Tag Archives: abortion rights

Open Thread | They Were Never Going to Stop With Dobbs…How the Right is Going Further After Abortion

Using and scapegoating our fellow trans citizens is not their only angle. Someone that I follow about abortion rights, points out that the right knows that Abortion BANS are unpopular. So, they are trying to erase the word ‘ ban’ … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Go Ohio!!! Issue One is DEFEATED!

Yes! Here’s your freaking 60% GOP! 👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽🙌🏾🙏🏾😂 https://t.co/MNoty3Ved2 — Michelle_BYoung (@michelle_byoung) August 9, 2023 BREAKING: In a huge win for democracy and reproductive rights, Ohio voters reject Republican-backed Issue 1. The measure would have raised the threshold for voters to … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Fighting the Fight for Body Autonomy

Ever since the Dobbs decision, there are those in the medical field in Blue States doing what they can to help those in Red States. Blue-state doctors launch abortion pill pipeline into states with bans A new procedure adopted in … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Connect The Dots…They are all RELATED

Fabulous poster over at BJ made this point a couple of months ago, and it never left me. See how she sees it: Suzanne MAY 31, 2023 AT 3:21 PM I know that I go on and on about how … Continue reading

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Open Thread | 2024’s Election Will Be About Body Autonomy

In 2016, women like myself made the case for Hillary Clinton. When everything else failed, we asked “ What about The Supreme Court?” We were told snidely, that ‘ you can’t scare us with the Court.’ Same folks whining. Women … Continue reading

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Open Thread | The Supreme Court Does Its Job….For Now…

I will forever believe it was because they couldn’t carve out a special case to separate this drug from the rest of Big Pharma. BREAKING: Supreme Court stays order banning mifepristone. This means mifepristone remains 100% legal and accessible in … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Dolt45 Appointed Judge Trying to Eliminate Abortion for Entire Country

So, the right-wing went judge shopping again. The worst federal judge in America now has a name: Matthew Kacsmaryk, @RuthMarcus writes. https://t.co/YU9dHpoNwW — Washington Post Opinions (@PostOpinions) April 8, 2023 Before @VP Kamala Harris departed Nashville, she had this to … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Exciting Electoral News!

From Chicago and Wisconsin. Chicago- we have a new Mayor- Brandon Johnson. CHICAGO (AP) — Brandon Johnson, a progressive organizer backed by teachers union, wins Chicago mayor’s race over moderate Paul Vallas. pic.twitter.com/0jag6mecUK — philip lewis (@Phil_Lewis_) April 5, 2023 … Continue reading

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Open Thread | Let’s Get Back to That Body Autonomy “Thing”

No, we are not letting go of body autonomy. It’s not a small thing. We will not get past it. NBC First Read: "Abortion rights support remains a major challenge for the GOP, poll finds … 64% of Americans [believe] … Continue reading

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Open Thread | So, Female Body AUTONOMY Is A Minor Blip of an Issue?

Yesterday on CNN, abortion was defined as a “smaller voting issue”, and not a single person in that studio corrected it. The right to abortion is *not* a “smaller issue”. Not only does it go way beyond pregnancy. It defines … Continue reading

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