by Sarah Blustain

A Surprising Advocate for Pregnancy Rights

Lynn Paltrow is a short woman to stand in front of such a big room. But her voice is strong as she lectures those in the hall about how to talk about drug users. She doesn’t talk about “dirty” and clean,” she says, getting a little emotional, because in fourth grade someone called her a “dirty Jew.” And she believes that just as the Nazis used that language to dehumanize the Jews, so we may, if we use such language today, dehumanize others.

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