The Maria Ortiz Women’s Clinic Website has been moved to Please bookmark the new URL. This Website will remain open for those who wish to peruse these musty old pages. However, the page will “refresh” to the new site.

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Friends, the Mulukukú Video is available!  Read about it by clicking here: 

All postings are archived. You may go the Archive page by clicking on: Archive.

Here's a great resource Website on Gandhi; check it out!
Dorothy delivered a wonderful sermon at Christ Church, Summit N.J.  You may read it by clicking on the lovely pastel drawing to the right (used by kind permission of artist, Lynn Straun – click on her name to see some wonderful New Jersey diner pix!)
A Rogue's Gallery – Here are photos of Dorothy we received in conjunction with her successful speaking tour. Visit the gallery – you may even download TIFF-format images if you wish. Just click on this pic of her to the right:  
We will never forget the horror of September 11, 2001, but lest we forget the enormous courage of one who stood alone in the best Jeanette Rankin tradition, here is U.S. Rep. Barbara Lee's Statement.
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