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Roe Protects the Full Range of Pregnant Women’s Rights

Will the Senate Judiciary Committee ask Sotomayor about her position on Roe‘s role in protecting all the rights of pregnant women?

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VIDEO: Chomsky and Singer Discuss Abortion

In a video posted yesterday on Milk and Cookies featuring clips from the 2006 Tony Kaye documentary "Lake of Fire," Noam Chomsky and Peter Singer discuss the ethics of the abortion debate.

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Disappointed In Time

A few disappointments with Time Magazine’s coverage of Dr. Tiller’s assasination and Joe Klein”s interpretation of a Gallup poll.

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The Public’s Right to Know

The public may never know whether Obama’s Supreme Court nominee is committed to privacy rights because of the conspiracy of silence that governs judicial nominations.

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Switching Sides: Arlen Spector Says Republicans Have Moved Too Far To The Right

Calling out the Republican party for their overly conservative leanings, Senator Arlen Spector of Pennsylvania decides to become a Democrat.

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People Who Are Refused Reproductive Health Care Can’t Always “Just Go Someplace Else”!

Jill Morrison writes in her reader diary: Real people can suffer real harms as a result of religious refusals. Next time someone asks the question “What’s the big deal?” — make sure you’re prepared to tell them.

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Chilean Woman Living with HIV Sterilized Without Consent

After a year of unsuccessful lawsuits, a woman living with HIV and sterilized without her consent filed a complaint against Chile before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights.

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Moldovan Woman in Prison for Having an Abortion: European Court of Human Rights to Review

A young pregnant woman in Moldova is jailed for undergoing an abortion, denied adequate health care, and subject to discrimination and humiliation by male guards in prison. Human rights groups have filed a complaint on her behalf.

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VIDEO: Bristol Palin’s Voice, Choice and the Spin-Cycle: Olbermann and Flanders Teeter Along a Fine Line

Bristol Palin has guts.  Can we "hear" her without "spinning" her?

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A New Dawn in Bolivia: Constitution Extends New Protections for Women

Bolivia’s brand-new constitution protects women from physical and sexual violence, guarantees pay equity and extends certain reproductive rights to women.

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