Pro-choice Movement

President Trump Is the Biggest Political Advertiser on Facebook

If you’re looking for social media’s big political spender, look no further than the White House.<p>President Donald Trump’s campaign and political …

Tech Industry

Lady Parts Justice League Fights Anti-Abortion Stigma With Humor

<i>In this op-ed, Solange Azor explains how the Lady Parts Justice League is taking down anti-abortion sentiment through a comedy tour.</i><p>Our minivan was heard before it was seen. At 7:30 a.m. a group of brightly dressed feminists rolled up to the Sterling Heights location of Northland Family Planning …

Feminism

Mr Big is the latest SATC cast member to back Cynthia Nixon for NY governor

Since former actress and activist Cynthia Nixon announced she was running for governor of New York on March 19, 2018, she has received donations from many of her former <i>Sex and the City</i> <i></i>co-stars, including Sarah Jessica Parker and Kristin Davis. Now Christopher Noth – or, as he’s more commonly known,</i> …

Sex and the City

God, guns and gays: Russia's road map to conquering the Republican Party

With Butina and Torshin making sure that Russians were connected to the Right by guns. And of course, they already had Republicans on the other two …

National Prayer Breakfast

Planned Parenthood Tried Blocking Trump Admin From Shifting Funds to Faith-Based Orgs — Judge Deals a Blow

In the GOP's efforts to defund Planned Parenthood, the court system just handed it a victory.<p>A federal judge ruled against three Planned Parenthood …

Planned Parenthood

Gay Teen Athlete Looking To Unseat Anti-Gay Ohio Legislator This Fall

Garrett Baldwin isn’t your average Democrat. And he wants to win big in Trump country.<p><i>This article originally appeared on Outsports</i><p>Garrett Baldwin might be just 18 years old, but he is aiming to take down an anti-gay Republican cornerstone of the Ohio House of Representatives.<p>The teenage high …

LGBTQI

Support for abortion rights depends on how you ask the question

<b>(CNN) —</b> Justice Anthony Kennedy's resignation from the Supreme Court and President Trump's nomination of Brett Kavanaugh have created the possibility of a more conservative Supreme Court overturning the landmark 1973 Roe v Wade decision, reopening the issue of abortion in American politics.<p>Multiple …

U.S. Politics

Brett Kavanaugh is the least popular SCOTUS pick in decades

Americans are more divided on Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination than they’ve been on any recent Supreme Court nominee, according to recent polling.<p>Only 41 percent of respondents to a Gallup poll, published on Tuesday, said that they supported Kavanaugh’s nomination, while 37 percent opposed it. The …

Brett Kavanaugh

After unanimous Senate passage, Massachusetts House to vote on 'NASTY Women Act,' repealing archaic abortion laws

Laws on the books in Massachusetts criminalize abortion and prohibit prescribing contraception to unmarried women.

Health Care

The Curious Case of the Planned Parenthood Union Struggle

It’s a narrative that conservative reporters rarely miss: A liberal organization rails against regressive Republican policies, but when the company’s …

U.S. Politics

Planned Parenthood Sues Idaho over Abortion Reporting Law

Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest and the Hawaiian Islands is suing the state of Idaho in federal court over new abortion reporting …

Conservative View

Here are the worst tweets of World Emoji Day

Unfortunately, Tuesday is World Emoji Day.<p>If the absolute curse of <i>The Emoji Movie</i> wasn't enough to make you lose hope in humanity, knowing there is …

Social Media

Democrats target state legislatures to save abortion rights

Forward Majority, a Democratic group focused on winning back state legislatures, is targeting at least four Republican-controlled states to uphold …

U.S. Politics

Donald Trump is Facebook’s biggest political ad spender

US president Donald Trump is the USA’s single biggest buyer of political ads on Facebook, according to research from New York University.<p>The study …

Donald Trump

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Happy hump day! Welcome to your rundown.<p>Who has time to keep up with everything in this fast-paced world? Not me! Not you! Well you’re in luck, because we’ve condensed all the important stuff on the internet down to the need to know basics and cut out all the stuff that’s too boring. You can read …

Ariana Grande

I'm a Pro-Life Woman. But I'm Worried About a Post-Roe America.

