Category Archives: Women

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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Led by the child who simply knew

Source: http://www.bostonglobe.com/metro/2011/12/11/led-child-who-simply-knew/SsH1U9Pn9JKArTiumZdxaL/story.html Led by the child who simply knew The twin boys were identical in every way but one. Wyatt was a girl to the core, and now lives as one, with the help of a brave, loving family and a … Continue reading

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San Diego Gay and Lesbian News: VIDEO: In Geneva, Secretary Clinton focuses on global LGBT rights in UN Human Rights Day speech

Source: http://sdgln.com/news/2011/12/06/secretary-clinton-focuses-LGBT-rights-united-nations-human-rights-day-speech?fb_ref=.Tt55ixGXb4Y.like&fb_source=profile_oneline (Editor’s note: Secretary of State Hillary Clinton spoke about Human Rights Day to the United Nations today in Geneva. The entire transcript of the speech, provided by humanrights.gov, is below.) Good evening and let me express my deep honor and … Continue reading

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IVNA: Granting the Human Right to Health (And How You Can Help Them Achieve Their Mission)

More bang for your buck: Donate to IVNA during the Amazing Raise: 6 a.m. October 5th through 6 p.m. October 6th! Opening doors to better health since 1990 IVNA is a proven source of reliable care for you and your neighbors delivering the … Continue reading

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Women Penned by Police and Maced

Trigger Warning: Women screaming, violence against women, police Message from TheOther99Percent: “UPDATE: Please consider a suggested donation of $9.17 to our Media Fund to continue our reports from the front line. You can visit our page here:http://bit.ly/ol1rSy ————- While on … Continue reading

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Sally Kern’s Years of Hate Speech Against Women, Islam, African Americans, Gays…

The saying goes: “Fool me once, shame on you; fool me twice, shame on me.” However, Oklahoma State Representative Sally Kern has been getting away with spreading hate for years. Just this morning, I received an email from the Human … Continue reading

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