These two are clearly of the same species — Art: Mary Cassatt, 1910

Interspecies Communication May Be Possible

Her doctor must have adjusted Mary’s meds. That is, she was more chipper this morning than she has been these past few months. Mary is one of the more reliable protesters outside the Planned Parenthood clinic on Commonwealth Avenue in Boston, and she comes with a whole backstory. A retired nun (whatever that is), her Catholic beliefs inform her position on abortion in general and our clinic in particular. It’s…



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