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In 2014, Still Not Independence Day for Women
Monroe’s a religion columnist, weekly commentator on Boston Pu...
America's need to showcase her indomitable spirit of heroism this July 4th celebration arrives mired by the two recent Supreme Court -- both highlighting a "war against women."
Faith Leaders Urge Obama To Allow Safe Abortion Services In U.S. Funded Health Clinics Abroad
Although we come from different religious traditions, we are united in our belief that women and girls who face sexual violence
Janice Hahn Walks Out Of Event After James Dobson Calls Obama The 'Abortion President'
“So come and get me, Mr. President, if you must,” Dobson concluded his letter. “I will not yield to your wicked regulations
Robert J. Elisberg
Columnist and screenwriter.
Other than the draconian jihad on women's rights that Republican legislatures have passed in both states, the two states have something else in common. They both border Illinois. Wisconsin to the north, Iowa to the west.
Trent Franks: 'Abortion President' Gun Stance Was Hypocritical
"If people really looked into their hearts, they would see the reality," Franks said. "I just hope America finally comes
Hyde Restrictions Would Make Obama Budget Immoral
President and CEO, Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice
While Roe v. Wade guaranteed that abortion was legal in America, the last four decades have been a struggle to ensure access to that right. As clergy, I see this problem with a pastoral eye. How is it just to deny a woman access to a constitutionally-protected right simply because she is poor?
War On Women Continues As Abortion Becomes A Man's Issue
Is feminism simply about women’s physical presence in the workforce? That’s the conclusion you would draw from reading Ross
Dodging the Election of a 'Personhood President'
Editor, Nonfiction Author, Expert on the Childfree Choice
If we had elected a "Personhood President," there would be cause for great concern. As we head into the next four years, expect this contingent to continue to attempt to make personhood, not
Roe v Wade
, the law of the land.
Obama Heckled By Anti-Abortion Protesters In Cincinnati (VIDEO)
President Barack Obama faced multiple interruptions at a large campaign rally in Cincinnati, Ohio on Sunday, from hecklers
Anti-Abortion Group To Robocall 4 Million People This Weekend
The group will place the calls in Colorado, Iowa, Michigan, North Carolina, New Hampshire, New Mexico, Nevada, Pennsylvania
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How Obama Can Woo All the Single Ladies
If President Obama wants to win back all the single ladies, he must expose the limitations of Romney's concern for unmarried women in America.
Joe Biden Appeals To Women's Vote Post-Debate
"I believe that life begins at conception ... those are the reasons why I'm pro-life," Ryan said. "Now, I understand this
DNC 'Abortion-Palooza' Nickname Misses The Mark
Certainly, the 2012 DNC was characterized by an unyielding focus on issues affecting women and a host of pro-abortion rights
Obama Abortion Stance Criticized In Ad Airing During DNC Broadcast
The ad previously aired across Missouri following an uproar over Rep. Todd Akin's (R-Mo.) comments about "legitimate rape
Still Looking for a Champion: Reproductive Health Under the Obama Administration
President, Catholics for Choice
When Obama was elected president, reproductive rights advocates hoped that we had found a champion. But his failure to lead on the reproductive rights front has exemplified the high price of standing still.
Anti-Abortion Movement Targets Black Women In Latest Efforts
African Americans are slightly more divided on the issue of abortion rights, Shelton said. Considering their own history
On the Anniversary of
Roe v. Wade
, Let's Honor Mothers
Rita Nakashima Brock
Senior Vice President for Moral Injury Programs at Volunteers ...
The Bible supports women's right to reproductive moral decision-making, and I think those who try to use it to deny women's reproductive freedom misuse it.
Yes, We Kenya!
Fellow of The National Academy of Public Administration and th...
President Obama dispatched Joe Biden to Kenya last month. Biden went there specifically to lobby for a new constitution for Kenya. Article 26 of that new constitution would repeal the country's long-standing pro-life law on abortion.
Let Down Again: Obama's FDA Fails to Advance New Emergency Contraception Rules
The FDA should stop dragging its' heels and make emergency contraception available over the counter to all women without restriction.
Lies, Damn Lies, and No Statistics About Health Reform
Health policy researcher and blogger
The blatant lies about health care reform are not even the most distressing. It's the more subtle distortions that cause the most harm -- the lies with a small grain of truth or logic within them.
Is George W. Bush Pro-Life?
Catholic Program Director
Former President George W. Bush receives a pro-life award this weekend from Legatus, an organization of Catholic business professionals. The honor raises an essential question: What does it mean to be pro-life?
Obama on Abortion Amendment: Don't Want to Change "Status Quo" (VIDEO)
"I wish we were having this conversation at the last part of this process but as your network and others have pointed out
Bachmann Repeats Sex Clinics In Schools Warning
As Bachmann sees it, the legislation being considered by Democrats in Congress would allow the government to grant abortions
No On Abortions, Yes On Bill, Says GOP Congressman Cao
Kathleen Wells, J.D.
Host of The Kathleen Wells Show, KCAAradio.com
"Basically, I do agree with the President that we need some kind of health care reform," says Anh in a Q and A. "Now, what kind of reform are we going to get? That is the question."
GOP Rep. Trent Franks Calls Obama "An Enemy Of Humanity"
A Republican member of the House of Representatives accused President Barack Obama of being "an enemy of humanity" during
House GOP Promotes Video Of Rep. Saying Obama's Mother Might Have Aborted Him
The other day, GOP Rep Todd Tiahrt sparked a firestorm by suggesting in a speech on the House floor that if the government
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