What Next

What Happens to the Pro-Choice Movement Now?

Reproductive justice activists are picking up where pro-choice proponents left off.


Episode Notes

The pro-choice movement is in the wilderness. For activists serving women on the margins, that’s been clear for years.

Guest: Laurie Bertram Roberts, executive director of the Yellowhammer Fund.

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Podcast production by Mary Wilson, Jayson De Leon, Danielle Hewitt, and Elena Schwartz.


About the Show

The problem with the news right now? It’s everywhere. And each day, it can feel like we’re all just mindlessly scrolling. It’s why we created What Next. This short daily show is here to help you make sense of things. When the news feels overwhelming, we’re here to help you answer: What next? Look for new episodes every weekday morning.

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  • Mary Harris is the host and managing editor of What Next, Slate's new daily news podcast. She has reported throughout the public radio system, for NPR, Marketplace, and WNYC.