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abortion

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Representing Abortion

In the summer of 2004 I had an abortion. It wasn’t a difficult decision. I had just finished the first year of my doctoral...

Battleground State

By the logic of 2012’s “Personhood” rhetoric, I am currently keeping five of my son’s siblings in a freezer along 7th Avenue in Park Slope,...

How Many Ova on the Wings of This Plane?

Let’s talk about jesuitical abstrusities.  I am about to land in one. As I write this, I am en route to Phoenix, Arizona, where I...