Posts tagged "abortion"

Bill Nye Uses Science To Defend Women’s Reproductive Rights

It has been a pretty shitty year for women’s reproductive rights in this country, I think we can all agree. When so much progression has been made for LGBT rights,…

Katrin Higher | September 26, 2015 - 11:00 am

Frisky Rant: Actually, I Love Abortion

In addition to not telling women what to do with our bodies, people — like Bill Nye — need to stop telling us how to feel about what we do with

Katie Klabusich | September 25, 2015 - 10:00 am

Senate Democrats Prepared To Filibuster Through Planned Parenthood Defunding

The congressional funding bill that would keep the government from shutting down after Wednesday is heading to the Senate today, but with complications, of course. As it exists now, the

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 24, 2015 - 3:00 pm

Carly Fiorina’s “Abortion Video” Is Actually Video Of A Stillborn Baby Named Walter

Carly Fiorina claims she saw a video of an fetus surviving an abortion and being harvested alive for spare parts–she did not.

Robyn Pennacchia | September 24, 2015 - 1:30 pm

Marco Rubio Shares His Bizarre Planned Parenthood Conspiracy Theory

He thinks Planned Parenthood pushes women to have abortions in order to rake in the sweet fetal tissue donation profits.

Robyn Pennacchia | September 22, 2015 - 4:30 pm

House Votes To Defund Planned Parenthood In Grand Exercise In Futility

Sorry, jerks — this is not going to pass the Senate or be approved by President Obama. …

Robyn Pennacchia | September 18, 2015 - 4:34 pm

Anti-Choicers Try To Play At Feminism, Fail Miserably

Hey guys, did you hear? Feminism is totally cool now. Beyoncé is into it! Everyone wants a piece! And now even anti-choice women want to claim it for themselves —…

Robyn Pennacchia | September 16, 2015 - 3:45 pm

Azealia Banks Thinks Women Who Have More Than Three Abortions Should Be Jailed

Azealia Banks says she’s totally pro-choice, but thinks women who have more than three abortions should be jailed.

Robyn Pennacchia | September 14, 2015 - 5:45 pm

What Do Failed Abortions Have To Do With Fetal Tissue Sales?

Two women who are the results of failed abortions are testifying at the congressional Planned Parenthood hearings. Why?

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 9, 2015 - 11:00 am

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 - 6:00 pm

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…

Newser | August 24, 2015 - 3:45 pm

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

Nothing says pro-life like bombing people!

Robyn Pennacchia | August 18, 2015 - 2:00 pm

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 - 12:11 pm

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 - 4:38 pm

8 Crucial Moments For Women And The LGBT Community From Last Night’s GOP Debate

From the horrifying to the heartwarming.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | August 7, 2015 - 10:00 am

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 - 1:35 pm

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

Rebecca Vipond Brink | August 4, 2015 - 9:30 am

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…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | August 3, 2015 - 5:00 pm

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…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | July 30, 2015 - 9:45 am
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