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Plan A Brings Grievances to DeGioia’s Office Following Event in Red Square

Members and supporters of Plan A: Hoyas for Reproductive Justice delivered a letter of protest to the office of University President John J. DeGioia Thursday afternoon, citing concerns over an alleged lack of administration support for reproductive rights issues on campus. Before making their way to DeGioia’s office in Healy[Read More…]

by January 19, 2011 0 comments Campus News

Plan A Cherrypicks Facts, Ignores Reality

To the Editor: I find it ironic that the Plan A-sponsored “Bro-Choice 2” panel featured men. I was once told that, because I have certain anatomical features, I have no right to defend the innocent lives of *in utero* baby boys and girls. The Bro-Choice panel, however, alleviated this sexist[Read More…]

by April 9, 2010 0 comments Opinion

Over the Top

The stunt pulled by Plan A: Hoyas for Reproductive Justice this past weekend was both disrespectful and immature. The coalition overstepped its bounds by disregarding the university Speech and Expression Policy at a time when the university had opened itself up to several hundred visitors. Plan A’s demonstration ambushed unsuspecting[Read More…]

by March 30, 2010 0 comments Uncategorized

Administration Caved to Plan A Bullying

To the editor: As a recent alumnus and long-time editor at The Hoya, the university’s response to the belligerent and disrespectful group, Plan A: Hoyas for Reproductive Justice, angered me. I spent countless hours begging, fighting and planning in order to soften the university’s unreasonable stance on The Hoya becoming[Read More…]

by March 28, 2010 0 comments Uncategorized
Administration Responds to Plan A After GAAP Weekend Protests

Administration Responds to Plan A After GAAP Weekend Protests

Supporters of Plan A: Students for Reproductive Justice chained themselves to the statue of John Carroll in Healy Circle on Saturday, successfully prompting a response from the administration to a letter sent before spring break. The protest began shortly after noon, as Marion Cory (COL ’10), Julia Shindel (COL ’10)[Read More…]

by March 27, 2010 0 comments Uncategorized

Plan A Satirizes at Wednesday Protest

Plan A: Hoyas for Reproductive Justice took to Red Square Wednesday afternoon to protest the university’s stance on reproductive issues, this time drawing onlookers in a skit inspired by St. Patrick’s Day. In a performance by members of the recently formed coalition of H*yas for Choice and United Feminists, a[Read More…]

by March 19, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

SAC Approves Funding for Abortion Rights Panel

**Update:** This article was updated at 4:28 p.m. on March 4. The Student Activities Commission voted Monday in favor of funding an abortion rights event to be held by Plan A: Hoyas for Reproductive Justics, a coalition recently formed by United Feminists and H*yas for Choice. The event is set[Read More…]

by March 4, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

Reproductive Rights Coalition Pushes University Policy Shift

Despite a failed initial attempt to gain the university’s support, H*yas for Choice and United Feminists continue to pool efforts to sustain the goals of their newly established group, Plan A: Hoyas for Reproductive Justice. The group was formed this semester in an effort to improve access to material resources,[Read More…]

by February 26, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News

Reproductive Rights Letter Stumbles Over Details

Although it has certainly made a splash in its campus debut, Plan A: Hoyas for Reproductive Justice has missed the mark with its first public initiative. In an open letter sent to University President John J. DeGioia on Feb. 5, the nascent student coalition mixed some longstanding points of contention[Read More…]

by February 26, 2010 0 comments Opinion