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Your Call: Lahore tragedy; reproductive rights

Pakistani civil society members take part in a candle light vigil for the victims of a school attacked by the Taliban in Peshawar, Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014 in Islamabad, Pakistan.

  On the April 1st edition of Your Call, it’s our Friday media roundtable. This week, we’ll discuss coverage of the horrific suicide bombing in Pakistan, which killed 72 people, including 29 children, and wounded more than 300.

Also this week, Florida, Indiana and Utah became the latest states in the country to pass anti-abortion laws. How are the media covering the alarming attacks on women’s reproductive rights? Join the conversation, on the next Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you.


Rafia Zakaria, journalist, writer, and the author of “The Upstairs Wife: An Intimate History of Pakistan.”

Meaghan Winter, freelance journalist 

Jodi Jacobson, editor in Chief of Rewire

Web Resources:


NY Times: The Playgrounds of Pakistan

Slate:  Roe v. Wade Was Lost in 1992