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 going to sign a bill banning abortion after 20 weeks with no exceptions for incest or life of the mother. But it gets worse.

Religious Freedom Law Endangered The Health of a Georgia Woman

This week a story in Georgia illustrates just how dangerous religious tyranny posing as religious freedom can be to the health of women.

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 give birth and, like every year for over two decades, religious fanatics will protest the landmark decision. Their contention is that patriarchs in Catholic Church, not women, own the right to make reproductive choices for American women.

Bishops Join GOP Drive To Make Women Celibate Or Birth Machines

American Catholic bishops are taking advantage of the power bestowed on them by the conservative Catholics on the Supreme Court in the Hobby Lobby ruling. As is typical of the bishops, their aim is controlling American women and forcing them to either become celibate or perpetual birthing machines.

Republicans Have Made America a Dangerous Place To Be an Expectant Mother

There were two reports out last week from a highly respected medical journal and an international organization that revealed America is a dangerous place to be an expectant mother, and for women-hating Republicans and Christian extremists it was welcomed news and a sign their anti-women efforts are a raging success.

Texas Gets Between a Doctor and Patient After The Religious Right Demands It

Republicans have no qualms using the government to come between a patient and their doctor if the religious right demands it, and that is what is happening in Texas since a week after Thanksgiving.

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 policing morality.

The Great Hypocrisy Is That Republicans Are Anything But Pro-Life

In their blood lust to withhold healthcare, coupled with their sheer hatred for the Affordable Care Act, Republicans revealed that they hate the unborn at the same level they hate women and children.

The Republican Plan for Women: Barefoot, Pregnant, and Economically Dependent

With no religious, economic, and scientific justification for denying women the right to choose their reproductive health, it is obvious the Republican's goal is exerting control over women.

Republican Championing of Primeval Causes Is Creating a Hazardous Existence for Women

Republicans have taken to championing primeval causes for their reality-challenged supporters, and left to their own devices are creating a hazardous existence for women.

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 killed a maternal care bill with a poison pill.

Pregnancy Triggers State Surveillance and Control Over Women in the USA

All you uteri, gather round, the state has a job for you. You are hereby mandated to state control and surveillance as soon as you get pregnant.

President of the ‘Conscience Of the Republican Party’ Says Pregnancy by Rape is Rare

President of the Calfiornia Republican Assembly, Celeste Greig, said pregnancies by rape are rare 'because it's an act of violence, because the body is traumatized.'

Women, Not Right Wing Evangelicals, Have Lost Their Freedom To Tyranny

It turns out there is a segment of the population who have lost their freedom due to tyranny, but it originates with Republicans at the behest of Catholic and evangelical personhood advocates.

Some Catholic Hospitals are Treating Pregnant Women Based On Vatican Dogma

If a woman is having a miscarriage or a difficult pregnancy and she visits a Catholic hospital, chances are a priest will diagnose and recommend treatment based on Vatican dogma.

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 in order to stop her from getting an abortion.

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 Mourdock of Indiana.

History Provides an Ominous Precedent for War on Women

Since we know it is possible we may soon be told we must give birth, how much of a stretch is it to imagine someone might tell us we can't?

Oklahoma Supreme Court to Personhood USA: Oh, No You Don’t

Those nut jobs pushing Personhood amendments around the country got slapped down again today, this time by the Oklahoma Supreme Court.