Callie Beusman

Stuff

We Talked to the Activist Sending Illegal Abortion Pills to Women With Zika

Yesterday, the WHO declared Zika a global emergency—but, despite the fact that it's linked to serious birth defects in babies, women in affected areas still can't get safe abortions. Dr. Rebecca Gomperts, who runs an abortion-by-mail service, hopes to...
Callie Beusman
2.4.16
Vice Blog

Why Satanists Are Fighting America’s Restrictive Abortion Laws

No one is sacrificing innocent children to the Dark Overlord.
Callie Beusman
7.13.15
News

Getting Around the Back-Alley Abortion with Pills and Apps

A woman dies every eight minutes from unsafe abortion. These activists are trying to change that.
Callie Beusman
4.1.15
Stuff

What We Learned About Rape Culture in 2014

The term "rape culture" is a neat shorthand people use when acknowledging that we, as a society, enable, excuse, and even encourage rape in myriad complicated ways.
Callie Beusman
1.1.15
Film

An Interview with the Activist Helping Women Have DIY Abortions

Dr. Rebecca Gomperts is a Dutch activist who has devoted her life to helping women safely terminate pregnancies in countries where doing so is illegal.
Callie Beusman
12.8.14
Stuff

The Vagina Artists of Etsy

There's a lot of expensive vagina art on Etsy. We interviewed some of the creative minds behind it.
Callie Beusman
11.23.14
News

We Can No Longer Ignore the 15 Women Bill Cosby Allegedly Raped

We spoke to Barbara Bowman, one of the women allegedly raped by Bill Cosby, about overcoming sexual assault.
Callie Beusman
11.18.14
tech

At Last, Twitter Is (Maybe) Taking Sexist Abuse Seriously

In the wake of Gamergate, Twitter is partnering with a nonprofit organisation to handle gendered abuse. But is that enough?
Callie Beusman
11.11.14