women's rights

GOP Lawmaker: Equal Pay And Minimum Wage Bills Make Women Look Like Whiners
In this candidate's mind, women who expect equality are not to be respected. Read more...
Open Thread - Int'l Women's Day
Progress for women is progress for all. Read more...
Do Women Deserve Rights?
Women's rights? What are those? Do women even deserve rights because, I mean, they always need a man to make decisions, right? Read more...
Unholy Marriage Of Libertarians, Religious Right Takes Toll
The battleground on women is taking place in the states, with help from libertarians and free marketeers. Read more...
A New Catholic Century?
If the Catholic Church is to remain relevant in a rapidly evolving world, and ever does evolve from its antiquated authoritarian, misogynistic, and hypocritical views to a Church truly devoted to human welfare and compassion, it won’t be because of popes like Francis, no matter how ‘progressive’ he seems compared to his predecessors. It will be feminist geniuses like Sister Teresa Forcades that drag it kicking and screaming into the 21st century. Read more...

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As the House prepares to debate outlawing all abortions after 20 weeks, Texas Republican Michael Burgess has come out with possibly the most bizarre case for fetal sentience yet. Read more...
Arizona’s abortion law is unconstitutional, according to a federal appeals court. Read more...
Is the war on women ramping up? Restrictive abortion laws emerge in several states. Read more...
From this Monday's Andrea Mitchell Reports, Rep. Marsha Blackburn did her part to make sure that the Republican party remains the "stupid party." I don't think remarks like this are going to help them much with making inroads with women and minority voters. Read more...
On Liberty Counsel’s “Faith and Freedom” radio show Sunday, host Mat Staver honored the 40th anniversary of Roe v. Wade by likening federal funding for Planned Parenthood to “enriching Hitler.” Read more...