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Colorado House Passes “Personhood” Bill Despite Widespread Public Opposition

Gals, in the eyes of Colorado Assistant House Majority Leader Mark Waller, when it comes to fertilized eggs as people, women are toast. His comment on the bill he just passed through the House? “The goal of this bill is not to protect women. The goal of this bill is to protect unborn children.”  Ya know, Mark… we kinda got that message.

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Like a Bad Horror Movie, “Egg-As-Person” Ballot Amendment Back In Colorado Again. And Again.

Personhood Colorado makes yet another go at establishing full rights of “personhood” for  fertilized eggs.

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BeforePlay: New Website Gets Young Adults in Colorado Talking About Sexual Health

Young adults (18 to 29) in Colorado are the target of a new website designed to provide information on contraception and STD prevention,  help them locate resources in their area, and get them talking about sexual health.  

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How Is Standing In A Driveway Not Impeding Access?

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A judge in Colorado is determining whether an anti-choice protester has gone too far by standing in the driveway of a clinic when handing out leaflets.

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Scouting a New Path: Girl Scouts of America Creates Inclusive Gender Policy

I know for a fact that I will be doubling my order of Thin Mints this year in support of a national organization that welcomes, supports, and empowers all girls.

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Colorado Board Approves Ballot Initiative for Third Attempt at Egg-as-Person Law

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And the third attempt to pass an “egg as person” amendment in Colorado is underway.

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Will Colorado Politicians Who Supported “Personhood” in 2010 Be Back at It Again?

In Colorado, some of the highest-ranking GOP politicians in the state are personhood backers, even though the measure was shot down badly both here in 2008 and again in 2010. Will the same politicians who backed the personhood amendment last year jump on board again, now that personhood backers have announced plans to place the measure on the 2012 election ballot in Colorado?

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She was 16

There was not question in my mind about what I had to do. “I’m pregnant and I can’t have this baby…” She said with a tremble in her voice. I looked into her eyes, embraced her with understanding and love.

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Weekly Pulse: What Do GOP Gains Mean for Health Care? Abortion Rights?

As a group, the eight ultra-radical, anti-choice Republican Senate candidates had mixed results last night. Three wins, two sure losses, and three likely losses that haven’t been definitively called.

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Weekly Pulse: What Do GOP Gains Mean for Health Care? Abortion Rights?

As a group, the eight ultra-radical, anti-choice Republican Senate candidates had mixed results last night. Three wins, two sure losses, and three likely losses that haven’t been definitively called.

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