Under-representation of women for congress birth control panel
February 18, 2012 § 2 Comments
Recently the issue of President Obama finding a solution for women employees of religious organizations to receive bith control coverage has exploded all over the media. I love that the panel on birth control before congress had NO WOMEN for representation.
We’ve talked about invisible privileges that exist and help to create a framework of control within society. How is it a panel of mostly white men are fit to discuss a women’s health issue? Here is a video of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi discussing the issue: