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A Wink and a Nod: Anti-Choice Laws Invite Anti-Choice Harassment and Terrorism

In addition to imposing unnecessary and damaging limits and requirements on women’s medical care, do anti-abortion laws contribute to a social climate in which it is acceptable to terrorize me, my colleagues, and our patients?

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Catholic Bishops-Supported Anti-Choice Ballot Initiative in Florida Angers Other Faith Leaders

Photo: Meghan Anderson-Colangelo/sxc.hu. via The Sun Sentinel.

Voters will decide in November whether to create parental consent requirements for teens seeking an abortion.

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Marco Rubio Seeks to Deny Disabled Women Full Access to Reproductive Health Care

A rare bipartisan effort underway in the Senate—to ratify a United Nations treaty on disability rights—has become the latest target of politicians who would like to undermine a woman’s ability to make personal health care decisions.

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Primary Day (Again): The Best of the Rest of the Winners and Losers

Alan Quist. Think Progress.

Although the Wisconsin senate race was the big draw, there are more winners and losers to look at from yesterday’s primary.

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Cliff Stearns Too Busy Trying to Attack Women To Remember To Campaign In The Primary

Cliff Stearns. Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call File Photo.

I’m sure the Susan B. Anthony List can find him a job somewhere.

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The Radical Right-Wing Woman: The New Face Of Anti-Choice Extremist Politicians

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It used to be that not allowing rape and incest exceptions was extreme.  But new anti-choice candidate are now demanding bans on abortion to protect the life of the mother.

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When Did Laws Start Cracking Down on Rape VICTIMS?

Rachel Maddow calls out Mitt Romney for vague stance on abortion in cases of rape and incest, as the Republican Party’s attitude towards victims changed dramatically just over the last few years.

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Gov. Rick Scott: We Are Not Going to Implement Obamacare in Florida

Gov. Rick Scott claims that the costs of Obamacare will hurt Florida and how he is working to stop it. 

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It’s Time to Recommit to Family Planning in the United States

It’s time to set aside politics and recommit ourselves – as a city, a state and a nation – to family planning and sexual health. As recently as the 1980s, these were civic ideals that united us. If the global community can revive them in 2012, so can we.

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In Victory for Women, Federal Judge Dismisses Lawsuit Against Birth Control Mandate

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A federal judge today dismissed the lawsuit filed by seven states attorneys general seeking to block the birth control mandate, the requirement under health reform that all insurance policies provide contraception without a co-pay.

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