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Abortion Academy with SYA

May 1, 2024

In this session of AA, we learn about Reprocare’s peer-supported model of abortion care, how they take inspiration from global community support networks, and how a peer-support model differs from a medical hotline model. We’ll talk about how the healthline process works, learn about frequently asked questions and...


Apr 9, 2024

SYA talks with activist and scholar Lara Islinger about the diverse world of community networks in the US, the creation and evolution of the Red Transfronteriza (a cross-border Mexico-based network guiding Americans through abortions), and how abortion accompaniment and mutual aid can be used as a tool for...


Mar 9, 2024

This session features Naomi Braine, author of Abortion Beyond the Law: Building a Global Feminist Network for Self-Managed Abortion. As this hellish election year begins, SYA is VERY interested in talking about building pathways to reproductive freedom for all, regardless of what courts and politicians...


Jan 8, 2024

 This session we are spotlighting our wonderful friends at Vitala Globalspecifically Aya Contigo, their amazing abortion accompaniment app. Originally conceived and implemented in Venezuela, where abortion is extremely restricted, a version of this app is now available in the US.

Aya Contigo works to accompany people...


Dec 4, 2023

David will join us to talk about the post-Dobbs legal landscape, how the increasing availability of abortion pills has the power to reshape cultural and legal definitions of abortion, and emerging legal strategy from advocates (as well as assholes). David will also take your questions after class in a repro legal...