Tag: Abortion rights

Making embryos lively: The politics of embryo personhood when fertilization happens under a microscope by Manon Lefèvre

Manon Lefèvre , July 6th, 2022


On May 25, 2022, Oklahoma governor Kevin Stitt signed into law the strictest ban on abortion to date, a policy that prohibits the termination of any pregnancy “from…


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An Anthropologist at the Women’s March on Washington, Part 2: The Posters

Alma Gottlieb , March 1st, 2017


  Photo by Alma Gottlieb   Women (and some men) with signs, as far as the eye could see. In my first post about the Women’s March of…


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The Power of Menstrual Politics

Alma Gottlieb , April 2nd, 2016


The latest in the abortion wars: “One Indiana woman recently created the Facebook page Periods for Pence where she encourages others to call the governor’s office to report their periods,…


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