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by David Nir
Comment Count 98 comments on Fri Aug 31, 2012 at 05:00 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
Birth Control Pills Are Incompatible With The Personhood Amendment What is the Personhood Amendment? The simple answer is that the Personhood Amendment says that when fertilization occurs, a new ...
by Jillian Barclay
Comment Count 6 comments on Wed Oct 03, 2012 at 05:24 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Still not a person The Oklahoma Supreme Court today issued yet another blow to the Every Sperm is Sacred movement that [keeps trying to define a fertilized egg as a person http://www.dailykos.com/...
by Kaili Joy Gray
Comment Count 55 comments on Mon Apr 30, 2012 at 01:58 PM PDT with 136 Recommends
This morning's Washington Post contains a refreshing surprise-- an op-ed by Rachel Maddow . In her usual style, Maddow takes a meat cleaver to the personhood movement. Maddow couldn't help but ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat Feb 11, 2012 at 07:31 AM PST with 36 Recommends
By Leila Abolfazli , Counsel, National Women's Law Center Cross-posted from NWLC's blog,
by National Womens Law Center
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Jan 05, 2012 at 01:35 PM PST with 9 Recommends
In the wake of the resounding defeat of a personhood amendment in Mississippi, Personhood USA is now setting its sights on Florida. Earlier today, Personhood FL ...
by Christian Dem in NC
Comment Count 14 comments on Tue Dec 06, 2011 at 03:39 PM PST with 11 Recommends
Newt Gingrich now thinks this is a ...
by Kaili Joy Gray
Comment Count 73 comments on Mon Dec 05, 2011 at 10:53 AM PST with 26 Recommends
Mississippi’s measure seeking to grant a fertilized egg the status of “person” was defeated at the ballot box last week. Unfortunately, personhood advocates still plan to put the matter up for ...
by BroadBlogs
Comment Count 13 comments on Mon Nov 14, 2011 at 08:00 AM PST with 18 Recommends
Jon Stewart had a good piece last night on Tuesday's election results , ...
by BruinKid
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Nov 10, 2011 at 06:45 AM PST with 33 Recommends
Oh Mitt. Is there no position you won't run from?
by Kaili Joy Gray
Comment Count 84 comments on Wed Nov 09, 2011 at 12:26 PM PST with 37 Recommends
[bumped - Barbara Morrill] Mississippi ...
by Kaili Joy Gray
Comment Count 187 comments on Tue Nov 08, 2011 at 07:36 PM PST with 116 Recommends
"Personhood" is on the table tonight in Mississippi. Amendment 26 - being voted on even now, for a few final hours - will potentially define a "person" under the laws of the state as any fertilized ...
by Jaxpagan
Comment Count 62 comments on Tue Nov 08, 2011 at 03:02 PM PST with 170 Recommends
8 November 2011 Dear Mississippi, I was born ten minutes from the bathtub-warm brackish and silty Mississippi Sound. Before I said “Momma,” before I said “Daddy,” or “dog,” or “cat,��
by khowell
Comment Count 23 comments on Tue Nov 08, 2011 at 09:03 AM PST with 16 Recommends
Does this look like a person to you?
by Kaili Joy Gray
Comment Count 164 comments on Mon Nov 07, 2011 at 08:34 AM PST with 34 Recommends
Right wingers adamantly proclaim that free markets are necessary for freedom. So why do so many of these liberty lovers insist that women be constrained?
by BroadBlogs
Comment Count 80 comments on Mon Nov 07, 2011 at 04:00 PM PST with 84 Recommends
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 98 comments on Fri Nov 04, 2011 at 08:32 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
Does this look like a person to you?
by Kaili Joy Gray
Comment Count 265 comments on Sun Oct 30, 2011 at 10:00 AM PDT with 118 Recommends
Next week you may be a year older than you are today. If Mississippi passes its “personhood” amendment, everyone in Mississippi will have nine months added to their age. It passed, your life ...
by Gary Norton
Comment Count 21 comments on Fri Oct 28, 2011 at 01:05 PM PDT with 16 Recommends
Like many of you, I've been scratching my head over Mississippi's ...
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 16 comments on Thu Oct 27, 2011 at 03:59 PM PDT with 22 Recommends
I've seen very little about this troubling ballot initiative in Colorado, but it seems that after getting burned in Ohio by the stealth Christian conservative turnout for ...
by bluestateexile
Comment Count 22 comments on Mon Oct 20, 2008 at 01:06 PM PDT with 8 Recommends