Trust Women CEO Julie Burkhart On Anti-Choice Legislation Sweeping The Nation | KALW

Trust Women CEO Julie Burkhart On Anti-Choice Legislation Sweeping The Nation

Aug 13, 2019

On this edition of Your Call, we’ll have a conversation with Julie Burkhart, founder and CEO of Trust Women Foundation, a pro-choice and reproductive justice organization based in Wichita, Kansas.

Burkhart worked side by side with Dr. George Tiller for seven years before he was assassinated in 2009 by an anti-abortion extremist. With anti-abortion legislation sweeping the country, what challenges do abortion providers face and how are they fighting back? 

Guest:

Julie Burkhart, founder and CEO of the Trust Women Foundation

Web Resources:

ABC News: Amid abortion debates, activists remember Dr. George Tiller's murder 10 years ago

NY Times: Leana Wen: Why I Left Planned Parenthood

The Hill: Abortion care is part of our American fabric