Tag Archives: Abortion

My take on abortion

(This started as a comment at Uppity’s place) I was in junior high when Roe v. Wade was handed down. I remember the issue being debated in class. There is nothing quite like a bunch of virgins debating reproductive rights. … Continue reading

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Why wasn’t he charged with murder?

Deputies: Baby dies after man beats pregnant woman Deputies said an Inman man was accused of beating his pregnant girlfriend and killing the unborn baby. Spartanburg County deputies said they were called to Spartanburg Regional Medical Center to speak with … Continue reading

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“I love abortion!”

Jessica DelBalzo at RH Reality Check I Love Abortion: Implying Otherwise Accomplishes Nothing for Women’s Rights I love abortion. I don’t accept it. I don’t view it as a necessary evil. I embrace it. I donate to abortion funds. I … Continue reading

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Sanity Shortage

Doonesbury strip on Texas abortion law dropped by some US newspapers Doonesbury cartoonist Garry Trudeau has defended his cartoon strip about abortion, which several US newspapers are refusing to run, saying he felt compelled to respond to the way Republicans … Continue reading

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What’s good for the goose is good for the gander

Bill introduced to regulate men’s reproductive health Before getting a prescription for Viagra or other erectile dysfunction drugs, men would have to see a sex therapist, receive a cardiac stress test and get a notarized affidavit signed by a sexual … Continue reading

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Another misogynist Republican

Oh, wait – she’s a Democrat: I Wouldn’t Have Voted for Obamacare If I’d Known About HHS Regulation Former Democratic congresswoman Kathy Dahlkemper, a Catholic from Erie, Pennsylvania, cast a crucial vote in favor of Obamacare in 2010. She lost … Continue reading

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Apples and Oranges

The Media’s Abortion Blinders IN the most recent Gallup poll on abortion, as many Americans described themselves as pro-life as called themselves pro-choice. A combined 58 percent of Americans stated that abortion should either be “illegal in all circumstances” or … Continue reading

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I wonder what Eleanor Smeal thinks now?

Flashback: This Is What A Feminist Looks Like It’s not every day Ms. puts a man on its cover. In choosing the cover for this special Inaugural issue, Ms. wanted to capture both the national and feminist mood of high … Continue reading

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Disingenuous Democrats

So I see this headline at Memeorandum and follow the link to Mother Jones: The House GOP’s Plan to Redefine Rape Rape is only really rape if it involves force. So says the new House Republican majority as it now … Continue reading

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