On this episode, Cynthia and Yvette bash border patrol for the harm they cause to life, open up about their sex education, and shame Justice Holmes for his approval of sterilization in Buck v. Bell. They uplift the work of No More Deaths, reject the santa/puta dichotomy, and shed light on the sterilization history of the U.S.
Current Event: Deaths of Felipe Gomez Alonzo and Jakelin Caal Maquin
Donate to No More Deaths here. “The mission of No More Deaths is to end death and suffering in the Mexico–US borderlands through civil initiative: people of conscience working openly and in community to uphold fundamental human rights.” Read more on their website.
Deep Thoughts: Sex
Here’s a piece on the sex positivity of a show like Sex and the City that also addresses its problems and shortcomings.
Here’s a brief overview of UTIs for sexually active women.
Case: Buck v. Bell
You can find a link to the entire opinion here as well as a summary. I recommend a read.