Category Archives: Abortion As Subversion

What If Wonder Woman Needed An Abortion?

Can we use pop culture to normalize abortion? (I don’t mean we should get pop-culture to feature abortion. Many movies and TV series already do. But very often they reflect the stigma in the society, and make abortion seem like … Continue reading

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Revolutionary Road

In 2008, at the time of its release, the abortion scene in Revolutionary Road created some controversy. Some reviewers thought it glorified abortion, others thought it shed bad light on at-home abortions. But I think it is unfortunate that the … Continue reading

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If These Walls Could Talk

Starting today, for the rest of December, ASAP will be featuring some really great posts on books, movies and TV shows that either have an unwanted pregnancy, portrayed an abortion, or sort of avoided it entirely!!  There will also be … Continue reading

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More Than A Womb: Lessons From China and Turkey

My twitter feed this morning alerted me to a UNFPA statement condemning the recently reported forced abortion in China. The Chinese government sacked three family planning officials and apologized to the family. But as reports show, this is only one … Continue reading

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