Gender Jawn S3 E1: On the Dobbs decision and the future of reproductive care

Penn community members Serena Mayeri, Carol Tracy, Antoilyn Nguyen, and Alicia Meyer comment on the recent Dobbs ruling that overturned the nearly 50 year precedent of the constitutional right to an abortion. This ep also features excerpts from the work of SaraEllen Strongman, Dorothy Roberts, and Jessa Lingel.

Resources mentioned in this ep:

Penn-specific resources:

SaraEllen Strongman’s Washington Post article “Despite antiabortion campaigns, Black feminists support abortion rights

Dorothy Roberts’ new book Torn Apart: How the Child Welfare System Destroys Black Families and How Abolition Can Build a Safer World

Jessa Lingel in Penn Today article on privacy post-Roe


Podcast original music by David Chavannes

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