women's healthcare

Colbert 'Salutes' Galapagos Sen. McConnell For Attempting To Stop Contraceptive Mandate

After Republicans shamelessly took one more vote to repeal the Affordable Care Act on the eve of the contraceptive mandate among other health care coverage for women going into effect, Stephen Colbert had some fun with Mitch McConnell and Rush Limbaugh. Be afraid, there are suddenly going to be sex-crazed women all over America running to Planned Parenthood to get their free government contraceptives, who can't control their "birth control induced sex cravings."

Questions And Anger When 29-Year-Old Homeless Woman Dies In Jail

In the video above, you'll see a 29-year-old woman die alone on the cold, concrete floor of a jail cell after pleading with hospital staff and police for help. She had already been to two other hospitals seeking help for the pain after what she thought was triggered by a sprained ankle. On her last day alive, she finally complained about her and refused to leave the hospital. The hospital had her arrested.

Some Papers Won't Be Running 'Doonesbury' This Week

Political comic strip Doonesbury will feature an abortion storyline this week that focuses on the new Texas law requiring pregnant women to receive a transvaginal ultrasound and then wait 24 hours before having an abortion. The subject matter