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Abortion : what now? / produced by Bob Kuttner and Nanette Rainone.

Examination of New York's liberal abortion laws which went into effect on July 1, 1970. This program asks whether women are better off now under the new laws, whether poor people can now get abortions in public facilities, and what health institutions are doing to prepare for the results of the new law. Includes interviews with Alfred Moran, executive vice president of Planned Parenthood; John Settle, president of Abortion Counseling Information and Referral Services; Sheila Doran, Women's Abortion Project; Merle Goldberg, Women's Abortion Project; and Frances Beal, Black Women's Liberation activist.

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Abortion, Birth control -- New York., Beal, Frances, 1940- American Women -- Reproductive rights BB3950 Abortion : what now? / produced by Bob Kuttner and Nanette Rainone. (CD)
Abortion and social science / moderated by Mrs. Frances Hugle.

A panel from the Conference on Abortion and Human Rights held on January 9, 1966 in San Francisco under the auspices of the Society for Humane Abortion. Topics discussed include the liberalization of abortion laws, the economic justification for legalizing abortions, and abortion as a folk medicine practice. The panel comprises Dr.Lucile Newman, Ph.D, anthropologist at UC Berkeley; Dr. Don Gibbons, professor of sociology at San Francisco State College specializing in criminology; and Dr. Frank Hovell, clinical psychologist and graduate student at UC Berkeley in the Masters of Public Health program and founder of the South Texas Planned Parenthood Center. The moderator is Frances Hugle, professor of chemistry at Santa Clara University. Technical production by Dan McClosky.

Newman, Lucile., Hugle, Frances., Gibbons, Don., Birth control, Conference on Abortion and Human Rights (San Francisco, 1965), American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 American Women -- Reproductive rights BB1417 Abortion and social science / moderated by Mrs. Frances Hugle. (CD)
Abortion and the law.

A panel discussion sponsored by the Citizens' Committee for Humane Abortion Laws in San Jose in September 1962. Participants include David Newman, clinical psychologist and associate professor of psychology at San Jose State College; Emmanuel Silver, psychiatrist and neurologist in Palo Alto; the Reverend Sidney Peterman, minister of the First Unitarian Church in San Jose; and Pat Maginnis, secretary of the Citizens' Committee. The panelists discuss the legal and moral controversies surrounding abortion: the existing laws, the Knox Bill, and social realities of abortion.

Newman, David., Peterman, Sidney., Silver, Emmanuel., Women's rights, Maginnis, Patricia Therese, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Abortion, Abortion -- Law and legislation., Abortion -- United States. American Women -- Reproductive rights BB0574
Abortion and the medical profession / moderated by Harry Giaretto.

Harry Giaretto moderates this panel from the Conference on Abortion and Human Rights held January 9, 1966, in San Francisco under the auspices of the Society for Humane Abortion. Dr. Mildred Ash, Dr. Leona Bayer, Dr. Neal Blumenfeld, and Dr. William Marsh discuss the legal and moral controversy surrounding abortion.

Giaretto, Harry., Ash, Mildred., Blumenfeld, Neal., Bayer, Leona M. (Leona Mayer), 1903-, Abortion, Abortion -- Psychological aspects., Abortion -- Law and legislation., Abortion -- Moral and ethical aspects, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Conference on Abortion and Human Rights (San Francisco, 1965) American Women -- Reproductive rights BB1346 Abortion and the medical profession / moderated by Harry Giaretto. (CD)
Abortion and the working woman

Speakers discuss the topic of abortion and the working woman. Recorded at District 1199 (New York?). Event took place as part of Abortion Rights Action Week, which took place in October 1979. Speakers include Ruby Jones, Education Director of Local 91 of the International Ladies Garment Workers Union, Pat Gavitt[sp?], Executive Director of Religious Coalition for Abortion Rights, Stephanie Ceramithes[sp?], resident at Mount Sinai Hospital in Internal Medicine and member of CARASA (Committe for Abortion Rights and Against Sterilization Abuse), Fran Raldinhauser[sp?], and Naomi Fatt, Director of the Occupational Health and Safety program at District 65 of UAW. Previously cataloged as IZ1353.01.

