Reproductive Rights

Montana Tea Party Lawmaker Compares Abortion Doctors to Veterinarians

Montana Tea Party Lawmaker Compares Abortion Doctors to Veterinarians

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit A Montana legislator came up with a bizarre analogy during debate over a proposed fetal surgery bill that would severely limit legal abortion in the state. Montana’s The Cowgirl Blog covered the spectacle, reporting that State Rep. Bill Harris (R-Winnett)  compared abortion doctors to veterinarians during an executive […]

Conservative Christians Enraged: Sit-In Protest Planned For John Boehner’s Office

Conservative Christians Enraged: Sit-In Protest Planned For John Boehner’s Office

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Fed up with John Boehner, pro-life Republicans are staging a sit-in at his office later this month.  At issue is the “The Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act” (H.R. 36) which would ban abortions after the 20th week of pregnancy but would provide for exceptions in the case of rape […]

Republicans Work To Increase Abortion Rates While Also Fighting to Make Them Illegal

Republicans Work To Increase Abortion Rates While Also Fighting to Make Them Illegal

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Guest post by Terence Strait So, recently something I said got memed and there have been lots of responses, both positive and negative. The negative responses all seem to follow the same theme, with one individual claiming that So I wanted to take a moment and break down why […]

Wyoming GOP’s Gay Vendetta Has Unintended Consequences

Wyoming GOP’s Gay Vendetta Has Unintended Consequences

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Wyoming recently joined the ranks of many other states and began issuing marriage licenses for same sex couples. This didn’t sit well with the bigots in our state who began inundating local newspapers with hateful letters to the editor that local heterosexual marriages were at risk and that […]

Another GOP Lawmaker Says Rape Can Be ‘Beautiful’ When it Produces A Child

Another GOP Lawmaker Says Rape Can Be ‘Beautiful’ When it Produces A Child

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Republican legislator Brian Kurcaba of West Virginia thinks that in some cases, rape can be a good thing –  because those crazy Republicans NEVER LEARN. EVER! Charleston Gazette reporter David Gutman attended a discussion at the House of Delegates and had the opportunity to hear Delegate Kurcaba say, “Obviously […]