#RoeAt44 w/ @GynAndTonic of @ReproDocs & @KassiUnderwood — #KatieSpeakShow Ep72 01/21/2017

In brief: Well, it happened. So I’m opening the show with my thoughts recorded immediately following the inauguration. Then it’s on to celebrating what the new administration hates most: amazing, powerful women whose work is about health and healing! Dr. Diane Horvath-Cosper is an uncompromisingly fierce advocate and abortion provider. Kassi Underwood is an author and abortion storyteller whose politically inconvenient narrative has so much to teach those across the political spectrum. Both share their thoughts and their stories; both are inspiring at a time where we so desperately need it.

Easy download/stream:

Enhanced audio: #RoeAt44 w/ @GynAndTonic of @ReproDocs & @KassiUnderwood — #KatieSpeakShow Ep72 01/21/2017

Links to on-air references:

My take…

http://www.npr.org/2017/01/20/510629447/watch-live-president-trumps-inauguration-ceremony?utm_campaign=storyshare&utm_source=twitter.com&utm_medium=social”>NPR’s coverage of the Inauguration, complete with footnote facts.

“The Empty Trump Administration”: Bloomberg’s report on the transition not filling staffer positions.

Audre Lorde self-care quote via Know Your IX: “Dealing with Activist Burn-Out and Self-Care”

Interviews…

“Meet the abortion doctor who just said F-you to the system” at Fusion

“Statement from Dr. Willie Parker on Trump’s Pick for Attorney General” via Physicians for Reproductive Health

“Trump Health-Care Hire Peddles Myths About Contraception” at Rewire

My review of Kassi’s book at Rewire: “Pro-Choice Activists Should Heed Kassi Underwood’s Push for Healing After Abortion”

Follow my guests…

Dr. Diane Horvath-Cosper: personal Twitter; Physicians for Reproductive Health website; Physicians for Reproductive Health Twitter

Kassi Underwood: Twitter; website/book pre-order

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All original music by “sparkling, glittery 60’s piano diva” Normandie Wilson

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