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Media Roundtable: The Global Gag Rule, the future of Roe & a suit against SF's biggest landlord


  On this edition of Your Call’s media roundtable, we’ll discuss anti-abortion legislation across the country, the Trump administration’s attack on the Title X family planning program, and the impact of the  Global Gag Rule on women’s health around the world

We will also talk about California's affordable housing crisis and a lawsuit against Veritas, San Francisco's biggest landlord. The firm is accused of trying to force out rent-controlled residents.

Jodi Jacobson, president and Editor-in-Chief of Rewire.News

Tara Todras-Whitehill, photojournalist, multimedia producer and co-founder of Vignette Interactive

Noah Arroyo, assistant editor at San Francisco Public Press

Web Resources:

Rewire.News : Reproductive and sexual health, rights and justice

Slate: Trump-Appointed Judge Upholds Anti-Abortion Law That Often Mandates Transvaginal Ultrasound

The Cut: Alabama Lawmakers Want to Make Abortion a Felony

Witness: Mozambique and the critical effects of the Mexico City Policy

Mother Jones: Two Years Ago, the Trump Administration Limited Abortion Access Worldwide. These Powerful Images Reveal the Impact.

Rewire: What You Need to Know About Trump’s Attacks on the Federal Family Planning Program

SF Public Press:https://sfpublicpress.org/news/2019-03/searching-for-truth-in-tenants-lawsuit-against-corporate-landlord

Rose Aguilar has been the host of Your Call since 2006. She became a regular media roundtable guest in 2001. In 2019, the San Francisco Press Club named Your Call the best public affairs program. In 2017, The Nation named it the most valuable local radio show.