“Why are you so angry?”

It’s a question many social justice activists get from those who are more than contempt with the way things are. When we are asked this question, it’s never out of genuine interest about the things we are passionate with; the inflection in the inquisitor’s voice is one of befuddlement, agitation, annoyance that you are committed […]

“Graphic” anti-abortion ads will air during Super Bowl

The anti-abortion crowd will use an all-American past time to promote its reactionary views. Super Bowl  XLVI viewers on Feb. 5 will see “graphic,” bloody anti-abortion ads courtesy of presidential candidate Randall Terry. From the linked article: Terry has already run political ads featuring graphic images of babies killed by abortion during the first and second trimester. […]

Bill targets race, sex-specific abortion

People just don’t trust black women and other women of color and one U.S. House of Representatives member is proving this to be a fact. A bill titled Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act of 2011 (No. Joke.) made its appearance before the House judiciary subcommittee on Tuesday, which would prohibit abortions based […]

Consider passing up the Salvation Army’s Red Kettle campaign

I hope everyone had a fantastic Thanksgiving holiday! I hope you didn’t kill your family before the holiday weekend was over enjoyed visiting family and catching up on their lives. Thanksgiving is truly about re-connecting with family and the importance of family. Now that the country has officially kicked off the holiday season, many of […]

More lawmakers propose personhood amendments

Despite Mississippi’s failed attempt to grant right to zygotes continues to fall on deaf ears in other states. Lawmakers in Colorado and Virginia have dropped bills that would follow Mississippi’s steps. In Virginia, Delegate Bob Marshall (R) filed legislation that would amend the state constitution to declare that the “life of each human being begins at conception” […]