Abortion

GOP Hypocrites Pay The Price As New Woman To Say Herschel Walker Took Her for an Abortion

The "pro-life" party's most in the news candidate is making news again on Wednesday, as yet another woman is set…

3 months ago

Danger Ahead: Mehmet Oz’s Abortion Answer Reveals The Extremist Behind The TV Pitchman Façade

The world Oz, and really the party he is serving, envisions is one where local political leaders wield the ultimate…

3 months ago

Nancy Pelosi Blows Away Andrea Mitchell’s Republican Talking Points

Speaker Nancy Pelosi did an interview with MSNBC's Andrea Mitchell that aired on Tuesday, in which Mitchell inserted obvious Republican…

3 months ago

New Poll Shows Republicans Are Sinking Fast On Abortion

A new poll shows that abortion has negated many of the GOP advantages in the midterm election and the Republican…

4 months ago

Republican Strategist Gets Shredded For Claiming Abortion Is Not A Top 4 Issue

Republican strategist Matt Gorman tried to claim that abortion is not a top four issue and he was shredded by…

5 months ago

Polling Shows The Midterm Shifted To Democrats When SCOTUS Overturned Roe

Internal House Democratic polling reveals that the midterm election shifted toward Democrats after the Supreme Court overturned Roe.

6 months ago

After Kansas Shocker Biden To Sign Major Executive Order Protecting Access To Reproductive Healthcare

The timing may be a coincidence, but on the day after pro-choice Americans got a big victory in deep-red Kansas,…

6 months ago

Data Brokers Are Selling Info on Pregnant People Because It’s Not Illegal

Betting on the legislative graveyard overseen by certain Senators, data brokers in a post-Roe country are selling listings on and…

6 months ago

Opinion: Ten-Year-Old Rape Victim’s Story Exposes Dangerous Media Biases and Blind Spots

The media showed its bias by trying to fact check the ten-year-old girl in Ohio who required an abortion after…

7 months ago

Senate Republicans Block Bill To Protect Women Who Travel Out Of State For Abortions

Senate Republicans have blocked a bill that would have stopped states from preventing women from traveling out of state for…

7 months ago

Biden Delivers And Orders Hospitals In All 50 States To Provide Health Or Life Saving Abortions

President Biden's HHS has told doctors and hospitals in every state that they must provide abortions to women when their…

7 months ago

Biden To Sign Executive Order Protecting Access To Abortion And Reproductive Health Care

President Biden will sign an executive order protecting access to abortion and reproductive health care.

7 months ago

Ketanji Brown Jackson Delivers Blunt Takedown of SCOTUS Abortion Ruling Leak

Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson, who will be sworn in to serve on the United States Supreme Court, has addressed the…

9 months ago

John Fetterman Tells Republicans To Bring It On As He Calls For No Restrictions On Abortion

Pennsylvania Senate Democratic candidate Lt. Gov. John Fetterman told Republicans to bring their attacks on as he called for no…

9 months ago

Susan Collins Calls Police on Sidewalk Chalk Urging Her to Protect Women’s Rights

Republican Senator Susan Collins called the police after concerned citizens left a message in chalk outside of her home urging…

9 months ago

Elizabeth Warren Boils With Rage As She Speaks For The 69% Of Americans Who Favor Abortion Rights

An enraged Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) said that America is tired of hearing from extremists and they are ready to…

9 months ago

Chief Justice Roberts To Investigate SCOTUS Leaker But Not Clarence And Ginni Thomas

Chief Justice Roberts said that there will be an investigation of the SCOTUS leaker, but he has done nothing about…

9 months ago

Susan Collins Is Shocked That Gorsuch And Kavanaugh Lied To Her About Overturning Roe

Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) released a statement calling out Justices Gorsuch and Kavanaugh for lying to her about not overturning…

9 months ago

Bernie Sanders And Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Demand Congress Codify Roe v. Wade NOW

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT ) and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) said that Congress must codify Roe v. Wade, and blow…

9 months ago

Joe Manchin Joins With Republicans To Block Bill To Nationally Legalize Abortion

Sen. Joe Manchin joined with Republican Senators in blocking the Women's Health Protection Act from moving forward.

