Updates on the nationwide “Government In Your Uterus” initiative

I haven’t posted about the efforts by the right-wing reactionaries to relegate women’s health care back into second class citizenship in a while. It’s important to keep these issues in the spotlight, so I felt it’s high time we round up the latest news on GOP’s nationwide effort to nibble away at the constitutional right for women […]

>Marietta, Ga. Republican introduces bill that requires law enforcement to investigate miscarriages

>The Daily Kos and The Raw Story have stories about a bill introduced by Georgia State Rep. Bobby Franklin (R-Marietta) that would define abortions as “prenatal murder” and require law enforcement officials to investigate miscarriages. Here’s the text of HB 1. From The Raw Story: Franklin’s bill would classify the removal of a fetus from […]

>Anti-abortion group targets black women

> Toomanyaborted.com is launching a campaign targeted towards African-American women in the metro Atlanta area. They’ve already began putting up billboards in the area, and they are planning to put up as many as 35 by Feb. 15. Just to give you all a little background about this organization: it’s collaborating with The Radiance Foundation and […]