Posts tagged "abortion"

Planned Parenthood To Blame For Stock Market Crash, Says Pat Robertson

Then explain the crash of 1929, when abortion was illegal.

Robyn Pennacchia / August 24, 2015

Ohio Aims To Ban Down Syndrome Abortions

Ohio women, take note: Soon you may be unable to get an abortion if you’re doing it to avoid having a baby with Down syndrome. The state’s legislature—most of which is pro-life—appears poised to approve such a bill this fall and send it to Gov. John Kasich. He has signed abortion restrictions before, reports the…

Newser / August 24, 2015

“Pro-Life” Terrorist Brings Bomb Into George Tiller Clinic

Nothing says pro-life like bombing people!

Robyn Pennacchia / August 18, 2015

Huckabee Hearts Forcing 10-Year-Olds To Have Their Rapists’ Babies

Mike Huckabee says he would absolutely force a 10-year-old rape victim to go through with a pregnancy.

Robyn Pennacchia / August 17, 2015

Woman Asked For Depo Shot, Clinic Gave Her Flu Shot Instead

Now she’s suing them for their costly mistake.

Rebecca Vipond Brink / August 12, 2015

Donald Trump Wants To Shut Down The Government To Defund Planned Parenthood

Donald Trump wants to shut down the government over Planned Parenthood funding, and he may not be alone. …

Robyn Pennacchia / August 4, 2015

Senate Democrats Block Bill To Defund Planned Parenthood

Senate Democrats gathered enough support to block a Republican attempt to defund Planned Parenthood. The bill, S.1881, garnered 53 votes in favor and 46 in opposition, falling short of the 60 votes needed for it to pass.
The entire thing was a waste of time, anyhow: President Obama has voiced his support for Planned Parenthood…

Rebecca Vipond Brink / August 4, 2015

Watch This Helpful Explainer About Planned Parenthood And The Senate Vote

The Senate is voting on funding for Planned Parenthood in the wake of a fake controversy, the Obama administration is backing Truvada for HIV prevention, Chinese activists are protesting the idea that a breast is a weapon, and two women are shaking up London’s art scene.

Rebecca Vipond Brink / August 3, 2015

Planned Parenthood Website Suffers Second Attack In A Week

Planned Parenthood’s website is down for the second time in a week after a group of what the organization is (justifiably, I think) calling “extremists” carried out a Distributed Denial of Service attack, flooding the site with traffic so that genuine visitors can’t access it.
Dawn Laguens, executive vice president of the Planned Parenthood Federatio…

Rebecca Vipond Brink / July 30, 2015

That BS Undercover Planned Parenthood Video Will Not Die

People are still taking the anti-abortion video seriously despite its factual inaccuracies, Second Star NYC has webseries featuring a full-figured lead actress, England’s government is putting young women at risk, Hunter S. Thompson’s once-assistant has released a novel about the gonzo journalist.

Rebecca Vipond Brink / July 27, 2015

Anti-Choicers Hack Planned Parenthood, Release Patient And Employee Info

This puts people in serious danger, given the violent history of the anti-choice movement. …

Robyn Pennacchia / July 27, 2015

95 Percent Of Women Don’t Regret Their Abortions

To further attempts to impose longer waiting periods and more stringent restrictions, abortion opponents have long used the argument that women suffer negative mental health after undergoing the procedure. That theory may have just been quashed by a new study that indicates 95 percent of women who’ve had an abortion felt their decision was the…

Newser / July 14, 2015

You Can Take Pride-Themed Selfies For A Good Cause

Laverne Cox and other icons are donating a dollar for each selfie taken in front of a pride mural!

Rebecca Vipond Brink / July 1, 2015

Texas Can’t Get Rid Of All The Abortion Clinics Just Yet, Rules SCOTUS

Hopefully this will eventually be permanent.

Robyn Pennacchia / June 29, 2015

Scott Walker Pretty Sure Rape Victims Only Concerned About Abortion In The “Initial Months”

Scott Walker sure knows a lot for someone who has never been a rape victim in need of an abortion.

Robyn Pennacchia / June 3, 2015

Qatar’s World Cup Construction Has Killed Hundreds Of Slave Workers

Obama says climate change is a national security threat; FIFA stays mum on slave worker deaths; Bush’s abortion policies suddenly seem pretty reasonable; Anne Pasternak is named chief curator at the Brooklyn Museum. All in Today’s Lady News — now click!

Rebecca Vipond Brink / May 20, 2015
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