11 months ago

Sotomayor Says Overturning Roe v. Wade Would Destroy Public Perception of Supreme Court

Justice Sonia Sotomayor said that if efforts to overturn Roe v. Wade are successful, then the ruling would effectively destroy…

1 year ago

Texas AG Ken Paxton Announces State Will Appeal Ruling That Blocked Abortion Law

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has announced that the state will appeal a ruling from U.S. District Judge Robert Pitman…

1 year ago

Florida Representative Looking to Follow Texas’s Lead, Files “Heartbeat” Abortion Bill

Florida Representative Webster Barnaby (R) has filed the “Florida Heartbeat Act," legislation that would prohibit abortions once a fetal heartbeat…

1 year ago

Justice Breyer Calls Out Supreme Court’s Decision on Texas Abortion Ban

Associate Justice Stephen Breyer said he opposes the Supreme Court's 5-4 ruling not to block a Texas abortion ban. The…

1 year ago

Portland, Oregon To Vote on Emergency Resolution Banning Trade with Texas in Response to Abortion Law

The city of Portland, Oregon will vote on an emergency resolution banning trade with the state of Texas in response…

1 year ago

Biden Calls Texas Abortion Ban “Almost Un-American”

President Joe Biden spoke out against the recent Texas abortion ban that went into effect Wednesday that prohibits virtually all…

1 year ago

Senate Will Probe Supreme Court’s “Shadow Docket” Texas Abortion Ruling

Senator Dick Durbin (D-Ill.), who is the Senate Judiciary Committee's top Democrat, said a panel will probe the Supreme Court's…

1 year ago

Illinois Governor Criticizes Texas Abortion Law, Vows to Protect Abortion Rights in His State

Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker, a Democrat, criticized a Texas abortion law that went into effect Wednesday that prohibits virtually all…

1 year ago

Elizabeth Warren on Texas Abortion Ban: “It’s Time for National Laws to Secure Our Reproductive Freedom”

Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) spoke out after the state of Texas effectively outlawed abortion by banning most abortions after six…

1 year ago

WATCH: Mississippi Governor Says Fetuses Could Live Outside Womb at Only 15 Weeks

Donald Trump's presidency was impactful in many ways. His most long lasting actions, though, might be in the courts. Not…

2 years ago

Psaki Signals Biden Committed to Codifying Roe v. Wade Regardless of SCOTUS Outcome

Jen Psaki, the White House press secretary, said President Joe Biden and his administration remain "committed to codifying" Roe v.…

2 years ago

Idaho Governor Signs “Fetal Heartbeat” Abortion Bill into Law

Idaho Governor Brad Little (R) has signed a bill into law that marks one of the country's harshest abortion restrictions…

2 years ago

Tennessee Lawmakers Propose Bill That Would Grant Fathers Veto Power Over Abortion Without Pregnant Woman’s Consent

Senator Mark Pody and Representative Jerry Sexton (R-Tenn.) have proposed a measure that would grant fathers veto power over abortion…

2 years ago

Judge Strikes Down Alabama Attempt to Ban Abortions As Part of Coronavirus Restrictions

U.S. District Judge Myron Thompson has ruled that the state of Alabama cannot ban abortions as part of its coronavirus…

3 years ago

Republican-led States Pass Near-bans on Abortion Aiming for Supreme Court to Overrule Roe V Wade

Activists on both sides of the issue say such laws, which are commonly blocked by court injunctions, are aimed at…

4 years ago

Trumpcare Is About To Go Up In Flames Because Of One Anti-Abortion Provision

Republicans may be forced to remove a portion of their legislation that would essentially doom the bill – again.

