Hi everyone! I went to the Planned Parenthood Rally and March today! It was a great day. We had unseasonably warm weather (thanks, global warming) and turn out of what looked like a few thousand people. A nice mix including all ages and a good amount of men even. A lot of 8-12ish kids were there, which was cool, with…
The House held a meeting of what they call the House Select Committee on Infant Lives to try to strongarm a company called StemExpress. Rep. Marsha Blackburn is the head of the committee, so you can imagine how it went. The Dems eventually ended up walking out on the whole affair.
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The last bit of hope for allowing the Planned Parenthood in Columbia, MO to continue to provide abortions is now dead. We are officially down to one provider in the state, and that is with the incredibly restrictive 72 hour waiting period. MU’s Interim Chancellor has decided to support the Medical Staff Executive…
On Sunday’s State of the Union, Senator Elizabeth Warren spoke to CNN anchor Jake Tapper about Planned Parenthood and the GOP’s fight to end funding, saying Republicans are going to have “a real fight” if they want to shut down access to cancer screenings for women.
On Tuesday, September 29, Planned Parenthood health centers will offer free STD testing in 28 cities. The offering is part of “National Pink Out Day,” which is being held in order to rally support for the women’s healthcare provider.
The Wisconsin House of Representative is hosting hearings today on Assembly Bills 310 and 311, which would prevent doctors who provide abortions or abortion referrals from receiving federal funding and would remove funding for prescriptions for clinics like Planned Parenthood. If you’re a Wisconsinite, please take a…
This is despicable; from boing boing (I haven’t seen it anywhere else yet). Funding will be eliminated for cancer screening for low-income women, if the facility also offers abortions.
My mom visited me this weekend and reminded me why she's fucking amazing.
Seems like Jez hasn't covered this issue, but the Feds shut down myredbook, and Sex Workers Outreach Project Bay Area released a statement
I'll admit that I haven't paid as much attention to this year's SCOTUS rulings as I did last year, so I missed this until now.