it’s no surprise that our most crucial needs remain unmet…. Read more »

Posted by Ë11VËN

Historical Roots of Eugenics and impact on Afro-Indigenous Communities (Part 2)

February 21, 2023

So what exactly is Eugenics again?  “Eugenics is a scientifically erroneous and immoral theory of racial improvement and plan… Read more »

Posted by Ë11VËN

Biology is Not Binary: A History

February 15, 2023

Trigger Warning:  Illustrations of human reproductive system and referential use of outdated binary biological terminology  “… Read more »

Posted by Darcelle P

Covid-19 is Here for the Long Haul; Here’s How to Make Sure You Are Too

January 9, 2023

Covid-19 has changed the world forever, and we need to act accordingly now. It can be helpful to think of Covid precautions like s… Read more »

Posted by Ollie T

Environmental justice is to reproductive justice as water is to life

January 9, 2023

Environmental justice is essential in the fight for reproductive rights. Without the planet and the nutrients it provides for us t… Read more »