9 Lies Republicans Tell About Women’s Bodies

March 28, 2012 1

Editor’s Note: Huffington Post’s Senior Politics Editor, Katy Hall, has a very provocative piece on “lies Republicans tell about Women’s bodies,” which she claims are either promoted by Republican lawmakers pushing for pro-life legislation and/or […]

Messing with Women in Texas

March 22, 2012 1

They say everything’s big in Texas, but they may want to look again this week, as the budget for women’s healthcare has been slashed to pieces. This was not an angst-filled legislative move to offset […]

Birth Control Controversies a Fundraising Boon

March 18, 2012 0

Editor’s Note: Robin Bravender of Politico reports of a recent rise in activity – specifically fundraising and membership enrollment – in women’s groups such as EMILY’s List, whose participation has doubled in the past 18 months […]

Liberal Ladies Who Lunch Announce Sex Strike

March 14, 2012 1

A Texas-based group called Liberal Ladies Who Lunch has launched a website, SexStrike.org, and Facebook page in support of health care coverage of contraception and is calling for women to withhold sex from their partners […]

Sandra Fluke: Slurs Won’t Silence Women

March 13, 2012 0

Editor’s note: Sandra Fluke, the Georgetown University law student who testified before Congress on the need for access to affordable, quality reproductive health care, including contraception, and got swept into a national controversy when Rush […]

Woman: Person or Property?

February 22, 2012 0

Editor’s Note: Kathlyn and Gay Hendricks at HuffingtonPost.com have a provocative piece on what they describe as “The Republican War On Women.” Think for a moment about the entire verbal output of all the candidates […]

Getting up to Speed on the Plan B Pill Controversy

December 18, 2011 0

U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius recently overruled The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announcement that Plan B One-Step® would be permitted for sale “over-the-counter” — no prescription required — for all ages. […]