6 years ago

Texas Republican Prays to God to Forgive America for the U.S. Constitution

He said “Lord, we have gone to killing the most innocent amongst us," ignoring God promising Samaria's "pregnant women" will…

6 years ago

Trump Supporter Wants God to Kill Liberal Supreme Court Justices

“We declare the reversal of the decree of ’73, Roe v Wade … We declare the reversal of Roe v.…

6 years ago

Trump’s New Executive Order Will Lead To Millions More Abortions And Unintended Pregnancies

While the most devoted Trump loyalists will spin this move as a win for the "pro-life" cause, the real numbers…

6 years ago

Kasich Vetoes Heartbeat Bill While Approving Another Unconstitutional Abortion Measure

Kasich traded one extremist, anti-choice measure for another.

6 years ago

Haters in Georgia Want Doctors in Jail for Performing What They Weren’t Told Were Illegal Abortions

CNN reported Friday that "For nearly seven months, it has been illegal for physicians in Georgia to provide abortions after…

7 years ago

Oklahoma Republicans Are One Signature Away From Banning Abortion

Oklahoma evangelical Republicans force doctors to give patients deceptive and unscientific advice just to keep their medical licenses.

7 years ago

‘Misogynistas’ Trump and Cruz Race to See Who Can Hate Women More

It’s more than a bit like saying to women, “Vote for us, and we’ll take away your rights.” It’s EXACTLY…

7 years ago

Red State Radicalism Thrives Against Women and No-One Cares

While Americans focus on the primaries, Republicans are eliminating women's rights.

7 years ago

Hillary Clinton Rips The Soul Out Of Republicans By Crushing Marco Rubio

With one word, Hillary Clinton crushed Marco Rubio and the hopes of the Republican Party in 2016.

7 years ago

Hypocritical Chris Christie Questions President Obama’s Faith

Chris Christie, who has repeatedly told others its none of their business what he believes, demands to know what Obama…

7 years ago

GOP Ready For Another Defeat as Rep. Blackburn Will Lead Abortion Investigation

U.S. GOP Rep Marsha Blackburn (TN-7) will head a select investigative panel on "big abortion providers".

7 years ago

Republicans Proven Wrong: Anti-Abortion Laws Hurt Women

A brand-spanking new report conducted and released by the Texas Policy Evaluation Project, a noted research group out of the…

7 years ago

Hillary Clinton Slams Republicans for Plan to Shut Down Government Over Planned Parenthood

Clinton called out the Republican "race to the bottom," their hateful rhetoric and lies used as an excuse to shut…

7 years ago

Pope Francis Outshines Republicans by Forgiving Women Who Have Had Abortions

The Pope, once again, has moved in the opposite direction of the Republican mainstream, declaring that, as part of the…

7 years ago

Christian Democrats of America Say Republican Dominance of Christianity Ending

We have been hearing for a long time that the Religious Right is dead; demographics or not, I'll believe it…

7 years ago

Hillary Clinton Obliterates Republicans With A Truth Bomb Comparing Them To Terrorists

Secretary Clinton laid it on the line today at a rally in Ohio when she likened Republican's policies on women…

7 years ago

Ted Cruz Launches Crusade to Defund Planned Parenthood in All 50 States

By Defunding Planned Parenthood, Ted Cruz has shown that he plans to climb over the bodies of women to claw…

7 years ago

Marco Rubio Thinks Rape Victims Who Become Pregnant Should Be Forced To Give Birth

Marco Rubio supports government enforced childbirth for rape and incest victims who get pregnant through no fault of their own.

7 years ago

Mike Huckabee: Failing to Defund Planned Parenthood is Salt in a Sick, Grotesque Wound

Huckabee, friend of rapists and murderers, wants you to believe not only that he is pro-life, but that his God…

7 years ago

Mike Huckabee Says he Will Use Military to Prevent Abortion

Asked in Iowa how he could stop abortion when it's perfectly legal, Huckabee said, "We'll see, if I get to…

7 years ago

2015 Began with 332 Anti-Choice Provisions in Just Three Months

Susan B. Anthony List has called a rape exception "abominable," "regrettable," "just wrong" and "completely intellectually dishonest."

