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We are women Colorado organizes rally in Central Denver

October 5, 2012


Examiner, October 5, 2012 by Juli Turano Saturday, October 6, 2012, in the heart of Denver, We are Women Colorado (WAWCO), a statewide women’s social organization is holding its first “Equality Rally and March.” The planned events are scheduled to begin around 1p.m. and weather permitting, conclude around 5p.m. See details below. WAWCO aims to […]

Legitimate Rape by the Renegade Raging Grannies

August 23, 2012


YouTube, August 23, 2012 by Douglas H. Ryder

Vagina is not a Dirty Word

June 26, 2012


RH Reality Check, June 26, 2012 by Beverly McPhail “Vagina” is not a dirty word, although legislators in the state of Michigan seem to think so. Recently, in response to the debate over a strict anti-choice bill that places onerous obstacles in the path of women seeking legal abortion, State Representative Lisa Brown used the […]

War on women can be fought at the polls

May 17, 2012


Seminole Chronicle, May 17, 2012 by Kim Carroll Women have the power. They take their right to vote seriously and show up at the polls in greater numbers than men according to the Center for American Women and Politics at Rutgers University. In 2008, 60.4 percent of eligible female voters cast their vote versus 55.7% […]

Facebook Twitter You Tube RSS Email Updates Physicians Speak Out: A High Profile Call to Arms in the Abortion War

May 16, 2012


RH Reality Check, May 16, 2012 by by Carole Joffe “…there is now an unprecedented and sweeping legal assault on women’s reproductive rights. New legislation is being introduced, and sometimes passed, in state after state that would roll back access to abortion and contraception, mainly by intruding on the relationship between doctor and patient…..But where […]

Are Women Too Stupid To Understand Abortion?

May 8, 2012


Slate, May 8, 2012 by Amanda Marcotte One of the great things about living in the age of research is that the scientific method can be applied to so many questions, with my favorite being those in which the answer was obvious before the research ever began. In this week’s news, researchers applied themselves to […]

Republicans, Get In My Vagina!

May 5, 2012


Funny or Die Kate Beckinsale, Judy Greer and Andrea Savage “spread” the message that the one thing women really want in their vagina is the government. Watch video