TITLE

LORETTA ROSS: THE CRUSADER FOR REPRODUCTIVE JUSTICE

AUTHOR(S)
De Leon, Celina
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Bitch Magazine: Feminist Response to Pop Culture;Spring2007, Issue 35, p65
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article profiles Loretta Ross, a crusader for women's reproductive justice. Ross won a lawsuit against A.H. Robins, manufacturer of the Dalkon Shield brand of intrauterine contraceptives. She also became one of the first black women to direct a rape crisis center. She codirected the March for Women's Lives in Washington, D.C. in 2004. She is currently the national coordinator of the SisterSong Women of Color Reproductive Health Collective.
ACCESSION #
24604566

 

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