Ron Paul: only ‘honest rape’ victims should have abortion available to them

By: Sunday February 5, 2012 6:55 pm

When I saw the headline promoting Ron Paul’s appearance on Piers Morgan’s program on CNN — “Ron Paul on rape and abortion: ‘It’s a tough one and I won’t satisfy everybody there,’” I figured that he was going to say something mind-boggling, but I had no idea he was going to go here: “If it’s [...]

Florida lawmaker’s bill would make abortion a felony with a max of life in prison — for the doctor

By: Thursday January 5, 2012 10:08 am

Never mind the fact that these continual attempts to slither around Roe v. Wade are unconstitutional, it hasn’t stopped pols around the country from attacking a woman’s reproductive freedom as if it should be the first order of business when our economy is in the crapper. Look at Florida State Representative Charles Van Zant‘s (R, [...]

Mississippi womb controllers: kiss your birth control goodbye as ‘personhood’ amendment vote looms

By: Thursday October 27, 2011 12:28 pm

If this ballot initiative in Mississippi passes, it will make a woman a criminal in the eyes of the law if she exercises her right to control whether she becomes pregnant — not just whether she will have access to abortion services. Ballot Measure 26, which has the blessing of luminaries like Mike Huckabee and [...]

Endless womb control: Mississippi’s personhood amendment

By: Friday September 30, 2011 12:17 am

Do you think it’s safe to speculate that a lot of the supporters of the proposed “personhood” amendment to Mississippi’s constitution also believe in “limited government”? Except when it comes to opposite-sex consenting adults engaging in sex outside of marriage; Except when same-sex consenting adults engage in sex; Except when women want to engage in [...]

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