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Untying the Knot

A new book untangles historical confusion and contemporary anxieties about marriage

Thou Art Anxious

Decisions, decisions

Keep in Touch

Why digital connections can’t sustain health, happiness or politics

Shannon Stettner

Shannon Stettner lectures in the Department of Women’s Studies at the University of Waterloo. She edited Without Apology: Writings on Abortion in Canada.

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Shannon Stettner

Pushing Boundaries

The past and present of abortion travel December 2019
For many of us, what we know about so-­called abortion travel dates from the story of Sherri Finkbine (now Chessen), which is where Abortion across Borders begins. Finkbine was an Arizona woman who hosted a local version of the children’s television show Romper Room. In 1961, early in her fifth pregnancy, she used sedatives that her…