Planned Parenthood is recruiting volunteers to join the demonstration Monday, July 29 and Tuesday, August 30 from 10am to 10pm.
#PissedAtPerry: Why I’m Mad About SB 5 and You Should Be, Too
I am #PissedAtPerry. And before we begin, I’d like to share with you my ode to him: Oh Rick Perry, thou art a right cadWhen you thought it wise to addA second special legislative sessionTo restrict basic reproductive rights.I thought you would have learned a lessonFrom the hundreds of people protesting through the night.How could […]
Ag Gag: What you need to know and why you should freak out
Mississippi Personhood: A Blast from the Past, Now if Only it had Stayed There
The End of the Fiscal Year for Women
Banging My Head Against a Brick Wall, or, What the Arkansas?
In case you haven’t heard, abortion rights were dealt a major blow this week when the Arkansas state legislature voted to override the governor’s veto and pass a bill into law that bans abortion at around 12 weeks. The law, called the “Human Heartbeat Protection Act,” bans abortion after a fetal heartbeat is detected with […]
March Mayhem – The Road to NYFLC 2013!
Public Comment on VA TRAP Laws Opens!
On Monday, the sixty day public comment period began for a set of outrageous TRAP laws in the state of Virginia. TRAP laws, or Target Regulations of Abortion Providers, require abortion clinics to meet often unrealistic building code standards that are then used to force clinics to close. These standards can be everything from the width of […]
Failure to Reauthorize VAWA is an Outrage
At the beginning of this year, the U.S. House of Representatives let the Violence Against Women Act (VAWA) expire without reauthorization. The last time this happened was… never. This is the first time VAWA has not been reauthorized since the act first became law in 1994. The conservative War on Women has set a new […]