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Linda Thurston

Linda Thurston

Linda Thurston is a graduate of Boston and New York Universities. She had long careers as a typesetter and graphic designer, and as a teacher of journalism and design. In 2004-09 she helped her husband, Mark Klein, former AT&T internet technician, to expose the NSA’s secret and then-illegal program for warrantless spying on everyone, and then to produce his book, Wiring Up the Big Brother Machine…and Fighting It.

Protestors raise their fists as they take to the streets during a mass demonstration against New York State abortion laws, in the Manhattan borough of New York City, New York, 28th March 1970

Medical Mutual Aid Before Roe v. Wade

In 1968, a group of Boston University students published a handbook about abortion and birth control for their peers. Over half a million copies were distributed.