Women

12 Signs Your Daughter Became A Feminist While You Weren’t Looking

Where have all the feminists gone? They may be popping up in the next generation, tuning in to a different sensibility for equality than any generation before them. They may exist right under your own roof. Here are 12 ways to tell if your daughter is a feminist:?

Rachel Maddow Gets These Republicans To Admit Support For State-Forced Vaginal Ultrasound (VIDEO)

Rachel Maddow Gets These Republicans To Admit Support For State-Forced Vaginal Ultrasound (VIDEO)

Rachel Maddow laid out the case in the abortion debate very succinctly on Meet The Press with David Gregory. In effect she made former South Carolina and current Heritage Foundation president Senator Jim DeMint look like a man living in the Dark Ages. What was interesting is that he simply did not realize the offense […]

No, “Kermit Gosnell” is Not a Reason to Ban Abortion

No, “Kermit Gosnell” is Not a Reason to Ban Abortion

In the wake of Wendy Davis’ filibuster against Texas’ abortion bill, conservatives have been grasping at straws for reasons to justify this latest abortion ban. One popular rationale is the case of Kermit Gosnell, a Philadelphia abortionist who was recently found guilty of three counts or murder for running an abortion clinic that engaged in […]

Lace Up Your Pink Shoes, Wendy Davis – Perry’s Called Another Session On Abortion (UPDATE)

Lace Up Your Pink Shoes, Wendy Davis – Perry’s Called Another Session On Abortion (UPDATE)

Last night’s victory was dubious at best. Wearing her now-iconic pink tennis shoes, Texas state Senator Wendy Davis’ hours-long filibuster, coupled with protesters’ deafening chants and cheers, managed to?prevent the Senate from voting on Senate Bill 5. But in the early morning of June 26, Lt. Governor David Dewhurst made it clear that Republicans would […]

How The Texas Senate Tried To Turn Back Time On Women’s Right To Choose With SB5

How The Texas Senate Tried To Turn Back Time On Women’s Right To Choose With SB5

Just minutes after midnight on Wednesday, June 26, thousands of online spectators, myself included, watched in horror as the Texas Senate lost whatever credibility it might have had when it attempted to change the official time stamp on Senate Bill 5.

The Ongoing War On Women: Where Are We?

The GOP is still trying to figure out how it will return to?dominance on a national scale after the 2012 elections. Some believe that they should have run a presidential candidate that was less of a cross between George F. Babbitt and C. Montgomery Burns, and more of a populist firebrand. Others believe that it […]

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