Yesterday was the 51st anniversary of Griswold v. Connecticut, a landmark Supreme Court decision that paved the way for reproductive justice work in the United States and for other decisions like Roe v. Wade.
There’s still a long way to go - any day now, a decision in Whole Woman’s Health v. Hellerstedt will be announced by the Supreme Court, which could be a turning point in stopping sham laws that restrict access to reproductive health clinics across the nation.
It’s been 48 years since the Supreme Court made birth control legal (only for married couples, though). Can you imagine what your life would be like if birth control was illegal? Tell us in your reblog.
Plus, the six other ways Estelle Griswold changed the world via Women’s Health Magazine.