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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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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.