Abortion stigma and the case of Purvi Patel
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."