Check this out ~ Access Denied ~ is on the cover of the LEO Weekly. The LEO is a local newspaper – the Louisville Eccentric Observer.
Joe Sonka, who wrote the article, does a great job exploring and summarizing the state of abortion access in Kentucky. As one small part of the process, he spent some time on the sidewalk, talking to antis and taking pictures, and had breakfast with us escorts a couple of Saturday mornings.
So I recommend the whole article, but I admit, this is my favorite part:
A woman named Mary — infamous among the regular escorts as the most violent and hateful chaser — shoves her way in between a client and an escort, then feigns indignation, “Give the client some space!” The client shakes her head with a mix of amusement and disgust.
It’s satisfying and fascinating to see our own stories told in print by someone else – and if you’ve read our blog for a while, you’ve already heard some Mary-stories too.
In the meantime, many of us are super busy getting ready for the Kentucky Road Rally for Reproductive Rights. Only three more weeks until Saturday, November 2nd when we will roll into Frankfort to rally on the Capitol steps at 1:00 PM.
And now I’m off to the clinic for another Saturday morning…