Monitoring a fetal anomaly left Joy Pincus hoping for the best and preparing for the worst. In the end she followed doctors’ advice to have a late-term abortion. The decision is a milestone marking the unpredictability of life and the value of choice.
E-mail petitions and communications have been a useful tool for grassroots activism worldwide, particularly in the women’s and human rights movements. But junk and hoax petitions are frustrating activists and tarnishing online activism.