Daily Archives: January 20, 2011

What Kermit Gosnell tells us about late-term abortion

Absolutely nothing. No, really. Contrary to what Great Moral Authority On Abortion William Saletan has to say about the matter, I think we’re all pretty well agreed that if the charges against Kermit Gosnell are true, then dude is a … Continue reading

Posted in Law, Reproductive Rights | Tagged , | 42 Comments

Meet the Foreskin Restoration Movement

I think the title pretty much sums it up, right? But it’s an interesting and well-balanced article.

Posted in Gender, Health | Tagged | 63 Comments

Pregnant woman kicked out of a bar for being pregnant

Your weekly dose of “God Bless the ACLU”: We’re all aware of the stigma about drinking during pregnancy. Every bar in America is adorned with a sign warning pregnant women of the dangers of alcohol while pregnant. But at a … Continue reading

Posted in Discrimination, Gender, Law, Pregnancy | Tagged | 24 Comments

You know what must be nice?

Having a life like this: But they also say it’s hard to justify dumping a can of mystery meat for Bo while the rest of the family is sitting down to grass-fed osso buco with a side of biodynamic polenta. … Continue reading

Posted in Animals, Class, Food, Media & Media Literacy | Tagged , , | 52 Comments

Feministe’s Next Top Troll: Last Chance to Vote in Round 1

All of the Top Trolls of 2010 have been set loose, and it’s time to start narrowing them down. Get your Round 1 votes in soon, because polls will close and Round 2 will start early next week. So vote … Continue reading

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