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TCTC 7 Jan 14
Anthony Comstock - the original ol white guy who hates reproductive freedoms. look him up.
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Bad Bitchez Oct 8
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Margaret Sanger 26 Jan 17
Join me in the fight against the comstock law and allow women to access affordable birth-control
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Margaret Sanger 3 Mar 17
Oh, how I hated that , it prohibited contraceptive information for all. How horrible.
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Bob Hawk 3 Mar 17
On the 144th anniversary of the , preventing the postal sharing of , I talk :
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Marysgarage Aug 30
Things you don't think about, but really need to know. Blocking access to and even the knowledge of it was forbidden. The is some major BS! 😠😡🤬
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FIT Library 28 Sep 15
In honor of stop by our Comstock display on the 4th floor.
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John W. Taylor 3 Mar 18
In 1873, Congress enacted the making it a crime to send "obscene, lewd, or lascivious” books through the mail. The man behind the Act, , described children "as a glass of pure & clean water easily tainted w/ a drop of ink."
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Matthew Schaefer 3 Mar 17
On 1873, Congress enacts : NO through the mail via
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J Jul 26
In the 1870s there was literally a black market for contraceptives. Imagine meeting a dude and he tells you that he's a bootlegger for birth control. 🤣
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Karl Eckler 7 Aug 13
Remember when the US department of censorship was the USPS? No? That’s because we got rid of it over a hundred years ago.
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New-York Historical Society Jun 6
Replying to @NYHistory
Legal & medical associations campaigned against abortifacient pills—but failed to offer reliable in exchange. Instead, sharing information about contraception was considered “obscene” & therefore illegal under the . 📷: Female Remedies Installation
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Goblin Marketer is a #NaNoRebel! 15 Mar 12
Wow. Now a boss can fire u if they find out ur using birth control? R we back 2 the ?
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GirlBye May 19
Replying to @JohnJiao @likeagirlinc
Renewed
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GirlBye Apr 11
Replying to @SarahKSilverman
Ok.... raise your hands if you need to take my unit on The History of the Women’s Movement and Reproductive rights?
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Walter Woodward Jun 7
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Tammi Minoski 3 Mar 17
1873: The is enacted, making it illegal to send "obscene" material through the mail.
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Katie Kutsko 28 Jan 11
just found a new research project for myself after i kick this ap us history project's butt this weekend.
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3PP Movies 12 Jan 18
1873 RMS Atlantic sinks b. W. C. Handy Lee de Forest Alice Guy Sergei Rachmaninoff Colette Feodor Chaliapin Sr. Sidney Olcott
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3PP Movies Dec 14
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