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Cross-posted with EcoWatch & co-authored by Rev. Lennox Yearwood, Jr. " Zero emissions is an ambitious but achievable goal. " --UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Zero has become the most ...
by Renewable Rider
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Sep 04, 2014 at 05:24 PM PDT with 11 Recommends
Molly Redden from Mother Jones has exposed the stunning hypocrisy of Holly Lobby's charade...I mean lawsuit. By digging around in Holly Lobby's 2012 investment portfolio, Ms. Redden discovered "...
by AmBushed
Comment Count 31 comments on Mon Jun 30, 2014 at 12:36 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Does the extreme right sound like the Mad Hatter’s Tea Party from Alice in Wonderland? Please see the new 1-minute pilot video from the Trust Women/Silver Ribbon Campaign to kick start our ...
by ershaffer
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Mar 20, 2014 at 06:53 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
Every day is a new day and with that, a new opportunity. EVERYONE is welcome and please join us each morning at 7:30 AM PACIFIC to tell us what you're working on, share your show & tell , vent, ...
by Aji
Comment Count 186 comments on Mon Sep 23, 2013 at 07:30 AM PDT with 74 Recommends
Last night, Bill Maher ripped into the Republicans for claiming to be pro-life and anti-abortion, and yet then also opposing Plan B and HPV vaccines. And finally, New Rule: Stop saying Republicans ...
by BruinKid
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat Jun 29, 2013 at 05:00 AM PDT with 36 Recommends
Video Here Bill Maher once ...
by Egberto Willies
Comment Count 10 comments on Sat Jun 29, 2013 at 06:47 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
So, the availability of pregnancy prevention pill Plan B to girls and women is actually about easing the fears of predators and rapists? Rapists, who by Ingraham's estimation, dose victims with ...
by Elon James White
Comment Count 6 comments on Tue Jun 11, 2013 at 04:14 PM PDT with 5 Recommends
I'm seeing a lot of celebration about the gov't removing its appeal to prohibit Plan B One Step and while the move is a good thing, it is important to remember that the Justice Dept has no plans to ...
by MaryIllinois
Comment Count 2 comments on Tue Jun 11, 2013 at 07:22 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
Good news, for a change: The Obama administration has decided to stop trying to block over-the-counter availability of the best-known morning-after ...
by Jed Lewison
Comment Count 108 comments on Tue Jun 11, 2013 at 08:14 AM PDT with 41 Recommends
It's not an everyday occurrence for the Obama Administration to lose a political battle to progressives, but that's exactly what happened when the Obama Administration dropped its appeal of a ...
by DownstateDemocrat
Comment Count 23 comments on Tue Jun 11, 2013 at 05:53 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
The anti-choice Republicans in the Oklahoma legislature are playing games with women's lives again (still). Now they have suddenly stripped a bill and recrafted it to make an attempt to prevent any ...
by peacearena
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue May 14, 2013 at 03:53 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Why is the Obama administration doing the fundies' work for them? http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2013/may/13/white-house-plan-b-contraceptive-pill?guni=Network%20front:network-front%20main-3%20Main%
by Cliff Talus
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon May 13, 2013 at 05:58 PM PDT with 3 Recommends
A federal judge who was appointed by Ronald Reagan has had it with Kathleen Sebelius. http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/11/health/judge-refuses-to-drop-order-on-contraceptive-pill-without-regard-to-age.
by david78209
Comment Count 11 comments on Fri May 10, 2013 at 04:12 PM PDT with 7 Recommends
The Justice Department is appealing a federal judge's decision that emergency contraceptives should be available over the counter without age restrictions, continuing the Obama administration's ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 168 comments on Thu May 02, 2013 at 06:50 AM PDT with 51 Recommends
Less than 24 hours after the FDA announced that it would allow the Plan B contraceptive to be sold without a prescription to women as young as 15, the Justice Department filed a brief to stay the ...
by gravlax
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu May 02, 2013 at 03:45 AM PDT with 7 Recommends
and I hope it doesn't violate the site's sense of propriety, but it moved me so much, I just felt like this would be a good place to share it... This.
by nancyjones
Comment Count 20 comments on Wed May 01, 2013 at 05:27 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Once again women’s health and autonomy is being compromised for politics. In 2011 the FDA said that emergency contraception like Plan B and Next Choice should be available over the counter to all ...
by ValerieTarico
Comment Count 21 comments on Wed May 01, 2013 at 10:33 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Hey, did you hear they are going to make Plan B birth control available without a prescription to girls 15 and older? Wow, progress! Well, actually not so much. 1) Exactly what kind of ID do most ...
by plan9pub
Comment Count 22 comments on Wed May 01, 2013 at 08:02 AM PDT with 2 Recommends
With all the commotion caused by Obama's trial-balloon of his budget plan to be released next week, my attention has been focused mostly on economic issues. But there's another story, which may ...
by aguadito
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat Apr 06, 2013 at 12:46 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
U.S. District Court Judge Edward R. Korman ruled Friday that the "morning-after" pill must be made available over the counter to people of all ages. Currently, it is only available for ...
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 102 comments on Fri Apr 05, 2013 at 07:42 AM PDT with 119 Recommends