"Father of the birth control and abortion movement"
Baird is an excellent, passionate, and inspirational speaker.
He has appeared on The Today Show, Good
Morning America, Face The Nation, Donahue, CBS Sunday
Morning with Charles Kurault, and many other TV and radio shows. Hundreds of
newspaper articles have been written about him over the years.
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Some facts about Pro Choice League's founder Bill Baird:
1964 - Baird established the nation's first aboveground abortion
referral and birth control clinic (well before abortion was legal, facing a
potential 10-year jail term).
1965 - Baird established the nation's first birth control and abortion club
on a college campus (Hofstra University - NY)
1965 & 1966 - Baird is jailed in New York and New Jersey for challenging
anti-birth control statutes.
1967 - Baird established the nation's first "abortion slush fund" to
help students pay for illegal abortions.
1971 - Baird is arrested for giving a speech to NOW members where a 14-month-old
baby was in the audience. Police alleged that the baby's morals were endangered.
The police also arrested the baby's mother. . . . for more click here