ROE AT 45: WHEN RIGHTS ≠ ACCESS
Sunday, January 14, 2018
5:00pm to 7:30pm
NCJW | LA, 543 N. Fairfax Ave., Los Angeles
This is a FREE event. Tickets are limited so RSVP is required.
Join us for an evening featuring an audience interactive program that powerfully illustrates the experiences of women seeking abortions and the legal, financial, and personal barriers they face together with the consequences of these barriers.
Black Women for Wellness and Skylight Books will also host a signing with guest speaker Dr. Willie Parker of his new book, Life's Work: A Moral Argument for Choice.
SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKER — DR. WILLIE PARKER:
Willie J. Parker, MD, MPH, MSc, is nationally renowned reproductive justice advocate and only abortion provider in Alabama and Georgia. He is a recipient of the 2013 Physicians for Reproductive Health Dr. George Tiller Provider Award, the 2016 Dr. David Gunn Lifetime Achievement Award from the Abortion Care Network. He is also a recipient of Planned Parenthood’s 2015 Margaret Sanger Award Dr. Parker is a 2007-2008 Leadership Training Initiative Fellow. He joined the Physicians for Reproductive Health board in November 2007 and is the current Chair.
Advocacy Committee for Women's Concerns (ACWC)
ACLU of Southern California (ACLU/SC)
Anti-Defamation League (ADL)
Black Women for Wellness (BWW)
California Coalition for Reproductive Freedom (CCRF)
California Latinas for Reproductive Justice (CLRJ)
California Women's Law Center (CWLC)
City of West Hollywood
City of West Hollywood Women's Advisory Board
Congregation Kol Ami
Feminist Majority Foundation
LA for Choice
Los Angeles Coalition for Reproductive Justice
NARAL Pro-Choice California
National Organization for Women, California (California NOW)
National Organization for Women, Hollywood (Hollywood NOW)
National Council of Jewish Women, Los Angeles (NCJW | LA)
National Health Law Program (NHeLP)
Planned Parenthood Los Angeles (PPLA)
Planned Parenthood Los Angeles Young Professionals (PPLA YP)
Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice (RCRC)
Temple Israel of Hollywood
Woman's Perspective Organization
Women's Reproductive Rights Assistance Project (WRRAP)