May 20, 2024


Future Depends on What You Do

Our Bodies Our Life Coalition seeks assist from New Bedford group

NEW BEDFORD — Celebrating its very first anniversary, Our Bodies Our Life Coalition put in the 12 months loaded with activism toward reproduction justice and legal rights for bodily autonomy in the SouthCoast space — now it is really inquiring the community to sign up for in the struggle.

“We are worried about the negative well being consequences, especially health and fitness of women and transgender people of shade and decrease financial position in our space,” stated Andrew Pollock, president of the SouthCoast LGBTQ+ Community. “They seem to endure the most due to the fact they never have the assets to go to Providence or other destinations.”

Why was the coalition developed?

The coalition was created in response to the June 24, 2022 Supreme Court Dobbs selection overturning Roe v. Wade. Pollock claimed the coalition works to deliver alongside one another SouthCoast folks, organizations and organizations to defend the flexibility that is basic to every man or woman — the ideal to command their own bodies.