Tag Archives: sex

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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“Unyielding Bias Persists” in Ten Countries with Same-Sex Marriage

A Decade on, Progress on Same-Sex Marriages Human Rights Watch Preview: “‘The fact that same-sex marriage has been legalized on three continents demonstrates progress in equality,’ said Boris O. Dittrich, acting director of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender (LGBT) Rights … Continue reading

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Women for Sale

Trigger Warning: Violence against women and men including abuse and rape. Graphic images. In many conversations and debates about pornography, promotion of violence against women is a common theme.  Indeed, this is often the position of those on the anti-porn … Continue reading

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Mike Pence: You got it wrong.

Pence Hails Passage Of Amendment Eliminating Federal Funding for Planned Parenthood: “Victory for Taxpayers and a Victory for Life” Mike Pence Preview: “This afternoon’s vote is a victory for taxpayers and a victory for life. By banning federal funding to … Continue reading

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The Truth About Title X

PUBLIC LAW 91-572-DEC. 24, 1970 (Title X) “PROHIBITION OF ABORTION “SEC. 1008. None of the funds appropriated under this title shall beused in programs where abortion is a method of family planning.” Approved December 24, 1970. From Family Planning, U.S. Dept. … Continue reading

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House cuts funding for Title X program

Family Planning U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services “The Title X Family Planning program [“Population Research and Voluntary Family Planning Programs” (Public Law 91-572)], was enacted in 1970 as Title X of the Public Health Service Act. Title X … Continue reading

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I Stand with Planned Parenthood and the Human Right to Health Care

The truth about Planned Parenthood: “We are a trusted health care provider, an informed educator, a passionate advocate, and a global partner helping similar organizations around the world. Planned Parenthood delivers vital reproductive health care, sex education, and information to … Continue reading

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