Georgia lawmakers set to re-affirm conservative values

It looks like Georgia is following the lead in some respects of Florida. Legislation has been filed for the Georgia General Assembly to consider requiring “In God We Trust” to appear on all Georgia licenses plates and to require families applying for federal assistance to submit drug tests before receiving benefits. The drug-test mandate would […]

Personhood USA dubs its campaign the “new Civil Rights Movement”

What is about the Civil Rights Movement and black Americans’ struggle for equality and first class citizenship that makes privileged bodies believe they can inaccurately appropriate to publicize their cause? Personhood USA, the organization behind the failed attempt in Mississippi to declare a zygote a human, is obviously not deterred by the resounding rejection of […]

Mississippi voters did the right–and wrong–thing

The notion that zygotes are human beings was resoundingly rejected by Mississippi voters last night. And this pro-choice activist couldn’t be happier. Amendment 26 was rejected by 58 percent of voters in Mississippi, a state that’s overwhelmingly conservative. The vote to reject the amendment is a victory for those who value a woman’s right to seek an […]

Herman Cain equates abortion to genocide

Herman Cain’s attack on abortion rights last week flew under the radar as he continues to weather the claims he sexually harassed women while working for the National Restaurant Association. Cain appeared on CBS’ Face The Nation on Oct. 30 and told Bob Schieffer his feelings on abortion and Planned Parenthood. Here’s a set of […]

Judge halts NC ultrasound requirement before abortion

North Carolina is yet another state that’s seeking to rollback the abortion rights of their female constituents. A law that requires women to obtain an ultrasound before they can move forward with an abortion. However, a federal judge did halt the ultrasound requirement, noting it could be a violation of a woman’s First Amendment rights. […]

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