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An Evangelical “Christian’s” Nighttime Prayer

poem

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The President’s Speech: What Took So Long?

There was more to the President’s speech than denials of inclusion of illegal immigrants and denials of those denials. The speech was the sort of thing supporters of health care reform wish we’d heard months ago from the President.

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World Congress of Families Gathers in “Bastion of Anti-family Policies”

Right-wing groups, claiming that the “natural family” is under attack by a “terrible cloud of ideologies, “feminism” and “secular liberalism” meet in Amsterdam to plan their strategies.

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Hate Speech Brings Down a Bull Moose










Alexander Sanger, Chair of the International Planned Parenthood Council
and grandson of Margaret Sanger, founder of the birth control movement more
than eighty years ago,
discusses the murder of Dr. George
Tiller and criticizes Right Wing talk shows, such as the O’Reilly Factor, for
providing a justification for Tiller’s murder.  He writes that: t
hose defending or excusing the murder of Dr. Tiller
adduce a perverse variation on the civil obedience argument of Gandhi and King
and Thoreau—murder for a higher principle. They press that principle further
to say that it was necessary to kill the doctor in order to save lives—the
lives of unborn children he might have aborted.  This is to adapt the
Hiroshima/Nagasaki Greater Good justification (we dropped the bombs to end the
war to save American and Japanese lives, as many as a million and more) to the
abortion issue…

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Stop the Presses: Sotomayor “PMS” Watch Begins

Former Nixon associate says: "Let’s hope that the key conferences aren’t when she’s
menstruating or something, or just before she’s going to menstruate.
That would really be bad."

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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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Say It Aint So, Joe! Will Scarborough “Savage” McCain’s Ties to Terrorists?

Joe Scarborough has a good point about being able to criticize Obama without charges of racism. He also has the opportunity to prove his point right now.

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McCain Palling Around with Militant Anti-Abortion Activists?

Right Wing Watch reports today on Senator McCain’s ties to militant anti-abortion activists.

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Passing the Buck, Still Spreading Lies

Anti-contraception activists use email forwards to spread lies and misleading scare stories about birth control.

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