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Abortion, Abortion -- Law and legislation., Women workers., Reproductive rights, Labor unions American Women -- Reproductive rights IZ1353
Abortion laws: the courtroom and the legislature (Episode 5)

Introduced as the fifth in a series of five programs. Hosts are Lucinda Cisler and James Clapp, both members of the Abortion Committee of New York NOW, and of the Public Education Committee of the Parents' Aid Society of Hempstead-Long Island. Guests are Ruth Cusak, former chairman of the NOW Abortion Committee; and Roy Lucas, a civil liberties attorney from New York, whose study of the constitutionality of abortion laws was published in the June 1968 North Carolina Law Review. The panel discusses past, present, and future legal aspects of abortion. Lucas talks about the constitutional legality of any special legislation limiting access to abortion and the prospect for test cases and civil disobedience. Cusack discusses the prospects for passage of the NY State repeal bill. The series is produced by Kay Lindsey. SERIES: Abortion BROADCAST: WBAI, 2 Jan. 1969. Previously BB3770.01.

Abortion, Abortion -- Law and legislation., Cusack, Ruth, Lucas, Roy, 1941-2003, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 American Women -- Reproductive rights BB3770.05
Abortion on demand : a debate

Representatives of pro- and anti-abortion groups debated the issue of abortion on demand at the Militant Forum in Oakland on October 29, 1971. The pro-abortion position was advanced by Brenda Brdar, a member of Female Liberation and the Women's National abortion Coalition; and Dr. Joan Ullyot (pronounced Elliot), a pathologist at the University of California Medical School. Dr. Frank Filice, a biologist at the University of San Francisco and Marge Szudy, a psychology student at USF argued against abortion. Following the debate, the audience questioned the panel. Commentary and music appropriate to the themes of pro-life, women's liberation, children, and contraception are interspersed throughout the program. Produced by Portia Shapiro and Fran Watkins of Public Affairs; Technical producer Pat Roberto.

Abortion -- Moral and ethical aspects, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Brdar, Brenda, Szudy, Marge, Ullyot, Joan, 1940-, Pregnancy, Unwanted. American Women -- Reproductive rights BC0523
Abortion referral services and women's rights (Episode 3)

This is the third in a series of discussions about abortion. Guests in this program are Arlene Carmen, Courage and Consultation Service on Abortion; Reverend Howard Moody of Judson Memorial Church and is a spokesmen for the Clergy Consultation Service on Abortion; Bill Baird, director of the Parents' Aid Society in Hempstead, Long Island. Second part of the program has an interview conducted by Jacqui Ceballos at the National Organization for Women national conference with Lana Clarke Phelan, Southern California representative for the Society for Humane Abortion. Lucinda Cisler and James Clapp of the Abortion Committee of New York NOW moderate. The series is produced by Kay Lindsey. BROADCAST: WBAI, 15 Jan. 1969

Abortion, Reproductive rights, Baird, Bill, 1932-, Carmen, Arlene, Moody, Howard., Phelan, Lana Clarke, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 American Women -- Reproductive rights BB3770.03
Abortion rights / produced by Eileen Zalisk (Production reel)

Production reel for a program hosted by Eileen Zalisk commemorating the 8th anniversary of the passing of Roe v. Wade.  Zalisk interviews an unnamed guest on the history and laws surrounding abortion rights.

American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982, Abortion -- Law and legislation., Abortion -- United States., ROE VS. WADE American Women -- Reproductive rights IZ1490
Abortion: a world view / Leslie Corsa, Jr.

Leslie Corsa, Jr., M.D., Director of the Center for Population Planning at the University of Michigan, speaks at the Conference on Abortion and Human Rights in San Francisco January 9, 1966, discussing the need for liberalized abortion laws. The conference was held under the auspices of the Society for Humane Abortion. Technical production by Dan McClosky.

Overpopulation., Abortion, Society for Humane Abortion, Conference on Abortion and Human Rights (San Francisco, 1965), Corsa, Leslie, 1920-1984, American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 American Women -- Reproductive rights BB1421
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