How far does the right to choose extend? What rights do parents have in a surrogacy case where the mother doesn’t want to give them the child?
Greig contradicted her own condemnation of Akin’s comments by clearly claiming that rape pregnancies are rare because of the violence of the act, even though studies, surveys, and statistics prove that rape causes pregnancy just as much as or more than consensual sex.
The South Dakota GOP seems to think that women are incapable of thinking on weekends and holidays because, you know, they’re stupid or something…
Women in the state of Arkansas are now one step closer to totally losing their reproductive rights.
Arkansas Republicans seem to be more focused on eliminating a woman’s right to choose than they are on anything else.
In the mind of the GOP, nothing says ‘jobs, jobs, jobs’ like dehumanizing women and attacking their reproductive rights.
‘Nothing can be done to your body without your permission.’ Really? How about being forced to give birth against your will?
by David Pakman •
The Alabama GOP gives the world its latest ‘smack my head’ moment in their endless pursuit of denying women their reproductive rights.
SB 2303 serves as a ‘personhood’ bill that declares that a fertilized egg is a human being, and would shut down the only women’s health clinic in their state.
by Shannon Barber •
The bill would update New York State’s current abortion law to allow it to withstand challenges to the Roe V. Wade decision.
by Jill Klausen •
The right-wing’s newest claim, that the right to bear arms also gives them the right to force women to have probes forced in to their bodies.
They’re fine with Roe v. Wade, as long as it’s used to support THEIR viewpoint.
by Deborah Montesano •
After all the right’s screaming about the government getting between a patient and their doctor, they sure are spending a lot of time and money trying to do just that.
by Elisabeth Parker •
The father of the modern conservative movement looks downright sane and reasonable compared with today’s right-wing nut jobs.
Iowa Republicans are doing what Republicans do best: attacking the rights of women.
by Cicero •
Texas wants women to have babies so much that lawmakers are willing to spend part of the state’s very limited budget to reward companies that deny insured reproductive healthcare to women.
by Rika Christensen •
The issue, however, is their message, not just the way it’s being delivered, though how they’ve been communicating that message hasn’t been helping (Romney’s 47% comment, for instance).
by Wendi Petit •
When cross-examining Secretary Clinton, Senators Johnson and Paul end up looking more like they’re the bumbling characters from Spy v. Spy.
by T. Steelman •
The Catholic Church strongly believes that life begins at conception (never mind that they didn’t always think that) … unless it costs them damages in a lawsuit.
by Cicero •
More independents are trending Democratic than Republican in the past couple of years.