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Sex Ed-Less Commuting in Canada?

Riding the ferries in Vancouver? You’ll get free wi-fi but no sex-education.

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Rape Victims Aren’t Victims, According to Georgia Rep.

Rep. Bobby Franklin, a Republican in Georgia, has introduced a bill which would re-classify victims of rape, stalking and family violence to “accusers.”

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Afternoon Roundup: Virginia Votes Down A Heap of Anti-Choice Bills

What’s behind New York City’s abortion rate?; Virginia votes down a host of anti-abortion legislation; what’s behind the “nuisance” of a physician providing legal abortion care?; and more.

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No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion? A New Bill With An Old Face

Rep. Chris Smith’s bill may have the “forcible rape” language removed but the truth is he still wants millions of women to go without access to safe, legal abortion care: from women serving in the military to women who purchase their own private insurance coverage.

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Afternoon Roundup: Teen Birth Rate At All Time Low; Natural Childbirth is Moronic

Teen birth rate in the U.S. continues to decline; former anti-abortion leader/Catholic excorcist accused of “inappropriate relations” with women; Florida “Choose Life” law may be re-written; new Lifetime show presents natural chidlbirth as moronic; and the battle over homosexuality all over Africa.

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Testify: Washington Crisis Pregnancy Center Bill Receives Hearing

Today Washington State advocates for and against a bill mandating limited service pregnancy centers provide accurate, clear, honest and timely information about their services turned out by the hundreds. If the legislation passes, Washington State will become the first in the nation to legislate crisis pregnancy centers statewide.

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Pick-And-Choose Tax-Paying in Massachussetts?

A proposed bill in Massachussetts would allow tax-payers to “choose” not to fund abortion programs for low-income women but instead fund a public information campaign for the state’s Safe Haven law.

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Forget About Abortion, Let’s Focus on the Mental Health Effects of Pregnancy and Parenting

Enough with the studies on the adverse effects of abortion on mental health. If you’re really interested in helping women, study the mental health effects of pregnancy and parenthood.

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Afternoon Roundup: Media Matters Calls Live Action Video on PP a “Hoax”

A new study on abortion and male partners of women who access abortion; more on the video hoax perpetrated against Planned Parenthood; Iowa House passes same sex marriage ban; ane more.

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Afternoon Roundup: Utah Proposes All College Women Must Have Maternity Care Coverage

“#dearjohn” and Republican hypocrisy over rape and abortion; the rights of Egyptian women and girls in a post-revolution Egypt; and Utah’s unbelievable proposed bill for college-age women in the state.

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