- Existence: 1919 August 06 - 2006 May 07
Occupations: Reproductive rights advocate; Author.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Lawrence Lader (1919-2006) was a birth control and abortion-rights activist and author. Among many other actions, he co-founded NARAL Pro-Choice America with Betty Friedan and others, and was active in the lawsuits that made RU-486 legal in the United States in 2000. This collection documents his work as an author and activist for women's reproductive rights, including safe and legal abortion.