Mothers Making Tough Decisions…Every Day

April 16, 2014

Every day parents make tough decisions. They are forced to choose between what they want for their children and what is accessible with the limited resources in their communities. Shanesha Taylor’s story is just one example of those tough decisions. You see Shanesha is a homeless mother of two...

Banning ‘Bossy’ Won’t Help Black Women and Girls Seeking Justice

April 14, 2014

This article by Echoing Ida's Amber J. Phillips originally appeared on RH Reality Check.  Recently, Lean In author Sheryl Sandberg, Girl Scouts CEO Anna Maria Chávez, and friends introduced a new campaign, called Ban Bossy, meant to encourage girls to lead by banning the use of the word when...

My Queer Chicana Eye on My Brother’s Keeper

April 9, 2014

This post by Carmen Iniguezwas originally posted as part of the Movement Strategy Center's "Let's Talk" Gender Justice series. I am a queer Chicana building an alliance with boys and men of color. The connections between who I am and who I work with may not seem obvious to you or to many people,...

April 18th, 2014

In case you missed the Civil Liberties and Public Policy Program (CLPP) conference last weekend, #EchoingIda was on the scene and serves up the recap.

Echoing Ida Writers Talk Reproductive Justice at CLPP 2014
Taja, Amber, Bianca, and Jazmine being fierce at CLPP 2014 This past weekend, seven Idas trave...

April 18th, 2014

#TBT: One of our #MamasDay classics. New art coming soon...stay tuned!

April 17th, 2014

Please welcome our newest #StrongFamilies partner, Feminist Women's Health Center - Atlanta! Learn how they are empowering women through service, education and advocacy:

Feminist Women's Health Center in Atlanta - Abortion, Reproductive Health and Activism
The Feminist Women's Health Center empowers individuals from diverse communities to speak, educate, and advocate for reproductive health, rights, and justice through our Community Education & Advocacy Network, in addition to providing outstanding, sensitive, and supportive gynecological health servi…

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