February, 2018

Mythology: Continued, not Revised

I stand with Planned Parenthood. They do amazing work. Whether it is providing cancer and STI screenings, helping young trans people with HRT, or just plain supporting reproductive justice, they are making people’s lives better. But it wasn’t always as simple as that. In the “About Us” section of the Planned Parenthood website, you can read about their founder, Margret Sanger. Despite her heroism, Sanger had beliefs, practices, and associations that we now acknowledge and denounce, and work to rectify today. For example: •In her effort to educate about birth control, Margaret Sanger spoke to almost any group interested in […]