Last week, the Coalition for Choice stopped a bill, that was an attempt to create personhood of the fetus, from being passed. House Bill 84, Unborn Victims of Violence Act was on the House Consumer and Public Affairs Committee Agenda. Chairman Rep. Eliseo Lee Alcon, Rep. Gail Chasey, and Rep. Patricia Roybal Caballero voted against [...]
January 25th Rally to Celebrate Roe v Wade
The New Mexico Coalition for Choice
Invites you to celebrate the
40thAnniversary of Roe v. Wade
at two gala events in Santa Fe
January 25, [...]
TAKE ACTION letter from Sylvia Ramos, Chair, Feminist Caucus-HSNM: The 112th Congress will soon be history and we need to call, email or tweet our Congressmen who have not yet signed on as co-sponsors of Senate Joint Resolution 39 and House Joint Resolution 47 that do away with the deadline for ratification of [...]
Last night four of our SF NOW members were in Albuquerque to celebrate the 40th Anniverssary of The NM Women's Resource Center and The UNM Women's Studies Program. We were honored to be there for Gloria Steinem to acknowledge those feminists that worked so hard to create these two entities so long ago. Steinem was [...]
From NOW Santa Fe Chapter: The following is a long, and very worthwhile article to read. Please take the time!
The morning was cold and the sky was bright. Aretha Franklin wore a large and interesting hat. Yo-Yo Ma urged his frozen fingers to play the cello, and the Reverend Joseph E. Lowery, a civil-rights [...]
Dear NOW members,
I know you don't need any more evidence that this election is a choice between preserving women's freedom and setting us back by decades. But these anti-choice extremists just can't keep their mouths shut.
U.S. Senate candidate Richard Mourdock (R-IN), in a debate last night: "Even when life begins in [...]
In solidarity with women across the nation, NOW Santa Fe marched against the war on women on April 28, 2012. A solid and supportive crowd of women and men gathered at the Roundhouse to march to the historic Railyard park and back to show their support for women's equality and women's rights.
And a pictoral [...]