Washington, DC (LiveActionFilms) –People’s babies don’t cease to exist when they die, whether in miscarriage or through the hand of an abortionist. They continue to exist. The life from Eden continues on even after the mortal frame returns to the earth from which we were taken. -Bob Vincent First Things recently published a story written […]
In 1996, Iran officially banned the sale of Barbie dolls, citing her “destructive cultural and social consequences” on its nation’s girls. But the girls did not want to stop playing with Barbie. In 2002, the country started production...Show More Summary
Why not earn your continuing legal education (CLE) credits while learning about recent developments in climate change law? Next Friday, March 14, 2014, the Emmett Center on Climate Change and the Environment at UCLA School of Law isShow More Summary
Alliance Defending Freedom issued two letters Thursday concerning Planned Parenthood’s involvement in sex education curricula that an Arizona school district has considered in recent weeks–curricula that, if adopted, would likely violate a state law that requires preference to be given to abstinence, childbirth, and adoption, not abortion. Show More Summary
This is a signal boost for the final week of the fundraiser for Marissa Alexander's legal fees to defend against Florida State Attorney Angela Corey's intent to seek 60 years of incarceration for her at retrial for firing a warning shot in self-defense.
Five-month-old Sebastian stopped breathing while in his aunt’s car during a traffic jam on the freeway last month and became unconscious. As Pamela Rauseo pulled over and screamed for someone to help her nephew, Sebastian, people came running to her aid — including a police officer and two firefighters. Sebastian, who suffers from respiratory problems […]
Well, this is a fun GIF. More terrible news from Texas: Three more reproductive health clinics have been forced to shut down. Since 2011, the number of abortion clinics has been cut by more than half–from 44 to 19. Women hold just 10 out of 160 head chef positions at 15 prominent US restaurant groups. [...]
Tough policies would truly change commuter habits, but we're barely seeing them.
Thu March 06, 2014 Inez Milholland: Muse and Warrior of the Suffragist Movement By Amy-Willard Cross Suffragist Inez Milholland rode a white horse through the 1913 Suffrage Parade. Her act of beauty and bravery inspired poets. And her...Show More Summary
The last thing you wanna hear is that one of the seven wonders of the world fell down because someone just HAD to write “Joey + Dawson 4ever.”
Today 78 countries around the world have laws that subject their citizens to severe criminal penalties for homosexuality. Such laws not only undermine human rights – they can also fuel discrimination, stigma, and even violence against people on the basis of their perceived sexual orientation and gender identities. And the impact of these laws can […]
A Democratic candidate for Congress is not drawing the kind of attention he wants for his campaign. Democrat Erick Wright has become the laughingstock of the Internet over his “Politics on the Throne” videos showing him ranting and raving about all sorts of political topics. Wright is set to run against Republican Martha Roby for […]
With a March 31, 2014, deadline impending for open enrollment in the insurance exchanges established by “The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act” (also known as Obamacare), the Robert Powell Center for Medical Ethics at the National Right to Life Committee today issued a new report, “The Affordable Care Act and Health Care Access in […]
Everything at Tesla seems to be full steam ahead, and their European front is no exception. Recently at the Geneva Motor Show they announced they will open over 30 new service centers and stores throughout the continent. Elon Musk noted...Show More Summary
Thu March 06, 2014 Perverted Justice: 'Upskirt' Photos Legal In Massachusetts By VITAMIN W Staff It's a horrible day for a woman to wear a skirt in Massachusetts. The state's highest court ruled this week that Michael Robertson did not...Show More Summary
In this deliciously rare clip, Octavia Butler talks about how she began writing science fiction in response to an absence of great storytelling she felt. After seeing a terrible sci fi film when she was 12, she explains, “I turned off the television and said to myself, I can write a better story than that.” Let [...]
International Women’s Day is also an occasion for global activists to focus world attention and rally together for the work that still needs to be done to combat gender discrimination.
In college, I knew girls who assigned themselves drunken alter egos based on Snow White’s seven dwarves: Happy, Sleepy, Grumpy, etc. The idea was that alcohol could reveal and intensify a person’s true character—“Happy,” for instance,...Show More Summary
Thu March 06, 2014 The Verdict is Out on Female and Non-White Judges By Susan Hagen Women and minority judicial nominees systematically receive lower ratings from the American Bar Association than male or white candidates, new research shows. Show More Summary
An exclusive sister-to-sister interview on environmental journalism, the dangers of fracking, and how to stop dad's snoring.