Roe at 45: When Rights ≠ Access

Sunday, Jan 14, 2018

5:00pm – 7:30pm

Join us for Roe at 45: When Rights ≠ Access on Sunday, January 14, 2018, at the Council House.

The program will feature an interactive program that powerfully illustrates the experiences of women seeking abortions and the legal, financial, and personal barriers they face together with the consequences of these barriers.

Special Guest Speaker:

Willie J Parker, MD, MPH, MSc, is nationally renowned reproductive justice advocate and only abortion provider in Alabama and Georgia. He is a recipient of the 2013 Physicians for Reproductive Health Dr. George Tiller Provider Award, the 2016 Dr. David Gunn Lifetime Achievement Award from the Abortion Care Network. He is also a recipient of Planned Parenthood’s 2015 Margaret Sanger Award Dr. Parker is a 2007-2008 Leadership Training Initiative Fellow. He joined the Physicians for Reproductive Health board in November 2007.

Black Women for Wellness in partnership with Skylight Books will also host a signing with guest speaker Dr. Willie Parker of his new book, Life’s Work: A Moral Argument for Choice.


The event is at capacity and registration is closed.

We are no longer able to accept additional RSVPs.

If you have any questions about the event, please contact Maya Paley at

Event Location

543 N. Fairfax Ave.
Los Angeles, CA, 90036

Event Fees