Pro-Choice?

Sign the petition. And if you’ve had an abortion, tell you story. Women standing up and talking about their abortions has been an incredibly important part of the reproductive rights movement. Gloria Steinem often tells the story of covering a…

Friday Random Ten

The day late and a dollar short edition. It wasn’t my fault. I was meeting Hillary Clinton.* 1. Hot Hot Heat – Save us S.O.S. 2. Tori Amos and Maynard – Muhammad My Friend 3. Ani Difranco – In or…

Hot Preggo Chicks Sell You Beer

via Feministing, I ran across these images of sexy pregnant women being used in advertising — for cars and non-acoholic beer. Of course, these pregnant women are still skinny everywhere but their tummies, and apparently have no stretchmarks or swollen…

Texas Birth Control Massacre

“That’s why I make the comparison between dead Jews and dead babies.” No, really: Straight from the horse’s mouth: Anti-choicers aren’t just focusing on abortion. They’re going after your birth control pills, too. And they’re more than happy to use…

A Distinction with a Difference

Amp posted the Cisgendered Privilege Checklist, and it and its comments section are an interesting read. Before I get into it, I want to highlight this comment, which is annoying: 10) I do not have to worry that someone wants…