Category Archives: Choice

BREAKING: SCOTUS strikes down abortion restrictions in LA

Axios Alert: The Supreme Court struck down abortion restrictions in Louisiana on Monday, a sign that even if the court’s newly expanded conservative majority wants to chip away at abortion rights, it will likely do so incrementally. Why it matters: … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink (Golden Schlafly Edition)

Happy Hour News Briefs It was all a con-job: Roe v Wade: Woman behind US abortion ruling was paid to recant The woman behind the 1973 ruling legalising abortion in the US is seen admitting in a new documentary that … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News Briefs Our old pal Janet ‘Heartbeat Bill’ Porter (née Folger) is at it again, and this one is loopier than most of her other psycho-sexual scolds: “How dare they jail pastors and close the doors of the … Continue reading

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#MoscowMitch, At Your Cervix!

NYTimes: “Senator Mitch McConnell is about to plunge the Senate into the nation’s culture wars with votes on bills to sharply restrict access to late-term abortions and threaten some doctors who perform them with criminal penalties, signaling that Republicans plan … Continue reading

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Baby, Both Sides Don’t

You cannot make this up: The FBI Makes a Bizarre Claim About Pro-Choice Terrorism The bureau revamped its homegrown-terror efforts to include “people on either side” of the abortion debate. But there’s almost no evidence of pro-choice violence. Yup: both … Continue reading

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Today in History

Roe v. Wade was decided in 1973. Just sayin’.

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News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News Briefs Well, this will be difficult to enforce: Statement from The President: "Right now in a number of states the laws allow a baby to be born from his or her mother's womb in the 9th month. … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News Briefs Our ol’ pal Coach Dave learned a new word today: Dave Daubenmire claims that many women who have abortions are actually "breeders" who are "paid to get pregnant [and] abort the baby for satanic rituals." pic.twitter.com/QZdGat7ZHG … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News Briefs Pat Robertson warns that God may soon send a plague on America in the form of leprosy as punishment for legal abortion. pic.twitter.com/300KRI2ttK — Right Wing Watch (@RightWingWatch) September 9, 2019 Pat looks like the plague … Continue reading

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Lunchtime Reading

Save this one for when you have a long, uninterrupted moment: Lesson from a pre-Roe vs. Wade experience: Men cannot be silent on abortion rights Norm Pearlstine is absolutely right and for all the right reasons.

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