8 years ago

Too Bad Scott Walker, SCOTUS Doesn’t Think Forced Ultrasounds Are Cool

What makes this decision particularly noteworthy is that the Justices agreed with a Circuit Court ruling that disabused evangelical Republicans,…

8 years ago

A New Low: Scott Walker Ready to Sign Abortion Bill That Is Even Worse Than No Exceptions

You might have thought it was bad enough that 2016 Republican presidential candidate and Governor of Wisconsin Scott Walker is…

8 years ago

As His Son Was Abusing His Daughters, Jim Bob Duggar Said Incest Should Be Punishable by Death

Jim Bob Duggar said incest deserved execution. That sounds great -- but he said it while he was shielding his…

8 years ago

With Koch Funding, Kansas Republicans Pass Nation’s First Abortion Procedure Ban

Kansas' religious Republicans are so intent on proving they will go to any length to protect a fetus that they…

8 years ago

Satanists Use Hobby Lobby Religious Freedom To Defend Missouri Women

This time around, the subject is once again abortion and instead of New York, Missouri Satanists are assisting a woman…

8 years ago

Oklahoma Rep. Says He’d Set Self on Fire Over Abortion – if Only His Beliefs Allowed It

You really have to admire the courage of Religious Right figures who, like Jerry Boykin and the Benham brothers, say…

8 years ago

Texas Republicans Reach New Low as They Demand Non-Viable Pregnancies Be Carried to Term

Once again Republicans show they haven't read their Bibles - or their Constitution - before they start legislating Jesus into…

8 years ago

Amicus Tells Supreme Court that Marriage Equality Will Cause 900,000 Abortions

A hysterical claim backed up by zero facts equals the perfect Republican argument against marriage equality

8 years ago

Republicans Say Stomachs Connect to Vaginas and that Cancer is a Fungus

Healthcare has a lot in common with the environment, with Republicans, who know nothing about either, eager to pass legislation…

8 years ago

On The Roe v. Wade Anniversary A March To Ban Contraception

Today is the anniversary of the Supreme Court's Roe v. Wade ruling giving women the right to choose when they…

8 years ago

GOP pushes abortion bill through House on March for Life Day

With thousands of abortion protesters swarming the city in their annual March for Life, Republicans muscled broadened abortion restrictions through…

8 years ago

McConnell Promises Republicans Will Escalate The Religious War on Women

Now, the Republicans' first order of business with Mitch McConnell sharing Senate Majority Leader duties with Ted Cruz is precisely…

8 years ago

The Koch Brothers Fund Religious Groups That Are Eliminating Women’s Rights

To accomplish their goal of controlling the government, the Koch brothers have had to climb in bed with fundamentalist Christians…

8 years ago

Women-Hating Republicans Are Making a Major Effort to Appear Pro-Choice

Don't believe Republicans. Ladies, if a Republican says he has your back, clench; it's not because he wants to give…

8 years ago

Right Wing Columnist Wants to Hang Women Who Have Abortions

For Williamson, facts are a "metaphysical dodge" and zygotes are people simply because he says so

8 years ago

With Nothing To Run On Republicans Blow Religious Dog Whistles

Republicans are big on dog whistle politics, particularly going into a midterm election where they have no apparent agenda to…

8 years ago

Supreme Court Opens the Door to Harassment So Should Liberals Take Advantage of It?

The Supreme Court unanimously ruled anti-choice protesters can harass women going into clinics. Should liberals likewise protest this way?

9 years ago

It’s Time to Give Anti-Choice Zealots A Taste of Their Own Medicine

Freedom of speech goes both ways and it is high time to give back to religious extremists what they dole…

9 years ago

Louisiana Lawmakers Act to Become Accessories to Murder

Louisiana lawmakers voted to force abortion doctors to identify themselves on the internet in an effort to scare them off…

9 years ago

Absurdity Born of Religion Is On The Cusp of Legally Policing Morality

This is 21st century America and absurdity borne of religion is on the ascendance and on the cusp of legally…

9 years ago

‘People With Conventional Views’: Welcome To The Real Modern Family, Washington Post.

The political and media firestorm about Richard Cohen's recent column, as typical, missed the real issues.

9 years ago

Federal Judge Issues Restraining Order Against Wisconsin Abortion Law

Judge William Conley ruled that "There is a troubling lack of justification for the hospital admitting privileges requirement."

