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Lisa Brown Vagina Monologues

Laura Bassett

GOP Lawmaker: Silencing Female Colleague Over Vagina Comments Was Like Putting A Kid in 'Timeout'

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 06.20.2012 | Politics

Thousands of women protested when Michigan State Rep. Lisa Brown (D-West Bloomfield) was banned from speaking on the House Floor for a day after she u...

Nuns on the Bus in Iowa and The Vagina Monologues in Michigan

Norma Cook Everist | Posted 08.20.2012 | Politics
Norma Cook Everist

The oppression of women and the suppression of women's voices, particularly women working for justice is a growing phenomenon across this land.

Ban the Vagina?

Dennis Miller | Posted 08.19.2012 | Comedy
Dennis Miller

I wonder if the folks in the Michigan State House are toying with the idea of replacing the word "vagina" with something less offensive? Rep. Lisa Brown created the opportunity when she made a speech against an abortion bill recently.

Laura Bassett

'Vagina Monologues' Playwright Says Michigan Performance 'Took Back Free Speech'

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 06.19.2012 | Politics

A Michigan state lawmaker who was banned from speaking on the House floor after she used the word "vagina" in an argument against an anti-abortion bil...

Democratic Lawmaker Performs 'Vagina Monologues' On Statehouse Steps

AP | KATHY BARKS HOFFMAN | Posted 08.18.2012 | Politics

LANSING, Mich. — A state lawmaker who says she was barred from speaking in the Michigan House because Republicans objected to her saying "vagina...

Dem Plans Unusual Response To Punishment Over 'Vagina' Remarks

AP | Posted 06.18.2012 | Politics

LANSING, Mich. -- A Michigan lawmaker barred from speaking in the state House after she used the word "vagina" during a debate on an anti-abortion bil...