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The GOP debate in Iowa shockingly reveals the candidates are *completely* out of touch with women’s reality..

August 12, 2011


The GOP debate in Iowa reveals the candidates have no grasp of reproductive health « Dr. Jen Gunter.  I think, based on this years legislative sessions nationwide and the recent HHS ruling, it’s safe to say that abortion will be an even hotter topic than normal in the upcoming presidential race. Which is awesome in […]

Rick Perry and what’s wrong with us

August 10, 2011


If Rick Perry is seriously a presidential front-runner there’s something wrong with all of us – War Room – as if Rick Perry hasn’t already proven to be a wanker… The GOP “establishment” prefersthisevangelical nitwit with fringe tendencies tothatevangelical nitwit with fringe tendencies, sure. This Dominionist purposefully evoking some of the most radical far-right […]

Dems & Repubs: common prohibited activity = critical thinking

June 13, 2011


Viewpoints: Racist cartoon of Obama forces me to leave GOP – Sacramento Opinion – Sacramento Editorial | Sacramento Bee. This definitely needs to be filed under “good news”: Over the past two years, we have seen Republicans use long-held racist imagery in portrayals of Obama. The president has been depicted as a communist witch doctor, […]

real talk: wtf is wrong with the wisconsin gop?

June 11, 2011


Wis. GOPer Insists He Didn’t Know About Fake ‘Democrats’ Strategy For Recalls | TPMDC. As TPM has reported, Wisconsin Republicans have pushed a plan to frustrate Democratic efforts in the state Senate recalls by running fake Democratic candidates, thus forcing primaries and delaying the general elections from July to August. This kind of bullshit is […]

an old article re: sarah palin & the women’s movement

May 10, 2011


Turning the women’s movement on its head | The Honolulu Advertiser | Hawaii’s Newspaper. I stumbled upon this article whilst looking up significant moments in the women’s movement (specifically the battered women’s movement) here in Hawaii.  I read A LOT of articles about Sarah Palin and feminism and how she’s harmful or helpful to the […]

An EPIC & PERSONAL take on the politics playing out

May 3, 2011


Cutting Planned Parenthood and Fixing the World — Feministe. It’s so wonderfully worded. this young woman is a bad ass.  If she was 21 I’d want to take her to a bar. This isn’t abstract or distant or irrelevant to my life; it’s real and it’s scary and it’s fucking disgusting. The fact that the […]