October 20

Abortion After Roe in Illinois and Beyond

October 20, 7:00 pm


Hadassah ChicagoNorth Shore, National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW) Chicago North Shore and NCJW South Cook present a virtual event about maintaining abortion rights in Illinois and the status of abortion rights across the country.

You will learn what is happening and what YOU can do to make a difference.

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  • Rabbi Danya Ruttenberg will provide a Jewish perspective on reproductive justice. Rabbi Ruttenberg leads the Rabbis for Repro initiative of NCJW, Inc. She is an awardwinning author and writer. Her newest book isOn Repentance and Repair: Making Amends in an Unapologetic World”.
  • Illinois State Senator Melinda Bush will discuss the Illinois Reproductive Health Act signed into law in 2019, a movement she led.
  • Lorie Chaiten, Senior Staff Attorney with the national ACLU Reproductive Freedom Project, will discuss the implications and complications from the Supreme Court decision overturning Roe.
  • The program will be moderated by Andi Friedman, an attorney and advocate with extensive ties in the field of reproductive health.


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