Friday, November 4, 2011

Margaret Sanger

The Awesome Woman of the day is Margaret Sanger.

With the recent laws in Congress and some states (especially Mississippi's granting 'personhood' to any embryo) I thought Margaret Sanger was relevant.

American Experience | The Pill | People & Events
Margaret Sanger devoted her life to legalizing birth control and making it universally available for women. Born in 1879, Sanger came of age during the heyday of the Comstock Act, a federal statute that criminalized contraceptives. Margaret Sanger believed that the only way to change the law was to ...