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Meridians (2018) 16 (2): 326–328.
Published: 01 March 2018
... Copyright © 2018 Smith College 2018 SisterSong wofrkil, oczoorrRw,f0Attoroiti.molcAKtiyA The SisterSong Women of Color Reproductive Health Collective is made up of local, regional and national grassroots organizations representing four primary ethnic populations/indigenous nations...
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Meridians (2020) 19 (S1): 340–362.
Published: 01 December 2020
... and organizations who are actively involved in building the reproductive justice movement; specifically, I focus on the activities of SisterSong and many of its member organizations. I will show how reproductive justice activists have rhetorically created space for women of color, low-income women, women...
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Meridians (2010) 10 (2): 42–65.
Published: 01 March 2010
... and organizations who are actively involved in building the reproductive justice movement; specifically, I focus on the activities of SisterSong and many ofits member organizations. I will show how reproductive justice activists have rhetorically created space for women of color, low-income women, women...
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Meridians (2008) 8 (2): 183–185.
Published: 01 March 2008
... Education in 1996, which she ABOUT THE CONTRIBUTORS 184 directed through 2004. In 2005 she became national coordinator of the SisterSong Women of Color Reproductive Health Collective. SAPPHIRE is the author of two books of poetry, AmericanDreamsa, nd Black Wings& BlindAngels,and a novel, Push.Most recently...
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Meridians (2010) 10 (2): 198–200.
Published: 01 March 2010
... national coordinator of the SisterSong Women of Color Reproductive Health Collective. The Loretta Ross papers are at the Sophia Smith Collection; the Voices of Feminism Project also includes an oral history with Ross. PEGGYSAIKA(seep. 163) L.AYuSARASWATiIs an assistant professor in Women, Gender...
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Meridians (2022) 21 (2): 512–537.
Published: 01 October 2022
... children are killed by police incur harm at another level. Others have theorized police violence against Black children as being an act of reproductive injustice (Rogers 2015 ). According to SisterSong, a national reproductive justice collective, reproductive justice encompasses not only the right...
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Meridians (2018) 16 (2): 219–229.
Published: 01 March 2018
... circles. SisterSong's mission statement and "Principles of Unity" caution us to work collectively and in allyship with other women of color. The work cultivated in 1938 by Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority emphasizes the integral role our historically Black civic and social organizations have played...
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Meridians (2016) 13 (2): 189–203.
Published: 01 March 2016
..., and lowwage work. Linda Burnham was interviewed in 2005 for the Voices of Feminism Project, Sophia Smith Collection, Smith College. She was interviewed by Loretta Ross, a reproductive rights activist who assumed leadership of the SisterSong Women of Color Reproductive Health Collective in 2005, which became...
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Meridians (2008) 8 (2): 126–165.
Published: 01 March 2008
... that incorrect thing, and I think that that's what happened to us. Ross:We call it reproductive oppression, within SisterSong. BEAL: Yeah. I think what happened in this particular case is that some of us who already had children, we said, "We have the right to safe reproductive services." The question...