1840 - 1873 Contraceptives and potions to cause miscarriage or “bringing down the menses” are openly, but euphemistically, advertised in the US.

1840 - 1873 Contraceptives and potions to cause miscarriage or “bringing down the menses” are openly, but euphemistically, advertised in the US.

A timeline of key abortion law found at the Pew Research Center’s article, a History of Key Abortion Rulings of the Supreme Court.  It is a really great cheat sheet.  Most importantly, it is a fantastic example of how important precedent is in the law.  One law is the building stone for another.  When you pull out one, many other become vulnerable.  When you place in a landmark stone, many other laws become possible.    #AbortionPolitics  #ReproductiveRights  #Feminism  #SupremeCourt

A timeline of key abortion law found at the Pew Research Center’s article, a History of Key Abortion Rulings of the Supreme Court. It is a really great cheat sheet. Most importantly, it is a fantastic example of how important precedent is in the law. One law is the building stone for another. When you pull out one, many other become vulnerable. When you place in a landmark stone, many other laws become possible. #AbortionPolitics #ReproductiveRights #Feminism #SupremeCourt

1847 The American Medical Association is founded and immediately wages a campaign against midwives, contraception and abortion in state legislatures in the interest of dominating women’s health care and populating the west with non-immigrants. Very few women were admitted to medical schools.

1847 The American Medical Association is founded and immediately wages a campaign against midwives, contraception and abortion in state legislatures in the interest of dominating women’s health care and populating the west with non-immigrants. Very few women were admitted to medical schools.

HISTORY OF ABORTION

HISTORY OF ABORTION

Learn about the Ancient History of Abortion...while I fall in the middle on the abortion issue,( I can see both sides to some extent) I would like to know as much about it as possible.

Learn about the Ancient History of Abortion...while I fall in the middle on the abortion issue,( I can see both sides to some extent) I would like to know as much about it as possible.

Daunting, demeaning and denials - This Is How Judges Humiliate Pregnant Teens Who Want Abortions

Daunting, demeaning and denials - This Is How Judges Humiliate Pregnant Teens Who Want Abortions

"Living in the Crosshairs" Details History of Harassment and Targeting of Abortion Providers

"Living in the Crosshairs" Details History of Harassment and Targeting of Abortion Providers

An interesting concept. One might wonder how this sort of practice could change the course of human history going forward...

An interesting concept. One might wonder how this sort of practice could change the course of human history going forward...

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