The Renegade Raging Grannies let Todd Akin know what they think of his Neanderthal concepts about how women’s bodies work. See full lyrics at www.raginggrannies.net
The Republican Party continues to pass harsh laws restricting access to women’s healthcare across the country, but the mainstream press has stopped paying attention. That’s why we’ve produced a short documentary that cogently explains the state and national efforts by Republicans–including Mitt Romney–to limit access to birth control and other [...]
HILL GENDER GAP – Women earn less than men on the Hill. And Republicans pay women less than Democrats do. That’s the findings of a new analysis by the National Journal which shows that women made on average $5,863 less annually than men for all House staff and $7,278 less [...]
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And here is Part 1 of a performance from another time: Hahahahaha… And so on and so forth….. Revenge is sweet.
Lawmaker Performs “Vagina Monologues” at State House Michigan state Rep. Lisa Brown (D) — who was banned from speaking on the House floor for saying “vagina” — led a reading of the play, The Vagina Monologues, at the Michigan state Capitol last night, the Detroit Free Press reports. Eve Ensler, [...]
By now, I’m sure you’ve heard about the state representative who got banned from speaking on the floor of the Michigan state legislature because she used the word “vagina.” Well, this inspired my friend Brendan. I can assure you, he really does make these phone calls to elected officials all [...]
THE DEMOCRATS’ ‘WAR ON WOMEN’? – The Hill’s Elise Viebeck reports: “Democrats hoping to grow a gender gap among female voters tilted toward their party have repeatedly hammered Republicans for engaging in a war on women over issues such as contraception rights. Now opponents of abortion rights are using the phrase [...]
A woman missed her connecting flight because she was reprimanded by a pilot for wearing a t-shirt protesting the government debate on female reproductive rights. The unidentified woman, who was coming back from a pro-choice conference, had just landed in Washington D.C. on an American Airlines flight when the stewardess [...]
For generations, women have overcome obstacles, exceeded expectations and fought for equality. We fought discrimination in the health insurance market, where women have been considered a pre-existing condition and denied health coverage due to a previous Caesarean section or a history of domestic violence or rape. We fought to end [...]
HOUSE PASSES VAWA BILL – Robert Pear reports for the New York Times: “After a fierce fight, full of gender politics, the House passed a Republican bill on Wednesday to combat violence against women, over objections from President Obama and other Democrats, who said it would reduce protections for many battered women, including [...]
WILL CONTRACEPTION LAWSUITS STICK? At least nine groups have already filed lawsuits challenging the Obama administration’s contraceptive coverage rule, but they’ll have some legal hurdles to clear first. They’ll have to prove they have the right to sue now, which can be difficult since the Obama administration says any lawsuits should [...]
Why do extremists—in every country—want to control women? The Secretary of State said that even the U.S. ought to live its own values because “America needs to set an example for the entire world.” Watch the Secretary’s rousing call for change. Comments: Hillary Clinton is one of the most [...]
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