Students, faculty, and staff from VCU gathered with supporters today in support of the University maintaining an inclusive non-discrimination policy. A series of speakers shared their stories of being out members of the VCU community. Photographer Eric Russell captured today’s event that led to a march to the Capitol.
Despite the fact that one in three women have abortions in their lifetime, the long-standing stigma surrounding the procedure still persists. Planned Parenthood Generation Action at Virginia Commonwealth University partnered with Richmond Reproductive Freedom Project to host an event in hopes to help change that. The Abortion Speak Out, which took place Thursday at Firehouse Theatre [...]