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The Koch Brothers and Kansans for Life: The Alliance That Killed the Kansas Moderate

David and Charles Koch Robert Greenwald/Koch Brothers Exposed

The energy behind a fundamentalist g-force in Kansas politics is being supplied by the Koch brothers, the Chamber of Commerce and, of course, the ever present influence and drive of the anti-choice groups within the state.

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Co-Opting of Jewish History and Faith Hits All Time Low in Planning of Wichita Anti-Choice Memorial

Wichita’s “pro-life memorial” will also include 60 crosses “symbolizing 60 million abortions” and will be a part of the same memorial as the Jewish Wailing Wall. Radical anti-choice terrorists are increasingly co-opting Jewish symbolism to further their agenda despite the vociferous objections of Jewish leaders.

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Planned Parenthood Files Motion Questioning Medical Relevancy of Anti-Choice Witnesses

In the motion, Planned Parenthood is attempting to force the prosecution to take into consideration standard care and best practice as viewed through the modern, professional lens of abortion care.  This motion stands as a direct challenge to the anti-choice practice of habitually and flagrantly calling medical ideologues “experts” and pointing to two-bit, outdated, non-peer reviewed studies as “science”.

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In Kansas, Your Barber Is Free From “Unnecessary” Regulations, But Your Vagina is Not

Governor Brownback is protecting a person’s right to give a cut and a clean shave without the interference of needless government intrusion…but will continue to regulate women’s vaginas.

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Will Kansas Become the First State Unable to Train and Accredit New OB-GYNs?

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Today, the accreditation of KU Med School continues to hang in the balance at the hands of people who are supposedly advocating for the health of women and babies, yet somehow fail to see the disconnect in their mission that occurs as the result of a lack of trained ob-gyns within their state. 

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Kansans for Life Attempting to End Abortion Training In Kansas Med Schools

The possible loss of KU Med School’s accreditation is not an “unintended consequence”…it is very much intended and in the same spirit that the Foxx Amendment was passed in the US House last year.

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A Legislative Showdown Over Abortion in Kansas May Cost KU Med School Its Accreditation, and More

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The most sweeping anti-choice bill in the nation, a 68 page monstrosity currently being considered by the Kansas House Federal and State Affairs Committee, is about to become the center of showdown over the legitimacy of Kansas University Medical School programs.

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Medical License of Dr. Tiller’s Colleague Ordered Revoked

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The Operation Rescue dance on Dr. Tiller’s grave continues in Kansas.  This time in the form of a celebratory jig performed in their perceived triumph over an administrative judge’s ruling issuing an order of revocation of the license of Dr. Ann Kristen Neuhaus. 

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Afternoon Roundup: Wall Street Journal FAIL

The Wall Street Journal FAIL on federal funding for abortion; planned homebirth and ACOG; Kansas’ new abortion reporting bureacracy; and expanding family planning for more Americans is (surprise!) a tremendous benefit to women’s health.

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