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My nomination for greatest enemy of reproductive freedom is -- Ronald Reagan, because to cosy up to the Vatican he defunded international family planning programs and was a major actor in ...
by ej heinemann
Comment Count 21 comments on Fri Oct 03, 2014 at 07:40 PM PDT with 4 Recommends
Short diary, but - in response to the odious ruling today, some of the same folks who organized the protests of HB2 are planning a spontaneous rally-like thing at the Capitol tomorrow. They don't ...
by anotherdemocrat
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Oct 02, 2014 at 06:39 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
News broke this week that Go Fund Me, the popular crowd-sourcing site, bans all funding projects for any pro-choice campaigns, but accepts pro-life campaigns. I hope you will join me in the ...
by Lollardfish
Comment Count 10 comments on Sun Sep 14, 2014 at 05:05 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
The [http://www.thefword.org.uk/blog/2014/08/addressing_the_root Rotherham case] sent shock waves throughout England when it revealed the systematic abuse and exploitation of around 1500 teenage ...
by Tara the Antisocial Social Worker
Comment Count 13 comments on Sat Sep 06, 2014 at 05:00 PM PDT with 38 Recommends
Wow, looks like that Gender Gap is about to grow into a roaring Chasm. http://thinkprogress.org/health/2014/07/25/3464343/female-voters-hobby-lobby-candidates/ The majority of female voters don’...
by Frank Vyan Walton
Comment Count 9 comments on Fri Jul 25, 2014 at 03:03 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
There's been a lot about harassment in the news this week. A Connecticut lawyer was [http://jezebel.com/lawyer-banned-from-representing-female-clients-ever-aga-1618396107 banned from representing ...
by Tara the Antisocial Social Worker
Comment Count 11 comments on Sat Aug 16, 2014 at 05:00 PM PDT with 24 Recommends
This week, Republicans continued their [http://www.dailykos.com/story/2014/07/16/1314336/-Ellmers-tries-to-add-context-to-advice-that-GOP-bring-it-down-to-a-woman-s-level outreach to women] by ...
by Tara the Antisocial Social Worker
Comment Count 42 comments on Sat Jul 19, 2014 at 05:00 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
This is going to be short diary, for me, as I was working on another article when this came out. TPM has the skinny. http://talkingpointsmemo.com/dc/murray-udall-legislation-hobby-lobby The ...
by Frank Vyan Walton
Comment Count 161 comments on Tue Jul 08, 2014 at 09:52 PM PDT with 343 Recommends
Failed HP CEO and Failed GOP Senate Candidate Carly (Demon-Sheep) Fiorina whose been tasked by the party to be their Point Person [which when you're in the midst of the DMZ can be synonymous with "...
by Frank Vyan Walton
Comment Count 265 comments on Sun Jul 06, 2014 at 03:06 PM PDT with 401 Recommends
I've been having a good time responding and debunking the various non-factual, untruthful claims of various Twitter Trolls, most have indeed been quite entertaining and also informative [about them],
by Frank Vyan Walton
Comment Count 14 comments on Sun Jul 06, 2014 at 09:17 AM PDT with 47 Recommends
So it looks like I need the bit of help from an attorney here to resolve a dispute. Nothing serious, just a difference of opinion. Conservatives, particularly the twittery kind, are consistently ...
by Frank Vyan Walton
Comment Count 33 comments on Sat Jul 05, 2014 at 08:38 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
The last few days in the wake of Hobby Lobby have been an educational experience for me. Many people didn't think the SCOTUS would find in favor of Hobby Lobby purely because letting the personal ...
by Frank Vyan Walton
Comment Count 21 comments on Fri Jul 04, 2014 at 08:32 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
This isn't kindergarten. You don't get a Gold Star for valuing your discomfort more than women sharing their stories about daily aggressions upon their persons, small and large. You don't get a ...
by Onomastic
Comment Count 525 comments on Thu May 29, 2014 at 11:55 AM PDT with 268 Recommends
Crossposted at Of Means and Ends. A few years ago, I went to the doctor about a pain in my leg that was so intense it would wake me in the middle of the night. Tests revealed that it was a blood ...
by Of Means and Ends
Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Apr 29, 2014 at 07:44 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
This week I was reading a paper by friend and fellow kossack Dirkster42, which included Dale Spender's observation that patriarchy strives to make women's resistance invisible, so that feminist ...
by Tara the Antisocial Social Worker
Comment Count 17 comments on Sat Dec 21, 2013 at 05:00 PM PST with 24 Recommends
Last week Irin Carmon published the heartbreaking story of the Davis family in Oklahoma. If you haven't read this story please click this link: http://www.msnbc.com/msnbc/abortion-restrictions-in-...
by lcdrrek
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Nov 07, 2013 at 06:19 PM PST with 8 Recommends
News from the Plains: All this RED can make you BLUE Hobby Lobby means never having to (really) say you're sorry by Barry Friedman Why is this so [hardhttp://www.tulsaworld.com/homepagelatest/...
by vuzvilla
Comment Count 21 comments on Mon Oct 07, 2013 at 04:00 AM PDT with 28 Recommends
BattleGround Texas is planning to expedite the process of turning Texas blue by registering voters, particularly Latino and African American voters. BattlegroundTexas: Texas is at a crossroads. ...
by JLFinch
Comment Count 11 comments on Sat Jul 13, 2013 at 11:08 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
Cross posted from Blue Virginia The HuffPo is out with a potentially explosive story , assuming that it's accurate. Check this out. Republican state legislators in Virginia want so badly for the ...
by lowkell
Comment Count 47 comments on Fri Jan 11, 2013 at 02:45 PM PST with 186 Recommends
The next move is yours Governor. The entire world is watching. Cross-posted from Eclectablog . There are three bills sitting on Michigan Governor Rick Snyder's desk awaiting his signature to become ...
by Eclectablog
Comment Count 51 comments on Fri Dec 28, 2012 at 09:11 AM PST with 110 Recommends