Someone Knows Something: The Abortion Wars

Someone Knows Something: The Abortion Wars

CBC Podcasts

Host David Ridgen and investigative journalist Amanda Robb dig into the 1998 murder of her uncle, a New York doctor killed for performing abortions. They uncover a network of anti-abortion movements linked to violence in North America and Europe. Twenty years later, debates about reproductive rights are heating up in the U.S. What can we learn from the past? Previous seasons: S1: Adrien McNaughton. S2: Sheryl Sheppard. S3: Dee & Moore. S4: Greavette. S5: Kerrie Brown. S6: Donald Izzett Jr.

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On June 24, 2022, the U.S. Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade, ending decades of constitutional protection for abortion rights. In this special update episode of SKS Season 7, David Ridgen checks in with Amanda Robb, Lynne Slepian and Diane Derzis, the owner of the clinic at the heart of the Supreme Court case.

Previous episodes

  • 135 - S7 E8: “A Network of Support” 
    Thu, 14 Jul 2022
  • 134 - S7 E7: Darkworld 
    Tue, 14 Jun 2022
  • 133 - S7 E6: Mississippi 
    Tue, 07 Jun 2022
  • 132 - S7 E5: Nemesis 
    Tue, 31 May 2022
  • 131 - S7 E4: What’s Left Behind 
    Tue, 24 May 2022
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