Jennifer Holland

is L.R. Brammer Jr. Presidential Professor of History at the University of Oklahoma. She is also the author of ‘Tiny You: A Western History of the Anti-Abortion Movement’.


Cover for: How fetal politics stole Americans’ reproductive rights

The US Supreme Court has overturned two landmark cases that protected a woman’s rights over her own body for 50 years. How did ‘fetal politics’ — a political movement that has turned embryos and fetuses into ‘unborn children’ endowed with unique and inviolable civil rights – gain such momentum? And what will be the outcome of this new ruling?