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Duggar Family Sends Video Message (With Anti-Abortion Undertones) To Miscarried Baby Jubilee

I don’t think it’s anyone’s business to tell parents who have suffered a miscarriage how to behave. People express grief in all sorts of ways, even ways you might consider…

Jessica Wakeman | December 28, 2011 - 2:20 pm

Boyfriend Buys Billboard To Humiliate Ex After Her Alleged Abortion

The biggest a**hole in the world is this guy: Greg Fultz took out a billboard in New Mexico with a photograph of himself holding the outline of a baby, which…

Jessica Wakeman | June 7, 2011 - 4:40 pm

What The Hell Is An “Unbortion”?

Today in Anti-Abortion Activists Making Up Medical Terms That Don’t Actually Exist And Aren’t Used By Doctors News: the “unbortion.” (For past reference see: partial-birth abortion.”) What’s an “unbortion,” you…

Jessica Wakeman | February 11, 2011 - 5:00 pm

Lisa Ling Opens Up About Her Miscarriage

“I felt more like a failure than I’d felt in a very long time. We actually [hadn’t] been trying that long … I don’t know that I took it as…

Ami Angelowicz | December 10, 2010 - 4:50 pm

Today’s Lady News: Why George W. Bush Opposes Abortion

In an interview with Matt Lauer, President George W. Bush said that he became anti-abortion when his mother, Barbara Bush, showed him a fetus in a jar that she…

Jessica Wakeman | November 8, 2010 - 9:30 pm

Why We Appreciate Celebrity Women For Opening Up About Miscarriages

I was very sad to read over the weekend that Lily Allen had a miscarriage six months into her pregnancy. Apparently, she felt stomach pains on Thursday and was rushed…

Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com | November 1, 2010 - 2:10 pm

Today’s Lady News: Utah Ditches Bill Criminalizing Miscarriage

The Utah legislator who introduced a bill to state government that would punish a woman for a miscarriage due to a “reckless act” has withdrawn the bill. The bill was…

Jessica Wakeman | March 5, 2010 - 9:30 pm

Today’s Lady News: Utah Bill Would Criminalize Miscarriage From “Reckless” Acts

Utah’s House of Representatives and Senate have approved a bill which would criminalize miscarriage caused by an “intentional, knowing, or reckless” act, such as drinking while pregnant. The bill is…

Jessica Wakeman | February 25, 2010 - 9:30 pm

A TMI Tweet About Work, Wisconsin & A Woman’s Right To Choose

Have you been keeping up with how the media’s all atwitter over a tweet sent by blogger and entrepreneur Penelope Trunk? She wrote a very strange message on her Twitter,…

Jessica Goldberg | October 1, 2009 - 5:00 pm

What’s The Link Between Abortion, Miscarriages And Premature Births?

One abortion or miscarriage raises the risk of giving birth to a premature baby by 20 percent, while two abortions or miscarriages raises the same risk by 90 percent, according…

Jessica Wakeman | June 30, 2009 - 1:40 pm

Jane Pratt’s Rough Ride

Jane Pratt used to be my hero, back when I had heroes. She became the youngest Editor-in-Chief ever when she was hired to edit Sassy, the coolest teen mag ever…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 2, 2008 - 8:30 pm