A War on Women?
Good morning, welcome to Radioactivity. Iâm Rob Lorei. Coming up weâll talk about whether legislatures around the country are trying to roll back womenâs rights. Is there a War on Women as some people say?
But first two listener comments about yesterdayâs program. Yesterday we had William Black the author of âThe Best Way to Rob a Bank Is to Own Oneâ (he was just on Democracy Now a few minutes ago. Hereâs what two listeners had to say.
Is there an effort to roll back womenâs rights in the US? That debate has been raging for months now. Hereâs what Michelle Bachmann the congresswoman from Minnesota said last month after former House Speaker Nancy Pelosi told reporters that from efforts to keep student loan interest rates highâto attempts to limit access to contraceptionâsome in Congress were waging a war on women. Hereâs Bachmannâs response. tape
Our guests today are Darden Rice who is Communications Director at Progress Florida
Wendy Grassi, is Director of Public Affairs for Planned Parenthood of Southwest and Central Florida
And Sandy Oestreich, President of the National Equal Rights Amendment Alliancecomments powered by Disqus