Category Archives: abortion

TELL YOUR LEGISLATOR TO OVERRIDE BAKER’S VETO ON THE ROE BILL! Before we thank our legislators and celebrate 2021, we must take one more action

This isn’t the ROE Act we started with January 2019, but it’s a start, and it will protect services if/when ROE is chipped away or overturned by the current SCOTUS. Please take this action first thing Monday morning! Grab a coffee and click to send or click to call!

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Charlie Baker is putting women’s reproductive rights in danger, please use your voice now!

Our governor is putting women’s rights at risk, despite the overwhelming support of our legislature and the will of the majority in Massachusetts. If you’ve been following the updates to our posts you know his actions have been swift, and clever. Our legislature MUST PASS ABORTION PROTECTIONS FOR WOMEN. We know that SCOTUS will either overturn Roe v. Wade, or at least chip away at it’s protections.

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MA Residents: How did your State Rep vote on the ROE Amendment?

For almost two years now, we have been supporting and asking you to help advocate for, the ROE Act. We joined a coalition of organizations state-wide and began supporting the act before it was official filed in January 2018. We all, you included, have been contacting committee leaders as it made its way through the legislative process, and our legislators when the time came.

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ENDORSEMENT: Kip Diggs for 2nd Barnstable State Representative

“Women’s health should be decided and controlled by women, not by legislation.” Kipp Diggs Our leadership team met with Kip Diggs (via Zoom) and we are excited to endorse Kip Diggs for State Representative for 2nd Barnstable District. Kip will be an ally for women and families, and understands and supports the issues important to us. On The Roe Act

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ENDORSEMENT: Julian Cyr Cape and Islands State Senator

Photo: Our bus trip to the State House in January 2020, meeting with Senator Cyr “The Roe Act is about continuing to make sure that we safeguard a woman’s ability to access reproductive health care and a woman’s right to choose in an increasingly hostile federal environment. We want to make it clear that we will continue to protect these

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AFTER THE VIGILS, Take Action in Honor of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

TAKE ACTION TO PROTECT WOMEN’S RIGHTS The crowds have taken to the streets, the vigils are done, NOW, it’s time to take ACTION and use your voice! Contact your U.S. Senator and tell your friends and family in every state to do the same, details are here: PROTECT SCOTUS! Take these actions, now. MAKE ROE V. WADE AN ELECTION ISSUE! This

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Facts vs. Myths in today’s abortion rhetoric

The Massachusetts ROE Act has been stalled in the Joint Judicial Committee. The MA Catholic leadership has been urging their congregations to contact legislators to voice opposition, and our legislators have been receiving those messages. We ask each of you to contact your state legislators to insist this bill be moved out of committee and onto the floor of the legislature for a vote. The current legislative session continues, and despite that it’s “election season” we must insist the ROE Act is PASSED now.

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PROTECT SCOTUS! Take these actions, now.

We must do anything and everything possible to stop the senate from putting Trump’s nominee on SCOTUS, the hypocrisy is one thing, but we are now looking at threats to our rights. Threats to ROE v Wade, voting, union organizing, LGBTQ, equal pay, the separation of church and state, corporations buying elections and threats to the ACA – all just a sample of what we have to lose. Here are some actions you can take in honor of RGB – don’t just do these once, do them daily!

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