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Lawrence Lader

AKA Lawrence Powell Lader

Born: 6-Aug-1919
Birthplace: Manhattan, NY
Died: 7-May-2006
Location of death: Manhattan, NY
Cause of death: Cancer - Colon

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Activist

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Father of abortion rights activism

Military service: US Army

Wife: Jean MacInnis (m. 1942, div. 1946)
Wife: Joan Summers Lader
Daughter: Wendy Summers Lader

    University: Harvard University (1941)
    Professor: New York University

    Esquire contributing editor
    NARAL cofounder (1969-75)
    Risk Factors: Smoking

Author of books:
The Margaret Sanger Story and the Fight for Birth Control (1955, biography)
Abortion (1966, nonfiction)
Breeding Ourselves to Death (1971, nonfiction)
Foolproof Birth Control: Male and Female Sterilization (1972, nonfiction)
Abortion II: Making the Revolution (1973, nonfiction)
Power on the Left: American Radical Movements since 1946 (1979, nonfiction)
Politics, Power, and the Church: The Catholic Crisis and Its Challenge to American Pluralism (1987, nonfiction)
RU 486: The Pill That Could End the Abortion Wars and Why American Women Don't Have It (1991, nonfiction)
A Private Matter: RU 486 and the Abortion Crisis (1995, nonfiction)
Ideas Triumphant: Strategies for Social Change and Progress (2003, nonfiction)

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