Family Policy Institute of Washington Misrepresents Facts in a Child Rape Case

By: Sunday May 26, 2013 10:57 am

Family Policy Institute of Washington is so eager to get a parental notification law passed in Washington state that its executive director, Joseph Backholm, is apparently willing to misrepresent court-documented facts. Parental notification laws require that minors notify and/or get consent from one or both parents before getting an abortion.  Washington is one of only [...]

Roe at 40

By: Tuesday January 22, 2013 10:58 am

The 40th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade provides the pro-choice community a chance to reflect on our victories and defeats over the last four decades. It is clear that the individuals and organizations opposed to legal abortion are quickly adapting new strategies and tactics to advance their agenda. While anti-choice organizations have had some success [...]

Nicholas Kristof: How Romney Would Treat Women

By: Sunday November 4, 2012 11:31 am

Mitt Romney’s attack on women isn’t just a “women’s issue”. Nicholas Kristof explains: IN this year’s campaign furor over a supposed “war on women,” involving birth control and abortion, the assumption is that the audience worrying about these issues is just women. Give us a little credit. We men aren’t mercenaries caring only for Y [...]

Help! They’re not letting us brainwash our kids or increase their rates of unwanted pregnancy!

By: Tuesday October 25, 2011 11:40 am

Oregon Pastor Gary Randall is up in arms about New York City’s new sex ed curriculum. “We want to help kids to delay the onset of sexual activity, and if they choose to engage in sexual activity, to do it in a healthy way,” says NYC’s Deputy Mayor Linda Gibbs. Uh oh, she used the [...]

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