Murders in historically Black churches and long processions of entire communities coming to pay their last respects – I thought this was a subject matter left to grainy old news footage and Spike Lee documentaries. And yet, after spending much of this week at the state house attending rallies and the senate session, it now … [Read more…]
Never have I been more amazed and humbled by a gathering of people than I was on Saturday evening at the State House grounds. I knew I could count on our strong, loving community to come out and support a rightful cause, but the sheer volume of those voices gathered in unison, the kindness … [Read more…]
This week, a bill advanced in the SC Senate that would make abortions after 20 weeks illegal in this state. The legislation is part of coordinated effort on the part of various pro-life agencies and is based on model legislation authored by the National Right to Life Committee. The 20-week ban has been passed in … [Read more…]
On Fridays, we’ll be starting a series of political discussions about current events, particularly as they impact women in the South. And today’s political discussion concerns this billboard which, if you live in Columbia, you’ve probably seen around town: So – what’s it all about?