Pro-Choice Leaders to Release New Anti-Choice Violence Reports on the Eve of the Roe v. Wade 25th Anniversary
Three Leading National Organizations Will Reveal New Trends in Anti-Choice Terrorism and Assess the Effectiveness of Current Strategies to Reduce Anti-Choice Violence
Who: Gloria Feldt, President, Planned Parenthood Federation of America
Vicki Saporta, Executive Director, National Abortion Federation
Eleanor Smeal, Feminist Majority Foundation
What: Representatives of the Feminist Majority Foundation, PPFA, and NAF will present 1997 violence and disruption statistics and assess current trends in anti-choice violence against abortion providers.
When: Thursday, January 15, 1998 at 9:30 a.m.
Where: National Press Club (Zenger Room), 13th and G Street, NW (near Metro Center), Washington, D.C.
Media Resources: Feminist Majority - January 9, 1998
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Emphasizing her party's commitment to maintaining Taiwan's independence from China, Tsai won over young voters eager to usher in a political changing of the guard following some 70 years of dominance by the pro-Chinese unification party, the Kuomintang (KMT), chaired by presidential opponent Eric Chu. . . .