Reproductive Rights

What I’ll Tell My Friend If She Finds Herself Pregnant

What I’ll Tell My Friend If She Finds Herself Pregnant

In case anyone is curious, I’m 13-years-old and chances are, despite contraception being available, I’ll eventually have a friend who gets pregnant unintentionally. I know some teen moms and women who became moms when they were teens but I’ve never gone through the experience of a friend finding out she was pregnant. When that does […]

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

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 rape is awful,” but “What is beautiful […]

The Satanic Temple Turns The Tables On Hobby Lobby Ruling

The Satanic Temple Turns The Tables On Hobby Lobby Ruling

In a move that says turnabout is fair play, members of the Satanic Temple have leveraged the Hobby Lobby decision, stating that informed consent laws pertaining to abortion are a “pernicious encroachment” and are seeking to exempt members from the informed consent laws on the books of 35 states. Those laws require women seeking abortions to be subjected […]