After Susan G. Komen Debacle, Senators Launch Women’s Rights Campaign

By Mike McAuliff, Huffington Post First Posted: 02/ 8/2012 10:38 am Updated: 02/ 8/2012 11:43 am WASHINGTON — Inspired by the backlash over the brief attempt by Susan G. Komen for the Cure to cut funding for Planned Parenthood, a group of senators Wednesday… Continue Reading

Susan G. Komen’s Act of Cowardice

By Amanda Marcotte  –  |  Posted Tuesday, Jan. 31, 2012, at 6:24 PM ET In a shocking move Tuesday afternoon, Susan G. Komen for the Cure, the country’s most famous breast cancer charity, pulled its grants for breast-cancer screenings from Planned Parenthood. Komen… Continue Reading

39 years of Roe v. Wade: Here’s to many more

I wrote this post as part of NARAL Pro-Choice America’s 2012 “Blog for Choice Day” – click the link for more entries. On Friday I attended the St. Louis Freedom of Choice Council‘s celebration of the 39th anniversary of Roe… Continue Reading

Cantor vows to defund Planned Parenthood

Thanks to @TrustWomen for bringing this Roll Call article to my attention. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor spoke last week at the Values Voter Summit in Washington, D.C. He gave the predictable “pro-liberty, anti-taxes” talking points and criticized President Obama’s… Continue Reading