Abortion stigma and the case of Purvi Patel

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

In the Huffington Post this week, Ipas Executive Vice President Anu Kumar delves into the case of Purvi Patel, and how feticide laws are used to control women and their behavior during pregnancy. "There has been a national outcry (and rightly so) that a Christian baker might refuse to make a wedding cake for a same-sex couple—but so far only a collective  shrug of the shoulders when a woman of color is humiliated and stripped of her freedom on flimsy evidence."