On 50th Anniversary of Pill, Life Is Not a Party

RedTracker: The 50th anniversary of the pill stories continue, now with NYTimes Op-Ed columnist Gail Collins reflecting on the fight of American women to control their bodies and fertility in What Every Girl Should Know About Birth Control.

The battle is hardly won. Collins references Anthony Comstock, who argued that celibacy was the only appropriate form of birth control. “Can they not use self control?” demanded Anthony Comstock, the powerful crusader for the Sexual Purity campaign. “Or must they sink to the level of the beasts?”

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