Category Archives: Forced Birth

(UPDATED) Reform the SCOTUS, Part Infinity

This is a bit of good news today: Americans Still Oppose Overturning Roe v. Wade STORY HIGHLIGHTS Nearly six in 10 Americans do not want Roe v. Wade overturned Republicans are closely split on reversing the landmark decision Bans on … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News We have a new hero: 📽️ @PAHouseGOP leader has meltdown on House floor after it was raised that his caucus is 100% white in a chamber that is 70% male while pushing bills that hurt women's health, … Continue reading

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You Wanted a Hero, and Texas(!) Gives Us One

This is what political bravery looks like: In Texas, Lake Highlands High School valedictorian, Paxton Smith, switched out her approved speech to talk about abortion rights. pic.twitter.com/4xsoHARDSs — Kolleen (@littlewhitty) June 2, 2021 You listening, Congress?

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News From Pennsylvania

One of the items in Mikes’ Blog Round-Up at Crooks and Liars is about new abortion restrictions in Pennsylvania that would require women to complete a form to report any miscarriages. This article in the Go Erie newspaper goes deeper, but … Continue reading

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Texas, America’s Lab for Bad Policy

Governor Abbott is playing doctor again: Texas Gov. Abbott threatens to fine cities and local officials if they impose mask mandates Gov. Greg Abbott signs into law one of nation’s strictest abortion measures, banning procedure as early as six weeks … Continue reading

Posted in Choice, Crazeee States, Forced Birth, Hygiene Theater, masks, Pandemics, Texas, America's Lab for Bad Policy, War on Women | 20 Comments

The War on Women, Cont.

The SCOTUS announced yesterday that it would hear an abortion case: Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Organization, which is about a Mississippi law that prohibits all abortions after 15 weeks of pregnancy, with narrow exceptions. Lower courts  struck down the … Continue reading

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News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News America’s lab for Bad Policy strikes again. Please pass the bottle when you are done: “Texas lawmakers have sent Gov. Greg Abbott (R) a bill that would allow anyone in the state to sue over an abortion … Continue reading

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Oklahoma, Whaddup?

You will have your rapist’s baby: Oklahoma Gov. Kevin Stitt signed a bill to immediately outlaw abortion in Oklahoma if the U.S. Supreme Court overturns the 1973 case that legalized abortion. Stitt signed the so-called “trigger” bill late Tuesday. The … Continue reading

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One Lump of Stupid or Two?

The Q’idiots are leaving a mark on Congress. Boebert and Greene were the ONLY people in Congress to vote against the Transplant Act, a bill that reauthorizes the National Marrow Donor Program, for people who have leukemia and other diseases. Including kids, … Continue reading

Posted in Choice, Culture Wars, Forced Birth, Marjorie Taylor Greene, Rep. Lauren Boebert, War on Biology, War on Science | 16 Comments

News That Will Drive You To Drink

Happy Hour News Governor Hutchinson Issues Statement on Signing of SB6 “SB6 is a pro-life bill that prohibits abortion in all cases except to save the life of the mother in a medical emergency. It does not include exceptions for … Continue reading

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