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Category Archives: Politics

Woooo! We did it! Cecile Richards on Time’s 100 Most Influential People List

Rock ON!  Granted the list still tends to be dude-heavy, but this is awesome!  I’m very excited. Advertisements

April 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Value of Women’s Work

What the hell is up with these assholes who don’t seem to understand that women work for the same reasons men work:  to make money to support themselves and their … Continue reading

April 12, 2012 · 6 Comments

The Death of Trayvon Martin

I keep trying to write about this, but between feeling that I really don’t have anything to add, and incoherent anger I feel that we’re even talking about whether someone … Continue reading

March 27, 2012 · 1 Comment

Screw the Tone Argument

I know, I know, I’ve ranted about this before.  But, the reason I find myself ranting about it so much is because it happens all the fucking time.  Seriously, about … Continue reading

March 19, 2012 · 4 Comments

War on Women Ramps Up.

So, Arizona passed a bill stating that a doctor can refuse to disclose VITAL medical information to a woman if he thinks telling her means she might get an abortion.  … Continue reading

March 9, 2012 · 2 Comments

Polimicks Podcast #3, Part I – A conversation on Birth Control

  Ok, then, I recorded  Polimicks 003 Part I, a conversation with Ann Hinch who you may remember from the guest post about two back where she talked about vetting … Continue reading

March 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Politics of Women’s Bodies

I’m sure by now you’ve heard that the Susan G. Komen Foundation has withdrawn their funding from Planned Parenthood.  They’ve said they can’t support any organization under investigation, but the … Continue reading

February 1, 2012 · Leave a comment

Media and the Election Process – Guest Blogger A.M. Hinch

Today’s post is brought you by my friend A.M. Hinch, because electoral politics have me so enraged, I really can’t do much more than bang my head on the keyboard … Continue reading

January 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

If You Think Abortion is Worse Than Letting a Woman Die, You Are Not a Good Person

So, last Thursday the House of Representatives Voted to approve House Bill H.R 358, the “Let Women Die” bill.  This will basically allow hospitals and doctors to refuse abortions to … Continue reading

October 18, 2011 · 2 Comments
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