What do you say to a woman who tells you how a anti-abortion bill you’re supporting would have forced her to give birth to a fetus that was missing a significant part of it’s brain and would have most likely died in agony? If you’re Republican representative Louis Gohmert of Texas, you express your sympathy.
One of the ideas surrounding the Tea Party is that it’s about economic issues, not cultural issues such as reproductive rights and LGBT rights. That’s a lie. As this video from Rachel Maddow shows (starting at about six minutes), the Tea Party is very much about continuing the war on women and gay people. They
Check out this clip from Rachel Maddow’s show about the rise of radically anti-abortion Republicans, women included, and what effect they’ll have on the votes of women:
Tea Partier Dick Armey has promised that should the Republicans regain a majority they will once again make it a priority to undermine reproductive healthcare for women. After stating that social issues wouldn’t matter if the country became insolvent, he specifically referred to abortion stating (caution: there’s a video at the link that starts automatically):
Justin Carl Moose been arrested for his involvement in a plot to bomb a women’s health clinic: A Concord man was charged with describing how to make explosives, in an effort to bomb an abortion clinic, after FBI agents found instructions on the man’s Facebook page and caught him in a sting, officials said Thursday.
I saw this video a few days ago and I thought I’d share. It’s Hillary Clinton responding to the faux-concern of some white dude named Christopher Smith on providing abortion services to women of colour in other countries:
The absurdly ridiculous and dangerous “personhood” amendment in North Dakota has been laid to rest by the state Senate. Senators voted 29-16 Friday to reject legislation that sought to define as a human being "any organism with the genome of homo sapiens." The "personhood" status would include a developing embryo from the moment of conception,
You may have heard of the plane crash in Montana that resulted in the deaths of 14 people, seven of which were children. A pro-life activist by the name of Gingi Edmonds wrote this press release in response. …The family who died in the crash near the location of the abortion victim’s memorial, is the
In 2007 women set two records. Women gave birth to more children in that single year than at any other point in American history, beating the baby boom of 50 years ago. Single women set a record by accounting for 40 percent of those births. And as you can probably guess from the title above,
The Vatican has decided to backtrack on it’s approval of the behaviour of a Brazilian archbishop who really shined his ass in the case of a nine year old rape victim receiving an abortion. Archbishop Rino Fisichella, President of the Pontifical Academy for Life, said the excommunication not only of the medical team but also