Proposed changes to abortion law are not wanted by the people of Northern Ireland nor by their elected representatives, said SPUC Northern Ireland. SPUC Northern Ireland was responding to reports today that David Ford, Northern Ireland’s justice minister, is to launch a consultation on whether Northern Ireland’s abortion law should be changed to allow abortion […]
China’s top filmmaker has released an open letter on his blog admitting he and his wife have three children. Why the fuss? Their two sons and daughter were not pre-approved by family planning officials. Zhang Yimou and his wife “sincerely apologize to the public for the negative impact this event has caused.” Officials had dispatched […]
Matilda still can't stop thinking about Tony. Wondering where he could be, who he is with, what is he thinking, is he thinking of her, and whether he'll ever return someday...As always, please feel welcome and encouraged to share pix of the fuzzy, feathered, or scaled members of your family in comments.
Thu December 05, 2013 Volunteering for a Day and Beyond: It's all in the Family To celebrate International Volunteer Day, VITAMIN W's Editor Amy-Willard Cross reflects on her own experience volunteering. What will you do today to make the world a better place? Having a family is the ultimate volunteer activity. Show More Summary
A 92-page motion was filed on December 3 with the Kansas Supreme Court on behalf of former Kansas Attorney General Phill Kline asking for a rehearing of an ethics case against him or a modification of the Court’s ruling that indefinitely suspended his license to practice law. The motion, filed by Tom Condit, challenged the […]
Not great news for the planet or for the pigs.
A pro-abortion group is facing a lawsuit for posting private, confidential contact information of pro-life advocates online who protest or offer abortion alternatives at local abortion clinics. Attorney Steven Tiedemann has filed three...Show More Summary
Do it. It’s okay. As long as you are thoughtful about it, there is no reason that a regift or recycled gift can’t be a wonderful, meaningful gift
One woman recalled how members of the Congolese army threatened to kill her if she continued to denounce rape and sexual violence committed by the national army.
[Content note: body policing, fat phobia, eating disorders, dehumanization] It's finally here: a confirmation that Wonder Woman will appear in a Batman/Superman movie, as Liss noted earlier. And we now know that Gal Gadot will be playing her. Show More Summary
Debora Spar is the president of Barnard College, a women’s undergraduate college affiliated with Columbia University. Since her arrival at the College, Spar has been a vocal proponent of women’s education and leadership, spearheading...Show More Summary
I’m a Communication Design student and for a recent Feminist & Gender Studies class, I was asked to produce a ‘Public Gender Intervention’ project: so I designed this info-graphic flowchart called, “Can You Tell Just by Looking?”. The...Show More Summary
Salt-N-Pepa: "Push It"
Obamacare will fund abortions, is funding the Planned Parenthood abortion business, and is already rationing health care for millions of Americans. never mind that, says one MSNBC host, God supports it. According to liberal Ed Schultz: “I’ll tell you what I think God thinks of the Affordable Care Act: it’s a big amen.” CLICK LIKE […]
Disney superstar Joe Jonas of the Jonas Brothers sat down for a candid interview with New York Magazine where he describes what it was like to become famous through the Disney machine and how he and his brothers each dealt with it. There are also shocking (or not so much) confessions about drug use with […]
Millions of Americans are still suffering the effects of the subprime mortgage meltdown. More than four million homeowners have been foreclosed upon already, and nearly 11 million are "underwater," that is, they owe more on their mortgages than their homes are worth. Show More Summary
On Thursday, the administration released an executive order directing the federal government to triple its use of renewable energy by 2020, which would bring the government’s renewable energy usage to 20 percent. The post Obama Executive Order: Federal Government Must Triple Renewable Energy In 7 Years appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Thu December 05, 2013 Block that Sperm: New Hope for Male Birth Control Pill By Courtney Karayannis A new way to block the transportation of sperm during ejaculation may lead to a contraceptive for men. Scientists say that complete male...Show More Summary
While families were gathered around their tables on Thanksgiving Day, Planned Parenthood reached directly into homes across the nation, stealing the attention of teens and turning it toward the perverse world of Planned Parenthood. Planned Parenthood Info for Teens featured a do-it-yourself condom turkey meme on Thanksgiving. Show More Summary
n a day and age where the fertility industry has produced birth with multiple children — as many as eight in some cases as multiple human embryos are implanted — the birth of natural-born triplets is increasingly rare. However, a couple in northern California have been blessed with a rare set of identical triplets, conceived […]