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Hold on to your hats, folks!
by Kerry Eleveld
Comment Count 85 comments on Tue May 05, 2015 at 05:51 PM PDT with 52 Recommends
By John Young www.johnyoungcolumn.com Someone explain why Republicans like Don Coram are so hard to find. You'll have to travel all the way to Montrose, Colo., to find him, unless he's in the ...
by jyoungcolumn
Comment Count 71 comments on Tue May 05, 2015 at 05:51 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
The Devil's Hands Are Idle Playthings It's hard to figuratively pick up the newspaper these without seeing something concerning ...
by Walter Einenkel
Comment Count 99 comments on Mon May 04, 2015 at 01:56 PM PDT with 110 Recommends
Ohio Gov. John Kasich signed ...
by Kerry Eleveld
Comment Count 46 comments on Mon May 04, 2015 at 01:32 PM PDT with 46 Recommends
My first of hopefully many diaries. Please be kind.. I will no longer dignify those that want to call themselves pro-lifers and will, instead, call them what they are...anti-abortionists. After ...
by CatKnipND
Comment Count 16 comments on Mon May 04, 2015 at 11:36 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
In Paraguay, a 10 year old girl was being raped by her step-father. Her mother reported the abuse to authorities but was ignored. The child's stomach began to swell and the mother, thinking ...
by Sydserious
Comment Count 33 comments on Mon May 04, 2015 at 09:51 AM PDT with 58 Recommends
The Satanic Temple begins legal aid fund to offer exemptions against, and actively challenge, arbitrary, insulting, and outright harmful anti-abortion legislation. The Satanic Temple (TST), ...
by Doug Mesner
Comment Count 49 comments on Mon May 04, 2015 at 07:34 AM PDT with 121 Recommends
Progressives have been on the defensive when talking about a women’s right to make choices about continuing pregnancies and family planning. In addition, social conservatives have been successful ...
by dgrhoads
Comment Count 11 comments on Mon May 04, 2015 at 03:59 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
On Thursday, the House voted to overturn the District's Reproductive Health Non-Discrimination Amendment Act of 2014, which the DC City Council passed unanimously in December. What did DC's bill do?
by Liberty Equality Fraternity and Trees
Comment Count 9 comments on Sun May 03, 2015 at 08:44 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
House Republicans voted Thursday to block a Washington, D....
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 34 comments on Fri May 01, 2015 at 06:36 AM PDT with 29 Recommends
Republican state Sen. Ray Scott congratulated public health officials on the award before voting to defund the program. Colorado ...
by Kerry Eleveld
Comment Count 158 comments on Thu Apr 30, 2015 at 02:19 PM PDT with 245 Recommends
At his Thursday press conference, House Speaker John ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 12 comments on Thu Apr 30, 2015 at 10:55 AM PDT with 18 Recommends
The big news: Nigerian army [http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/04/28/us-nigeria-violence-rescue-idUSKBN0NJ2FK20150428?feedType=RSS&feedName=topNews&utm_source=twitter rescued 293 women and girls] ...
by Tara the Antisocial Social Worker
Comment Count 22 comments on Sat May 02, 2015 at 05:00 PM PDT with 32 Recommends
Opponent of democracy Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) Congressional oversight of the District of Columbia gives ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 23 comments on Wed Apr 29, 2015 at 08:54 AM PDT with 21 Recommends
Jeb Bush Jeb Bush couldn't be bothered to appear at the Faith and Freedom Summit in Iowa over ...
by Laura Clawson
Comment Count 54 comments on Mon Apr 27, 2015 at 12:39 PM PDT with 71 Recommends
With human vices, the “cure” is often worse than the “disease.” Everyone agrees Prohibition failed disastrously. The “war on drugs” has also been ineffective, indeed, disastrous. But,
by Mark Holmboe
Comment Count 2 comments on Mon Apr 27, 2015 at 09:20 AM PDT with 0 Recommends
Citing medical evidence that suggests life begins at conception, some purport to give a non-religious reason to ban abortion. Attempting to use “scientific” arguments (selectively) to support ...
by Mark Holmboe
Comment Count 15 comments on Sun Apr 26, 2015 at 11:25 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
My mom was a hippie activist feminist. The sort who communed nude with nature, and bought her 6 year old shirts with that wonderful quote about fish needing a bicycle. Part of that was being very pro-
by CarisDaughter
Comment Count 44 comments on Sat Apr 25, 2015 at 07:04 PM PDT with 62 Recommends
For four decades, American public opinion on the issue of abortion has been largely unchanged. As the numbers from Gallup , the Pew Research Center , ...
by Jon Perr
Comment Count 65 comments on Sun Apr 26, 2015 at 10:30 AM PDT with 64 Recommends
I offer an odd way of thinking about the legal issues surrounding abortion: if the fetus truly is a person, then does it have legal responsibilities to its mother?
by Erasmussimo
Comment Count 5 comments on Thu Apr 23, 2015 at 04:58 PM PDT with 3 Recommends