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HOW DID ABORTION RIGHTS COME TO THIS?  — Carol Hanisch charts how the right to an abortion began to erode shortly after the Roe v. Wade decision; Uber vs. the Cabbies: Ben Terrall reports on the threats posed by private car services; Remembering August 1914: Binoy Kampmark on the enduring legacy of World War I; Medical Marijuana: a Personal Odyssey: Doug Valentine goes in search of medicinal pot and a good vaporizer; Nostalgia for Socialism: Lee Ballinger surveys the longing in eastern Europe for the material guarantees of socialism. PLUS: Paul Krassner on his Six Dumbest Decisions; Kristin Kolb on the Cancer Ward; Jeffrey St. Clair on the Making of the First Un-War; Chris Floyd on the Children of Lies and Mike Whitney on why the war on ISIS is really a war on Syria.
  is an original member of the 1960s countercultural anti-war group known as the Yippies.  Judy is co- author of The Sixties Papers: Documents of a Rebellious Decade (Greenwood Press, 1984) and The Conspiracy Trial (Bobbs Merrill, 1970). For many years she was an award winning fundraiser for Planned Parenthood. She is currently living in […]

The Battle of Chicago

by Judy Gumbo Albert

  is an original member of the 1960s countercultural anti-war group known as the Yippies.  Judy is co- author of The Sixties Papers: Documents of a Rebellious Decade (Greenwood Press, 1984) and The Conspiracy Trial (Bobbs Merrill, 1970). For many years she was an award winning fundraiser for Planned Parenthood. She is currently living in Berkeley, California and is writing a memoir titled "Yippie Girl" of which this is an excerpt. Judy can be reached at judygumboalbert@gmail.com.

 

 

 

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