iOS app Android app

Rush Limbaugh Birth Control

Why I Support Sandra Fluke

Kaitlyn Ridel | Posted 05.20.2012 | College
Kaitlyn Ridel



I am glad Sandra Fluke had the courage to stand up and say she is a woman using contraceptives. Why should we be ashamed of that? Being responsible and being proactive concerning our health does not make women sluts, it makes us smart.

Rough Language and Real Politics Jeopardize Women's Health

Dr. Elaine Schattner | Posted 05.08.2012 | Politics
Dr. Elaine Schattner

Last week I realized that I've taken women's health, or what's really at issue -- women's access to needed care -- for granted. That's changed now.

Sarah O'Leary | Posted 03.12.2012 | Media
Sarah O'Leary

Editor's Note: This post contained inaccuracies and has been removed from The Huffington Post....

WATCH: Limbaugh's New Advertisers

Posted 03.06.2012 | Comedy

Rush Limbaugh has lost several key sponsors for his radio show in the past week after taking to the airwaves to call Sandra Fluke, a Georgetown law st...

Should Sandra Fluke Sue Rush Limbaugh?

Jeff Norman | Posted 05.05.2012 | Media
Jeff Norman

It would be a terrible mistake for Fluke to sue Limbaugh, as she says she might do. Fluke would have to emphasize how harmful it is to be branded as sexually active, which would undermine her status as an advocate for contemporary women. The other problem is that Fluke has no case.

NInth Advertiser Pulls Commercials From Rush Limbaugh's Radio Show

AP | JOSHUA FREED | Posted 05.05.2012 | Media

Rush Limbaugh's mouth is taking a bite out of his wallet. Nine advertisers and a radio station in Hawaii dropped his show after he call...

McCain Slams Limbaugh

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 03.05.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Former Republican presidential candidate John McCain said it's "totally unacceptable" for Rush Limbaugh to call a law student a "slut" ...

Rush Limbaugh Doubles Down On Birth Control Advocate Attack

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung | Posted 03.03.2012 | Media

Rush Limbaugh doubled down on his incendiary comments about Sandra Fluke, the Georgetown law student who was denied the right to speak at a contracept...

Sam Stein

Obama Calls Sandra Fluke

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 03.02.2012 | Politics

President Obama on Friday placed a call to Sandra Fluke, the Georgetown University law school student at the heart of the debate over the contraceptio...

Boehner Responds To Limbaugh's Explosive Comments

Posted 03.02.2012 | Politics

House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) pushed back Friday against Rush Limbaugh's inflammatory comments about Georgetown Law student Sandra Fluke. "Th...

Boycott Rush

Krystal Ball | Posted 05.02.2012 | Politics
Krystal Ball

If you are a woman who stands up for your rights, you are a slut and your parents should be ashamed of you and we should all have the right to view your sex tapes online. This type of despicable behavior is part and parcel of a time-worn tradition of Slut-Shaming.

Laura Bassett

Rush Limbaugh: I'll Buy Georgetown Women 'As Much Aspirin To Put Between Their Knees As They Want'

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 03.01.2012 | Politics

Conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh drew sharp criticism from Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) and others on Wednesday when he called Sandra Fluke, a G...

Laura Bassett

Carolyn Maloney: Rush Limbaugh 'Slut' Comment Is Attempt To Silence Women

HuffingtonPost.com | Laura Bassett | Posted 03.01.2012 | Politics

Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-N.Y.) angrily walked out of a congressional hearing on the contraception coverage rule last month because the one female witne...