Vagina: Can't Say It, Don't Legislate It

Abby Zimet

Several thousand people turned out in Lansing, Michigan for a performance of "The Vagina Monologues" on the Statehouse steps by the play's author Eve Ensler, 10 state legislators and Rep. Lisa Brown, famously reprimanded in the House for using the anatomical term for a lady's down-there parts, thus shocking her GOP colleagues. Rowdy crowd, good signs.

This is the world we live in. This is the world we cover.

Because of people like you, another world is possible. There are many battles to be won, but we will battle them together—all of us. Common Dreams is not your normal news site. We don't survive on clicks. We don't want advertising dollars. We want the world to be a better place. But we can't do it alone. It doesn't work that way. We need you. If you can help today—because every gift of every size matters—please do. Without Your Support We Simply Won't Exist.

Share This Article

More in: