Combine the World Wide Web and a personal log and what do you get? The increasingly prolific “blog”—a virtual tool for documentation, communication and personal expression. As such, some prochoice activists are using blogs as a platform in the fight for reproductive rights. They are dispensing information and interacting with the community all with the click of a mouse. Here are a couple examples of online pro-choice blogs that you might want to check out. The blogosphere can be a place for you to learn more and join the conversation.
This site provides a forum for a variety of feminist voices and organizations. An added perk of the site is that they keep the conversation progressive and safe—they censor anti-feminist, racist, homophobic and otherwise hateful speech. It’s a great place to start contributing.
RH Reality Check (http://rhrealitycheck.org)
This site is an online community serving those committed to advancing sexual and reproductive health and rights. RH Reality Check wants to empower you with information. They compile the postings of various bloggers, giving you one place where you can go to find many people discussing health and reproductive rights.
~ Jenny Rackl, NARAL Pro Choice SD