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Abortion Access Front uses humor, celebrity and pop culture to advance the conversation on reproductive rights in unexpected places. With our unique combination of community building events and digital media rabble rousing, our message is spreading and people are paying attention!
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Seattle Gay Scene | March 20, 2017, Lady Parts Justice League’s Clever New Video, Promotes Reproductive Rights
We j’adore this clever video from LADY PARTS JUSTICE LEAGUE (want an awesome name for your group? stick “Justice League” at the end of it!) that promotes Birth Control.
Someecards | Mar 20, 2017 - It Took 41 years for someone to do a ‘Schoolhouse Rock’ parody about the morning-after pill and it was worth the wait.
The good people at activist/comedy group Lady Parts Justice League used the power of singing, anthropomorphic objects to spread facts about an important, often misunderstood little friend: the Plan B morning-after pill.
Mic | Mar 20, 2017 -
With its “I’m Just a Pill” video, the Lady Parts Justice League delivers a timely explainer on the basic facts of human reproduction and what birth control does.
Broadway World | Mar 20, 2017, Lady Parts Justice League Presents 'I'm Just a Pill' with Lea DeLaria
With all the fake news and non-facts promoted about contraception and reproductive rights, Lady Parts Justice League had to clap back
Huffington Post | Mar 20, 2017, Catchy 'Schoolhouse Rock' Parody Reminds Us That Plan B Is 'Just A Pill'
Pro-abortion rights group Lady Parts Justice League came up with a genius way to educate the masses about what the morning-after pill really does.
WBAI | February 14, 2017, New Yorkers #StandWithPP
…supporters of the 100 year old organization chanted at Washington Square Park in Greenwhich Village over the weekend. They stand with Planned Parenthood, an organization which fights for reproductive rights, family planning and healthcare for all, under atack by the Trump administration.
Gothamist | February 12, 2017, Hundreds Gather At East Village Planned Parenthood To Protest Anti-Abortion Rally: Gothamist
The rally in Washington Square Park featured prominent reproductive rights advocates, including Vagina Monologues author Eve Ensler and founder of Lady Parts Justice League Lizz Winstead, as well as local elected officials including Comptroller Scott Stringer and Public Advocate Letitia James.
Propeller | Jan 9, 2017, 5 Feminist Organizations Changing The World
Using humor is one of the best ways to raise awareness of important issues and Lady Parts Justice has that strategy down to a ‘t’.
Yahoo | Jan 9, 2017, Paul Ryan Blocked the Delivery of 87,000 Petitions
But after news broke that Ryan physically stopped the petitions from reaching his desk, Lady Parts Justice League, a women’s non-profit, started a Facebook Live to encourage people to call their state representative and denounce Ryan’s actions.
Cosmopolitan | Jan 6, 2017, Paul Ryan Blocked the Delivery of 87,000 Petitions Asking Him Not to Defund Planned Parenthood
They also took to Twitter to start the #PaulRyanSoScared hashtag, which quickly caught on as people began tweeting their utter disappointment…
Miami New Times | Jan 4, 2017 Comedian Lizz Winstead on Making Abortion Activism Funny in Her New Special, Controversy
When LPJL goes on the road, doing a comedy music show followed by a talkback with a provider and a clinic escort leader, at least half the team is of color and includes trans women and men as well.