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Wisconsin wants ban on birth control coverage for public employees with state health insurance plans

June 17, 2012


Capitol Times, June 17. 2012 by Jessica Vanegeren Coming off a legislative session in which anti-abortion advocates claimed several policy victories while Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin saw its funding and breadth of services cut back, emboldened right-to-life forces are at work on a new set of policy proposals that would further curb women’s access to […]

Dissecting phony ‘war on women’

April 25, 2012


National Right to Life, April 25, 2012 by Barbara L. Lyons Time for some woman-to-woman talk. Because we women are under siege, or so we are told, and it is our votes that the creators of the phony “war on women” (WOW) want to garner, let’s talk facts. Proponents of abortion state that abortion is […]

Abortion foes ready new Ohio attack

April 16, 2012


Herald Dispatch, April 16, 2012 by The Associated Press COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Supporters of an Ohio bill that would impose the nation’s strictest abortion limit are preparing stepped-up attacks as lawmakers return to Columbus. National Right to Life founder Jack Willke demands in a full-page newspaper ad expected to appear in the Columbus Dispatch […]

Vagina enters stage left — or is it right?

March 28, 2012


CNN, March 28, 2012 by Wayne Drash If anyone is comfortable speaking openly and boldly about women’s bodies, it’s Eve Ensler. The playwright and activist behind “The Vagina Monologues” has been at it for years. So when she watches American politics of late — especially the conversations swirling around women’s reproductive rights — she feels […]