Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Silenced Mich. lawmaker does 'Vagina Monologues' - Yahoo! News

Silenced Mich. lawmaker does 'Vagina Monologues' - Yahoo! News
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — A state lawmaker who says she was barred from speaking in the Michigan House because Republicans objected to her saying "vagina" during debate over anti-abortion legislation performed "The Vagina Monologues" on the Statehouse steps — with a hand from the author.

Eve Ensler, whose groundbreaking play about women's sexuality still packs theaters 16 years after it debuted, oversaw Monday night's performance by Democratic state Rep. Lisa Brown, 10 other lawmakers and several actresses.

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