Em-URGE-ing Voices

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Posted by Maralyn Doering

Criminalizing Miscarriage

February 17, 2022

Miscarriage is an incredibly common phenomenon that we don’t talk enough about. A miscarriage is defined as the sudden loss of a f… Read more »

Posted by Maralyn Doering

What About the Families?

February 8, 2022

One of my professors used to always say “If they start asking ‘What about the children,’ you know they don’t care about the childr… Read more »

Posted by Hannah Ezell

America, You in Danger, Girl

January 25, 2022

There is no other way to put it: American democracy is on the brink of collapse. Last year began with an attack on the Capitol the… Read more »

Posted by Maralyn Doering

There Was Never A Labor Shortage

January 3, 2022

There was never a labor shortage. The ongoing pandemic has brought about employee shortages in many fields, but none is more obvio… Read more »

Posted by Antoilyn Nguyen

A Triple Threat: My Thoughts on Three California Bills That Champion for Reproductive Justice

November 29, 2021

On October 8th, Governor Gavin Newsom signed AB 453, AB 367, and AB 1171 into law. What does this mean for the fight against sexua… Read more »

Posted by Guest Blogger

OTC Birth control? Is it safe?

November 17, 2021

By: Ashaki Ngozi Nzinga Kandake Thompson-Hall The fight for over-the-counter (OTC) birth control continues in the U.S.  Accessible… Read more »

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Birth Control Access During the COVID-19 Pandemic: Just How Well are Metro Atlanta Students Getting By? 

November 16, 2021

By: Sajada Parker Birth control access is a unique situation among college students. Many rely on part-time jobs without health in… Read more »

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Birth Control Crash Course

November 16, 2021

By: Soumya Jaiswal The uterus is the least understood and most politicized organ in the human body.  The explanation is quite pred… Read more »