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San Antonio Women March

The protest was peaceful with many children, babies and dogs in attendance. A young girl standing
next to her mother held a sign that stated “Keep your tiny hands off my rights”. Caroline Traylor, The Paisano

Alex Birnel

January 25, 2017

The chants were coming from quixotic speakers all throughout the procession. At one moment, the classic call and response “What do we want?” “Justice!” “When do we want it?” “Now!” was initiated by a little girl brandishing a gavel much larger than her tiny hands. She was dressed as S...

Did you march?

Brianna Orta raises a fist in solidarity. Brianna Orta, The Paisano

Brianna Orta

January 25, 2017

This past weekend in cities all across the world women and allies took to the streets in peaceful marches to stand in solidarity for the protection of our rights, our health, our safety and for the future generations to come. Over 2 million people across the world participated in a historic event that wa...

Bills seek to improve women’s health, but limit number of health clinics

April 9, 2013

Two bills have been proposed in the Texas Legislature that, if passed, would severely restrict abortion access for Texas women.The first, SB 537, “would require all abortion clinics in Texas to meet the same physical requirements as ambulatory surgical centers, even if they do not perform surgical abo...

Students for the Right to Life discuss alternatives

April 2, 2013

Courtesy of Sarah Gibbens / The Paisano The students who are part of the Students for the Right to Life (SRL) at UTSA disengage themselves from different backgrounds, religious beliefs and political opinions, coming together in support of human life and women’s health. The organizati...