Politics of Abortion: Digital Wars
This seminar will analyze the politics of abortion in the United States and around the world through social media, legal cases and legislative battles. Over the past three years, hundreds of laws have passed in various states restricting access to abortion. Social media plays a major role in shaping public discourse regarding this politically volatile issue. This seminar will analyze the Roe decision as well as the heated controversies which have grown up around the pro-life and pro-choice movements.