· · · · · 

“No on Anti-Choice Amendment 6:” The Right Move for Florida

Amendment 6 is an attack on reproductive rights. It would change the Florida Constitution to outlaw public funding for abortion except in cases of rape, incest, or where the life of the mother is affected.

· · · · · 

Florida Arsonist Gets Ten Years for Pensacola Clinic Firebombing

Photo: PNJ File Photo.

Rogers burned down the American Family Planning Clinic on New Year’s Day. Now he will serve ten years in prison.

· · · · · 

Florida Supreme Court Battle Could Set Dangerous Political Precedent

photo courtesy of Dawn Endico via Flickr

Increasingly conservatives are targeting state court elections as a way to advance their anti-equality agenda.

· · · · · 

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?

· · · · · 

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.

· · · · · 

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.

· · · · · 

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.

· · · · · 

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.

· · · · · 

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

Marisha Agana. [img src]

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.

· · · · · 

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.

· · · · ·