Women’s Issues

Rachel Maddow: Romney and Ryan dodge accountability on abortion rights

Rachel Maddow: Romney and Ryan dodge accountability on abortion rights

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Rachel Maddow shows vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan explaining that his extremist positions on abortion are inconsequential because only the president sets policy, followed by Mitt Romney excusing his own position explaining that the matter is up to the courts, completely ignoring the president’s relationship to the courts. […]

GOP Senate Candidate Tom Smith claims rape pregnancy like “having a baby out of wedlock”

GOP Senate Candidate Tom Smith claims rape pregnancy like “having a baby out of wedlock”

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Pennsylvania Senate Candidate Tom Smith (R) tried to distance himself from the “legitimate rape” controversy stirred up by Rep. Todd Akin (R-Mo.) last week while speaking before the Pennsylvania Press Club. Smith told reporters at the meeting that although he condemns Rep. Akin’s comments, he agrees that abortion should […]

Paul Ryan says rape is just another ‘method of conception’

Paul Ryan says rape is just another ‘method of conception’

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit EDITORIAL: During an interview with a local Tennessee/Virginia CBS Affiliate, Paul Ryan told Josh Smith of WJHL that rape is just another ‘method of conception’ . If you pay special attention to the end of the quote below, I think you will agree that he is going a step further […]

This is my body

This is my body

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Four powerful words for women: This is my body.  This is an amazing video that will inspire you to stand up and fight for women everywhere. From their facebook page: “‘This Is My Body’ is a women’s rights advocacy video created in response to the attacks on women’s […]