Category Archives: Politics & Protest

Would u like to be “Legitimately” raped?

I am sure most of you were aware of the outrageous comment that senatorial candidate from Missouri, Todd Akin (R), made in August of last year. In an interview he was asked whether abortion should be legal in cases of … Continue reading

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No one wants to talk about this (part two)…but everyone should be.

Seven days. That’s how long it took Savita Halappanavar to die. She arrived at Galway University Hospital in Ireland with severe pain.  She was 17 weeks pregnant and doctors confirmed she was miscarrying.  The problem was that even though the … Continue reading

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The Color of Indifference

A woman is physically abused every nine seconds in the United States.  Every day, four women die of injuries from domestic abuse, which is also the leading cause of injuries to women.  One out of every four women will experience … Continue reading

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Equality for All Chests

Have you ever wondered why it’s ok for men to not wear shirts? The constitution states that every citizen should be treated equally so why do we leave it in the states hands to determine whether women must cover up … Continue reading

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No one wants to talk about this, but…

There is a certain regression going on in women’s rights that should not even be an issue in the 21st century. But this isn’t about what my views or your views are, this is about choice slowly but surely being … Continue reading

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Presidential Election Turns Into Gender Issues…

The photo is linked to the NY Times… Republicans acuse Obama of have a “war on women.” Interesting that our potential leaders resort to spinning data into a gender battle in order to gain votes!  

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Mr. Gay World!!!

Article here. It’s not a beauty pageant. The gay community is looking for a representative… and they found one after hosting the first Mr. Gay World (like Miss Universe, speaking of which I hope Miss transgender Canada wins)! “This is … Continue reading

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