Category Archives: Reproductive Rights

On the agenda in Virginia

Scrambling to pass Virginia legislation “The Virginia General Assembly voted on hundreds of bills Tuesday, the midpoint of its 60-day session when the two chambers face a deadline to vote on their own pieces of legislation. Lawmakers introduced more than 2,500 … Continue reading

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Dear @LiveAction and others waging war against Planned Parenthood: Meet My @PPact

Dear Live Action and others waging war against Planned Parenthood: Meet my PP. This is the closest PP to where I live. These are the services offered. Yup, abortion is in there! They do abortions and will take care of … Continue reading

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Rape: Think Before You Speak

Trigger Warning: This post deals with themes of rape, sexual assault, women, men, and colleges.  A movie that has a scene showing a sexual assault is assigned for a college course.  Before the class is supposed to watch the movie, … Continue reading

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Tennessee Considers Banning “Teaching Homosexuality” in K-8 Schools

“The state Senate will soon vote on a bill, known as ‘Don’t Say Gay,’ that would prohibit educators from ‘the teaching or furnishing of materials on human sexuality other than heterosexuality in public school grades K-8.’” (Click here to keep … Continue reading

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Let’s Talk About Sex: It’s Time for Comprehensive Sex Education in America

A message from Change.org: Nothing scares “The Powers That Be” more than the idea of sex and young people. Even though 95% of Americans have sex before marriage, we’re still supposed to pretend that young people never have sex. They don’t … Continue reading

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Arizona Republican Lies Through His Teeth About Planned Parenthood

Sen. Jon Kyl on the Senate floor: “If you want an abortion, you go to Planned Parenthood, and that’s well over 90% of what Planned Parenthood does.” Chart of services from Planned Parenthood’s 2008-2009 Annual Report: Statement from Kyl’s office … Continue reading

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Response to SBA’s “Top 12 Reasons to Defund Planned Parenthood Now”

According to the SBA List, here are the “Top 12 Reasons to Defund Planned Parenthood Now.”  My responses directly follow in italics. 1.) President Obama and Senate Democrats are willing to shut down the federal government to ensure tax dollars … Continue reading

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