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The Importance of Choice

Hayley Rose Horzepa | Posted 05.21.2012 | Politics
Hayley Rose Horzepa

After being raped by two men when I was just fifteen years old, I understand the value of choice. Maybe that's because I never had one. The trauma I e...

The Perry Problem: What Would Happen if States Could Outlaw Abortion?

Nancy Keenan | Posted 10.08.2011 | Women
Nancy Keenan

Rick Perry invites charges of hypocrisy when he speaks so glowingly of so-called "states' rights" while at the same time vowing to use the powers of the federal government to erode women's freedom.

Watch: States Move To Ban Abortions After 20 Weeks

Posted 08.27.2011 | Politics


The Grand Old Party of Misogyny

Janine Balekdjian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Janine Balekdjian

The GOP's latest efforts appear to be focused on attacking women with no particular rationale. Let's do a quick legislative roundup of the misogynistic free-for-all that our government has devolved into.

"Third Way" Goes the Wrong Way on Abortion Restrictions in Health Reform

Jodi Jacobson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jodi Jacobson

Originally published by RH Reality Check. At this point it's not news to anyone that our ostensibly pro-choice President has presided, through a combi...

What You Can Do About the Nebraska Abortion Ban That Just Passed

Julie Burkhart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Julie Burkhart

Today, in a blatant bid to shut down late-term provider Dr. Leroy Carhart, the Nebraska Legislature overwhelmingly passed a virtual ban on all abortions beyond 20 weeks.

Montana Abortion Ban Proposed For 2010 Ballot

Billings Gazette | CHARLES S. JOHNSON Gazette State Bureau | Posted: Thursday, July 2, 2009 12:00 Am | (7) Comments | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The Montana Pro Life Coalition on Wednesday submitted three proposed constitutional initiatives for the 2010 ballot defining embryos and fetuses as pe...

John McCain's Wrong Answers to Working Women's Questions--Now Give Him Your Answer at the Ballot Box

Gloria Feldt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Gloria Feldt

It's time for real straight talk on how your policies affect real women, Senator McCain.