Tag Archive | "women’s health"

What You Should Know About Abortion on the 40th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade

Tuesday, January 15, 2013

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In just a few days, we will mark the 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, the Supreme Court decision that ruled that our Constitutional right to privacy under the due process clause of the 14th Amendment extends to a

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When it Comes to Women’s Health, GOP Can’t Have it Both Ways

Saturday, June 16, 2012

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Nothing more to add here! - Posted using BlogPress from my iPhone…

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Republicans! Get in My Vagina!

Monday, May 7, 2012

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You know, I thought Funny or Die was a comedy site, but it turns out they are going to a major political player this election year. Ashley Judd taking on Rick Santorum. Bringing President Bartlet back to us. And …

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Dear Congress, We’re Not Stupid

Thursday, February 16, 2012

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  White guy, white guy, white guy, white guy with a yamulke, black guy. I don’t have an image I can show, but that’s how I would describe the witnesses invited to Capitol Hill by Republican Congressman Darrell Issa (also …

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Can Rick Santorum Fix His “Woman” Problem?

Monday, February 13, 2012

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If Rick Santorum wants women voters to support his presidential candidacy, he might want to stop talking about women. Soon. He’s clearly doing well with conservative Christian voters around the country, as his wins in Iowa, Minnesota, Missouri and Colorado …

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ONE Campaign Takes Some of My Favorite Women to Kenya

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

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There’s poverty in the United States.  No doubt about that.  And there are millions of children who go to bed hungry at night in America.  But there is a totally different kind of poverty all across the world that gets …

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Why Does Jon Kyl Hate Women?

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

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In light of Jon Kyl’s ongoing outrageous public comments, I’ve come to the conclusion that the junior Senator from Arizona must hate women. Odds are that unless you live in Arizona, you either don’t know or don’t pay a lot …

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I Want Kirsten Gillibrand on That Women’s Health Wall

Thursday, April 14, 2011

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Republicans in Washington have made no secret of the fact that they got pretty much everything they wanted in the current federal budget deal, with one exception — the complete unfunding of Planned Parenthood.  The majority of the GOP …

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One Day for Women? I’d Say We Need All 365

Tuesday, March 8, 2011

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007 gets schooled by “M” on International Women’s Day. What do you say — Judi Dench in 2012? And I think Daniel Craig might look better as a redhead.…

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Unions and Health Care: What’s a Country to Do?

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

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What am I reading today?  Some excellent articles from around the web: Think you understand the state vs. unions battle in Wisconsin?  You should read this piece by Connie Schultz at The Plain Dealer. Health care reform is unconstitutional?  …

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Mothers of Intention — Another Change We Need in Health Care is Insurance Coverage for Lymphedema Sleeves

Wednesday, January 5, 2011

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This is cross-posted from Toddler Planet where my amazing friend Susan Niebur, a breast cancer patient herself and a true Mother of Intention, is trying to make it possible for other breast cancer patients to obtain lymphedema sleeves and other …

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