Past Event

Women at Risk: What's Ahead for Reproductive Rights?

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Thu, Oct 17 2013 - 12:00pm

Fran Moreland Johns, Author, Perilous Times: An Inside Look at Abortion Before – and after – Roe v. Wade 
Lisa Lindelef, Board Member, NARAL Pro-Choice America Foundation
Scotty McLennan, Author; Dean for Religious Life, Stanford
Shanelle Matthews, Communications Strategist, ACLU, Northern California Office - Moderator

Forty years after the Supreme Court guaranteed a woman's right to choose an abortion with Roe v. Wade, that right is facing challenges. Fran Moreland Johns' new book, Perilous Times, tells stories of a difficult struggle to maintain a woman's right to choose. How did we get here; where are we headed? Johns believes a reasonable dialogue is possible – and imperative. Come join the conversation with experts who bring unique, critical perspectives to one of the most divisive issues of our time.

MLF: Health & Medicine
Location: SF Club Office
Time: 11:30 p.m. check-in, noon program, 1 p.m. book signing
Cost: $20 non-members, $8 members, $7 students (with valid ID)
Program Organizer: Bill Grant