As an American woman, I have for my entire life been assured of a legal right to procure an abortion. Not once but twice, the highest court in the …

Feminism

Former top Dem: Midterm message focus should be to 'just win'

Former Democratic Rep. Steve IsraelSteven (Steve) J. IsraelRepublicans shamefully let Trump leave nation weak against Russia So the Tea Party wants a …

Tea Party

Time's Running Out For NY Senate To Save Speed Cameras And Protect Abortion Rights

<i>Assembly Leader Carl Heastie, Governor Andrew Cuomo, and Senate Leader John Flanagan, in 2015 (Governor's Office)</i><p>With thunder and hail as a backdrop, …

New York City

Reps make late-session push for House sex-ed. bill vote

By Michael P. Norton State House News Service BOSTON -- With time running out again on comprehensive sex education legislation, Rep.

Massachusetts

Trans Men and Domestic Abuse: Let's Talk About It

If you or someone you know is in an abusive relationship, here are some resources:<p>How common is domestic abuse? Statistics and research from the …

LGBTQI

Overnight Health Care: Trump officials score a win against Planned Parenthood | Idaho residents to vote on Medicaid expansion | PhRMA, insurers weigh in on Trump drug pricing plan

Welcome to today's All-Star edition of Overnight Health Care. If you're reading this while waiting in line to get into Nats Park, we hope you managed …

Health Care

Senator Gillibrand Has a Plan to Block Trump's Nominee and Save Roe v. Wade

New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand says blocking the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh requires speaking to every one of her colleagues about the issues they care about.<p>Senator Kirsten Gillibrand isn't one to head into battle without a plan.<p>And as reproductive rights advocates like her head into one …

Women's News

Treasury moves to protect identities of 'dark money' political donors

The U.S. Treasury said on Monday that it will no longer require certain tax-exempt organizations including politically active nonprofit groups, such …

Business

Forty-One Percent Of Americans Want Kavanaugh Confirmed

11:56 PM 07/17/2018<p>More than two-in-five Americans want the Senate to confirm Supreme Court Justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh, according to a Pew …

Conservative View

Instagram Censors Conservative Columnist For Saying: Planned Parenthood Kills More Blacks Than The KKK

Conservative columnist Ryan Bomberger, a black man who was adopted after being conceived in rape, dared to speak the truth about Planned Parenthood …

Conservative View

Cynthia Nixon Takes Aim at Andrew Cuomo's Track Record on Abortion Rights

The New York governor is pressuring Republicans to push through pro-choice legislation—but reproductive rights advocates and his opponents say that he contributed to its failure.<p>As renewed threats to <i>Roe v. Wade</i> have made abortion rights a central issue in the 2018 New York gubernatorial race, …

Feminism

Black Pastor: NAACP Must Denounce Planned Parenthood

Rev. Clenard H. Childress, Jr. has called on the NAACP to denounce what he calls the most racist organization in America: Planned Parenthood.<p>Writing …

Conservative View

Mailer targets Central Indiana doctors who perform abortions

INDIANAPOLIS – A threatening mailer is targeting doctors who perform abortions in Central Indiana.<p>The postcard from “Operation Save America” …

Personal Information

Rep. Martha Roby once criticized Trump. Now, the Republican is fighting to keep her seat in Alabama.

Voters in Alabama will decide who to send to Congress today in the state’s runoff election. They face a choice between Rep. Martha Roby, an incumbent …

Republicans

‘Roe v. Wade’ and the Ugly Future of the Movies

“I don’t think there’s a single crew member that thinks, ‘Oh, this is a great idea for a movie,’” one actor told <i>The Daily Beast</i>, speaking anonymously.<p>…

Box Office