‘Idaho’s seen as a war zone’: the lone abortion activist defying militias and the far right

March 12, 2024

View image in fullscreen Bonner General hospital in Sandpoint, Idaho, closed its labor and delivery unit last year. Step one is to make sure women don’t die, by convincing politicians to at least walk back the most egregious language of Idaho’s abortion ban. Cynthia Dalsing is a retired nurse midwife, although she says that Idaho’s abortion laws have robbed her of a peaceful retirement. View image in fullscreen Idaho’s abortion ban begins at conception and subjects physicians to revoked medical licenses and felony convictions. The Pro-Voice Project just hosted a “rally for repro” at Bonner General and is gearing up to mark the “one-year anniversary of the loss of our OB-GYNs”.