Tag Archives: Abortion & Birth Control

Life Begins Neither at Conception nor Birth

Conservatives love to argue that life begins at conception and ends at death. To this end they produce convoluted laws denying the right to contraception or abortion. They are wrong on all counts.

Justifying Rape

The comments by Richard Mourdock justifying rape by saying that resulting pregnancies are part of God’s plan are outrageous and unbecoming. Why does Romney support this man?

Pregnancy Kills 800 Women Per Day

Mitt Romney’s plans for women ensure that the number of women who die during pregnancy will increase dramatically.

Abortion and State Rape

Abortion is coming under increasing attack by extremist religious and misogynist groups in state after state. Reasonable people need to fight back.

Newborn Tragedy

The brutal killing of a teens newborn infant by the new mother is an indication that we need to change the way in which we treat teen pregnancy and sexuality.

Sexual Obsession

Why are conservatives so obsessed with controlling the sexual practices of other people?