1973roevwadelegalizesabortion

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Unformatted text preview: excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be the subject to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.” 1973 Roe v Wade legalizes abortion. 1974 federal law “prohibits discrimination on basis of sex or marital status during credit transactions.” 1975: North Carolina, the state with the nation’s largest sterilization program, is officially disbanded. 1978: Pregnancy Discrimination Act: Gave pregnant women explicit protection in workplace under the Civil Rights Act. I. Women’s Liberation I. Women 1972 Life Magazine Cover featured Alix Kate Shulman’s “Marriage Contract” Shulman and her husband agreed among other things that both “had an equal right to his/her own time, work, values, and ch...
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This note was uploaded on 07/04/2013 for the course HIST 128 taught by Professor Nelson during the Spring '08 term at UNC.

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