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Planning ahead for rape

23 Mar

Outrage followed after Kansas state Rep. Pete DeGraaf compared being raped to getting a flat tire. During a House discussion of a bill that will ban insurance companies from covering abortion insurance under general healthcare plans, DeGraaf said women needed to “plan ahead” for being raped and possibly impregnated against their will. From the Associated Press: And […]

Great Comic!

21 Mar

Tampons for Santorum!

20 Mar

Jezebel had a great idea. Rick Santorum clearly wants a uterus of his own. We can’t give him a uterus but we can send him some items to help care and keep one. 1 Tampon will provide protection from three to seven hours of menstruation 1 Pad will provide Rick’s new uterus with less invasive […]

Does anyone knit?

20 Mar

Government Free VJJ is a project which aims to have have knit or crochet uteruses (plus cervixes and vulvas) mailed anti-choice congressmen. The idea is that if they had a uterus of their own, maybe they would leave women alone! Check out their site http://www.governmentfreevjj.com/

Gloria Steinem, a Woman Like No Other – NYTimes.com

19 Mar

Gloria Steinem, a Woman Like No Other – NYTimes.com. NY Times posted a great profile of Gloria Steinem today. The article asks the question, who is the next Gloria Steinem. Who next will carry the banner for feminism? Post your thoughts in the comments area below!

It’s not just a war on women, its a war on sex

14 Mar

In 2008, Rick Santorum gave a speech at the Oxford Centre for Religion. He stated: “Woodstock is the great American orgy. This is who the Democratic Party has become. They have become the party of Woodstock. They prey upon our most basic primal lusts, and that’s sex. And the whole abortion culture, it’s not about […]

Doonesbury

13 Mar

Many newspapers are refusing to print this comic. So its up to us to spread it far and wide!

Cecile Richards of Planned Parenthood on Jon Stewart

8 Mar

Send a thank you note to Jon for all he has done to expose the craziness of birth control politics.

Is Rush Limbaugh right that Sandra Fluke is in favor of taxpayers funding her personal intimate activities?

6 Mar

Thank you CS Monitor for your post. Rush Limbaugh: Rudeness aside, did he have a point? – CSMonitor.com.

We love Stephen Colbert

6 Mar

Sometimes you need comedy to deal with the absurdity of the birth control debate. Stephen Colbert brilliantly sums up why Rush Limbaugh’s apology is weak. 1 – He apologies for using the words slut and prostitute to describe Sandra Fluke, but he said a lot more. 2 – He clearly has no idea how the […]