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here's something concrete you can do now for reproductive rights. Pay to help women obtain an abortion. I've been listening the "kill the bill" folks here, and disagree. I've ...
by Denise Oliver Velez
Comment Count 598 comments on Wed Dec 30, 2009 at 09:30 AM PST with 398 Recommends
by Denise Oliver Velez
Comment Count 276 comments on Thu Apr 28, 2011 at 01:31 PM PDT with 337 Recommends
It should make you really angry. This makes me see red. I am pissed off, not for myself, but for any woman who is now faced with having her trust in an institution that is part of our primary ...
by Denise Oliver Velez
Comment Count 180 comments on Sun May 06, 2012 at 02:00 PM PDT with 223 Recommends
by shanikka
Comment Count 128 comments on Wed Nov 16, 2005 at 04:10 PM PST with 189 Recommends
Women of Color and the Reproductive Rights Movement, Jennifer Nelson, NYU Press One of the major problems with what we call "the second wave women's movement" was its inability to connect with ...
by Denise Oliver Velez
Comment Count 101 comments on Sun Jun 10, 2012 at 10:00 AM PDT with 98 Recommends
(Click to enlarge) From the Global Justice Center :Hundreds of women and girls have been forcibly impregnated by Boko Haram. ...
by Jen Sorensen
Comment Count 68 comments on Tue May 26, 2015 at 06:50 AM PDT with 92 Recommends
(Click to enlarge.) This notion that birth control pills are now "free," as Romney claimed in ...
by Jen Sorensen
Comment Count 97 comments on Wed Nov 21, 2012 at 06:50 AM PST with 85 Recommends
(Click to enlarge) You can see a graphic comparing the 35-foot clinic buffer zone with the Supreme Court's luxurious 252-foot buffer ...
by Jen Sorensen
Comment Count 43 comments on Tue Jul 01, 2014 at 06:50 AM PDT with 84 Recommends
(Click to enlarge) Overwhelming scientific consensus holds that a fetus cannot feel ...
by Jen Sorensen
Comment Count 19 comments on Wed Jun 26, 2013 at 06:50 AM PDT with 66 Recommends
Today, the Supreme Court upheld Hobby Lobby’s alleged ‘Right’ to eliminate the civil Rights of their employees based on trumped-up religious grounds. The decision was 5-4. Justice Alito wrote ...
by BarryWolk
Comment Count 83 comments on Mon Jun 30, 2014 at 07:28 AM PDT with 46 Recommends
Last Friday, I commented on Meteor Blades’ post: If Mississippi closes state’s only abortion clinic, it won’t stop abortions, just safe, legal ones and referenced the Abortion Rights Funds. ...
by meerkoet
Comment Count 35 comments on Tue Apr 10, 2012 at 10:11 AM PDT with 42 Recommends
Conservative propagandist and radio host Rush Limbaugh donated hundreds of thousands of dollars to a women's group that has continually defended his sexist tirades and misogynist diatribes. No ...
by remembrance
Comment Count 37 comments on Sat Jun 14, 2014 at 05:00 PM PDT with 40 Recommends
We are starting a group consciousness raising diary to deal with women’s similarities and difference on issues of race, class and gender. Each diary will run for one week, during which time ...
by Geminijen
Comment Count 217 comments on Sat Jun 11, 2011 at 01:00 PM PDT with 38 Recommends
The pro-choice movement in the United States is at a critical crossroads. A new reproductive justice movement is emerging from the hardships endured by women in this country, one that will challenge ...
by trustwomen
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Jan 04, 2011 at 08:39 AM PST with 37 Recommends
Allow me to open with a slight digression. Contrary to many popular misconceptions, major bodies of organized religion are not always conservative. In fact, sometimes they have decidedly ...
by Frederick Clarkson
Comment Count 14 comments on Tue Dec 02, 2008 at 04:41 PM PST with 30 Recommends
On behalf of all of us who have worked on the campaign to remove the racist, anti-choice billboards in Oakland, I want to say thank you for all you did. There's more work to do, but the billboards ...
by RH Reality Check
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Jul 14, 2011 at 09:12 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
Cross posted on Amplify Here in the United States, youth face many challenges with regards to sexual health and reproductive rights. I have been involved in the ...
by dandaman6007
Comment Count 14 comments on Sun Jan 31, 2010 at 07:16 AM PST with 26 Recommends
Judge Lisa Davis granted a temporary injunction, blocking a law preventing over-the-counter sales of emergency contraceptive A report from the Oklahoma Coalition for Reproductive Justice : On ...
by peacearena
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Aug 20, 2013 at 11:33 AM PDT with 24 Recommends
Women are the last remaining voting majority who are treated like a splinter group. It will stay that way until we stand up for ourselves, together, and demand power. The Democrats drove us away ...
by ershaffer
Comment Count 22 comments on Thu Dec 08, 2011 at 07:00 AM PST with 22 Recommends
(Footage purchased from Sam Sumner, originally posted by Will Urquhart at Sum of Change ) As you may be ...
by SumOfChange
Comment Count 23 comments on Thu Jan 21, 2010 at 01:06 PM PST with 19 Recommends