“What’s the Role of Religion in Reducing the Need for/Number of Abortions?”
Even the name conjures a mythic villain in a comic book battle of good mommies versus bad: Octo-Mom. I’m talking about the Los Angeles-area woman who had octuplets after already having had six children. She’s been demonized as the ultimate… Read more ›
Roe V. Wade is 35 years old today. Salon.com has a roundtable discussion where reproductive rights activists weigh in on the state of Roe v. Wade. There’s also an interview with Dr. Susan Wicklund, a doctor who’s written about her… Read more ›
Wow. I’m floored by the information in this article, about (mostly) christian men who are suffering “post-abortion trauma” after their partners have gotten abortions.
I nominate Cecilia Fire Thunder for an Everyday Genius Award. She’s starting up a Planned Parenthood on the Oglala Sioux reservation, sovereign territory where the laws of the state of South Dakota have no jurisdiction. As president of the Pine… Read more ›