Targeting Target

Let 'em know their E.C. policy has you seeing red this holiday season.


Lynn Harris
November 24, 2005 2:10AM (UTC)

It killed me, but I finally got around to unsubscribing from Target's "Free Shipping on 20,000 Gifts!" e-mails. And now -- given that, as you probably heard, Target won't budge from its policy allowing its pharmacists to opt out of dispensing emergency contraception -- it's time to do the next right thing. A helpful Broadsheet reader named Kathy writes: "I would love to see you encourage readers to flood Target with e-mails about this. I did a little research and found that readers can e-mail any store manager with Txxxx.stl@target.com, where xxxx is the four-digit store number." (You can call your local Target for its number.)

Other options: Fill out Target's pharmacy contact form or simply use the Store Locator to find the direct phone number for any Target pharmacy.

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You can, of course, also use the form provided by Planned Parenthood. And while you're holiday gift hunting, perhaps you'll follow the lead of this enterprising blogger: "I am sending them an e-mail every time I shop at Kohl's or K-Mart."


Lynn Harris

Award-winning journalist Lynn Harris is author of the comic novel "Death by Chick Lit" and co-creator of BreakupGirl.net. She also writes for the New York Times, Glamour, and many others.

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