Samantha Williams writes about finding independence and personal responsibility while quarantining with her family.
I grew a garden during the pandemic for the first time and learned about the South's history of gardening during strife.
Abstinence only sex ed, poor access to health care linked to high cervical cancer, sexually transmitted infection rates
The director of the Yellowhammer Fund, a non-profit that provides financial assistance for abortions in Alabama, said she was considering shutting down the organization amid financial worry before Alabama passed a law banning near all abortions in the state in May 2019 . One year later, after an influx of more than $2 million in donations from across the country in the immediate aftermath of the ban and the support of 1,200 monthly financially sustaining members, the fund now owns and operates the West Alabama Women’s Center, one of three of remaining abortion clinics in the state.