10 years ago

Rick Perry Takes A Very Personal Cheap Shot at Wendy Davis

Rick Perry takes it very personally what choices Wendy Davis and her mother have made and demands that all women…

10 years ago

Forget the GOP, House Republicans Are Rebranding Wombs

House Republicans want government small enough to fit in your womb. And we need to make sure women remember that…

10 years ago

Iraq War Propagandist Accuses Obama of Encouraging Criminal Behavior with Plan B

Blakeman said that since having sex at the age of 15 can be statutory rape, President Obama is encouraging criminal…

10 years ago

Elizabeth Colbert Busch Shows What A Democrat Has To Do to Win in the South

Elizabeth Colbert Busch had to try to appeal to Democrats, Republicans and Independents in her Monday night debate with Mark…

10 years ago

Lila Rose’s Disturbing Obsession with Hypothetical Horror Captures a Willing Press

Instead of accepting reality, our media jumped into the distorted fun house mirror of Ms. Rose's brain and pronounced that…

10 years ago

The GOP’s Boston-inspired Insanity

The GOP: Sodomizing our shared reality - and you

10 years ago

Republicans Use Their Power to Establish State Religion and Steal Individual Rights

There are those who say the mood of the nation toward gays and women's rights are changing for the better,…

10 years ago

Ted Cruz, Rand Paul and Sarah Palin, the GOP’s New, Kinda New and Old Voices

Ted Cruz, Rand Paul and Sarah Palin seem to have captured the spirit of the current crop of Republicans; still…

10 years ago

Pro-Life Iowa Republican Kills Maternal Care Bill with Abortion Amendment

Here is the proof that 'pro-life' Republicans are not actually concerned with the life of a fetus: An Iowa Republican…

10 years ago

The Mind Boggling Idiocy of Defunding Family Planning Will Cost Texas Taxpayers $273 Million

Texas Republicans were shocked to learn that their 2011 legislative efforts to defund family planning will result in more unplanned…

10 years ago

The Most Effective Dismantling of Reproductive Rights Comes From Stigma

People actually willing to vocally support reproductive rights have become less and less common owing to the success of stigmatization

10 years ago

Republicans Turn Victims of Rape and Incest into Felons and Forced Incubators

According to legislation proposed by New Mexico Republicans, if you get raped or molested, you are the criminal. If you…

10 years ago

Personhood of Convenience: The Hypocrisy Behind Sanctity of Life

One might think that the gospel, and all those deeply held religious values really are only wallet deep.

10 years ago

A Big Win for Women’s Liberty on the Anniversary of Roe V Wade

There's good news for liberty on this 40th anniversary of Roe V Wade. For the first time ever, a majority…

10 years ago

Republican Paul Ryan Protects Rapists’ Rights in New Fetus Bill

Buried deep in Ryan's latest Fetus Rights Bill is a section that will allow a rapist to sue his victim…

10 years ago

House Republican and OBGYN Says Akin Was Partly Right About Legitimate Rape

A pro-fetus House Republican from Georgia is defending legitimate rape Todd Akin of Missouri and the gift of rape Richard…

10 years ago

The GOP Needs to Shed its God Problem Before it’s Too Late

The Republican Party needs to shed its God problem before its unhealthy obsession destroys America

10 years ago

James Dobson Says Sandy Hook is God’s Judgment on America

James Dobson says America has turned its back on God and Sandy Hook is God's response: the murder of our…

10 years ago

Eric Cantor’s letter spells out the continuing ALEC/Koch right-wing agenda

Eric Cantor has gotten his orders from Koch/ALEC headquarters, and there is no mistaking their intent; continue to make life…

10 years ago

Federal Judge Says North Carolina’s Choose Life License Plates are Unconstitutional

A federal judge has ruled that North Carolina cannot offer choose life plates without also offering pro-choice plates

10 years ago

Court Strikes Down Anti-Abortion Laws that Conservatives Call ‘Regulations’

After the Okla. State Supreme Court ruled anti-abortionist laws were unconstitutional, conservatives attempted to justify it as a regulation.

10 years ago