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Fri Feb 22, 2013, 04:33 PM

"Julie Burkhart....."

"Four Years Later, Slain Abortion Doctor’s Aide Steps Into the Void"

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/02/14/us/kansas-abortion-practice-set-to-replace-tiller-clinic.html

"This spring, Julie Burkhart, an abortion-rights advocate who lives in Wichita, is planning to reopen the abortion clinic that occupied this space for decades, setting the stage for a re-emergence of the fiery passions that once made this conservative manufacturing town the center of the abortion battle in the United States..."

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handmade34 Feb 2013 OP
Helen Reddy Feb 2013 #1
handmade34 Feb 2013 #2
Helen Reddy Feb 2013 #3
niyad Feb 2013 #5
niyad Feb 2013 #4
handmade34 Feb 2013 #6
niyad Feb 2013 #7

Response to handmade34 (Original post)

Fri Feb 22, 2013, 04:36 PM

1. What courage and dedication

 

she is displaying. Putting her life on the line for her beliefs.

Be safe Julie Burkhart.

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Response to Helen Reddy (Reply #1)

Fri Feb 22, 2013, 04:47 PM

2. yes

I do respect and appreciate the passion and dedication

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Response to handmade34 (Reply #2)

Fri Feb 22, 2013, 05:17 PM

3. Incidentally,

 

I, as well support the USPS employees. The general public have little knowledge about the financial duress the USPS has endured, through no fault of their own.

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Response to Helen Reddy (Reply #3)

Sat Feb 23, 2013, 12:31 PM

5. as do I

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Response to handmade34 (Original post)

Sat Feb 23, 2013, 12:30 PM

4. what an amazing, courageous woman. may she and all involved be safe.

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Response to niyad (Reply #4)

Sat Feb 23, 2013, 01:11 PM

6. I remember well

the days before Roe V Wade... too many don't and we all need to fight harder to stop the madness coming from the crazies, fundies, republicans, or whatever the force is trying to set us back decades...

I used herbs (pennyroyal) to abort years ago and all was well but we need to make sure our daughters don't need to go back to those days.

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Response to handmade34 (Reply #6)

Mon Feb 25, 2013, 12:08 PM

7. like you, I remember those days far too well. when you mentioned pennyroyal, it remnded me that

when I think about the attacks on herbs and natural healing, that is actually one of the targets--women's ability to control their own bodies. these things were known for a very long time, information passed down, and now, working hard on being lost.

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