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Women and Rights in 2012 -- What We Stand to Lose and Why

Kristen Houghton | Posted 10.28.2012 | Politics
Kristen Houghton

Taking away women's rights is the highest, and unfortunately most legal, form of bullying.

Laura Bassett

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

Taking Television at Its Word: Vagina Schmagina

Caryn Ward | Posted 08.20.2012 | TV
Caryn Ward

Lawmakers or anyone else who wants to gauge public tolerance for politically incorrect language just needs to turn on their television. It's all there in living, colorful language.

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' | 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...

WATCH: Stewart Rips Michigan GOP Vagina Controversy

The Huffington Post | Christine Friar | Posted 08.19.2012 | Comedy

Last Thursday, Republicans banned two Michigan lawmakers from speaking on the State House floor because of a "temper tantrum" they'd thrown the day be...

Laura Bassett

'Temper Tantrum' During Abortion Debate Silences Two Woman Lawmakers | Laura Bassett | Posted 06.15.2012 | Politics

Two Democratic woman lawmakers in Michigan, Rep. Lisa Brown (West Bloomfield) and Rep. Barb Byrum (Onondaga), said Republican House leaders refused to...