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On Our Radar – Emily Letts – Yet Another Courageous Shero In The War On Women

by Jean Ann Esselink ● 10:39 AM June 1, 2014
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She wanted to show women “abortion isn’t scary, and that there is such a thing as a positive abortion story,” so she taped her own procedure. Today the courage of Emily Letts is On Our Radar

Elections

In The War On Women, ‘Abortion Barbie’ Posters Target Wendy Davis

by Jean Ann Esselink ● 2:24 PM May 23, 2014
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Thing got nasty in the Texas governor’s race this week, as opponents of Wendy Davis unveiled an “Abortion Barbie” poster in the state senator’s likeness.

Civil Rights

On Our Radar – Who’s Your Choice For Most Despicable Politician In America?

by Jean Ann Esselink ● 5:00 PM May 18, 2014
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One with no scruples. One mean-spirited. One un-American. Today, the competition for the most despicable politician in the country is On Our Radar.

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Virginia Governor McAuliffe Begins Reversal Of Cuccinelli-Era Abortion Rules

by Jean Ann Esselink ● 2:21 PM May 14, 2014
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Virginia’s governor, Terry McAuliffe, has begun the process of reversing new abortion clinic requirements that threaten to close women’s clinics in the state.

Healthcare

Equal Justice Under Law – Women’s Access To Contraception Is Under Attack

by Guest Author ● 2:54 PM May 7, 2014
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Guest Author Lon Newman, the Director of Public Affairs of Family Planning Health Services in Wisconsin, reports on his visit to Washington in support of women’s access to contraception.

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The Las Vegas Police Go Into The Teen Slut Shaming Business

by Jean Ann Esselink ● 12:55 PM May 5, 2014
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The Las Vegas Police Department hosted a “Choose Purity” event this weekend, aimed at keeping the teen girls of the city virgins.

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Google Takes Down Misleading Right-Wing ‘Crisis Pregnancy Center’ Ads

by Jean Ann Esselink ● 1:23 PM April 29, 2014
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Google has agreed to end “Crisis Pregnancy Center” ads that promise abortion services but instead attempt to talk women into continuing their pregnancies.

Civil Rights

Federal Court Strikes Down ‘Fetal Heartbeat’ Abortion Restriction

by Jean Ann Esselink ● 11:43 AM April 17, 2014
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Judge Daniel Hovland calls North Dakota’s ban on abortion at six weeks “a blatant violation of the constitutional guarantees afforded to all women.”

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Keep Your Word Alabama State Representative Alvin Holmes! Pay The $100,000

by Jean Ann Esselink ● 10:11 AM April 11, 2014
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Alvin Holmes bet $100,000 no one could show him a “whole bunch” of white parents who adopted black kids. Faces of Families did. Now he needs to pay up.

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West Virginia Governor Vetoes Twenty-Week Abortion Bill

by Jean Ann Esselink ● 10:55 AM April 1, 2014
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Calling the restriction “unconstitutional”, West Virginia Governor Earl Ray Tomblin has vetoed a bill to restrict abortions to the first 20 weeks.

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Chase Refuses To Process Payments For Condoms

by Jean Ann Esselink ● 3:02 PM March 27, 2014
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I have a sincere moral objection to executions. Can I stop paying my federal taxes?

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Texans Rally to Protect Girl Scouts From Waco Wackos

by Jean Ann Esselink ● 1:14 PM February 18, 2014
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A right-wing boycott of Girl Scout Cookies has Texas news outlets taking sides – they’re backing the scouts and urging readers to buy cookies.

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Thomas Roberts Likes Women – And I Like Him Back

by Jean Ann Esselink ● 11:15 AM January 24, 2014
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Today, gay pundit Thomas Roberts showed himself to be a chivalrous knight in shining armor, defending the damsels Mike Huckabee put in distress.

Elections

Cuccinelli Throws Tantrum Over McAuliffe’s Promise To Keep Women’s Clinics Open

by Jean Ann Esselink ● 1:26 PM January 8, 2014
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As one of his last acts in office, Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli wrote a six page screed on why Governor McAuliffe doesn’t have the power to keep women’s clinics open.