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These unsung heroes of the NICU help premature babies just by holding them

“Baby cuddlers” comfort tiny, often premature babies at various neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) across the country. Their unique calling has been the focus of many news reports, because, to many parents and hospital staffers, these volunteers are heroes. Show More Summary

Cincinnati Startup Shows What Gentrification Looks Like When Locals Benefit

In business, there’s too much emphasis on the buildings (the brick) and not enough on the people,” says the cofounders of Mortar. "We believe people are the mortar that holds communities together."

David Daleiden: Now We Know Planned Parenthood Illegally Sold Aborted Baby Parts. Here’s How

Last weekend, the Orange County District Attorney’s office in southern California completed the first successful prosecution of a major node in Planned Parenthood’s alleged baby body parts network: Sister companies DaVinci Biosciences...Show More Summary

Activist DeRay Mckesson Sues Judge Jeanine Pirro and Her Employer, Fox News, for Defamation

Pirro may host a show called Justice, but she's not above the cable news channel's race-baiting ways. And it might cost her. The post Activist DeRay Mckesson Sues Judge Jeanine Pirro and Her Employer, Fox News, for Defamation appeared first on Rewire.

Alabama’s Effort to Suppress Black Vote Couldn’t Prevent Huge Turnout

Decades trying to stop African Americans from voting backfired, but Alabama needs to improve access to the ballot Some 1.3 million Alabamians – more than twice as many who voted in the primary – turned out to vote in Tuesday’s special election to fill the U.S. Show More Summary

Harlem-Roscoe Firefighters Lauded for Saving Dog and Man Who Fell Through Ice

A Compassionate Fire Department Award is on its way from PETA to the Harlem-Roscoe Fire Protection District, which sprang into action on Monday when a dog named Chewy fell... The post Harlem-Roscoe Firefighters Lauded for Saving Dog and Man Who Fell Through Ice appeared first on PETA.

Whoopi Goldberg on Planned Parenthood “No One is Harvesting Baby Parts”

In November 2015, Whoopi Goldberg and Joy Behar at The View rudely shut down then-presidential candidate Carly Fiorina, insisting that she was lying when she stated that Planned Parenthood had admitted to harvesting baby parts from aborted fetuses. On Friday, in a development which is predictably failing to get the media visibility it deserves, Orange County’s […]

Six Anti-Choice, Anti-LGBTQ Doozies From Disgraced GOP Representative Trent Franks

Trent Franks compared abortion care to slavery and suggested that pro-choice policies hurt more Black children than slavery had. The post Six Anti-Choice, Anti-LGBTQ Doozies From Disgraced GOP Representative Trent Franks appeared first on Rewire.

BREAKING: Anti-LGBTQ Judicial Nominee Will Not Be Confirmed Following Months of Opposition from HRC

Today, HRC claimed victory as Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley announced that Jeff Mateer, a radical anti-LGBTQ judicial nominee, would not be confirmed for a seat on the federal bench. Since the day the Trump-Pence...Show More Summary

Planned Parenthood’s ‘3%’ claim debunked again

At The Federalist, former Planned Parenthood director Abby Johnson, founder of abortion worker outreach And Then There Were None, writes about attending a women’s conference in Detroit, Michigan earlier in 2017. She says the conference...Show More Summary

Pro-choice panel: ‘Majority of what they do’ at Planned Parenthood is abortion

At The Federalist, former Planned Parenthood director Abby Johnson, founder of abortion worker outreach And Then There Were None, writes about having recently attended a women’s conference in Detroit, Michigan, which she says was “sponsored...Show More Summary

Foundation that made billions from fraud gives millions to Planned Parenthood

A foundation whose billions reportedly came as a result of distributions from hedge fund manager Bernard “Bernie” L. Madoff, who operated a Ponzi scheme (defined as “a fraudulent investment operation where the operator, an individual...Show More Summary

Two Companies That Sold Aborted Baby Parts for Planned Parenthood Forced to Close Down

In what is the first successful prosecution in the scandal involving Planned Parenthood, the abortion industry, and the sale of aborted baby parts, two companies that sold aborted baby parts for the nation’s biggest abortion company have been forced to close down. The two California-based companies reached a settlement with the Orange County District Attorney’s […]

Women call late-term abortion doctor ‘very condescending and suspicious’

For years, abortionist Warren Hern has attempted to convince the media that, despite committing late-term abortions, he is an example of what a “good” abortion doctor should look like. However, recent reviews published online by alleged...Show More Summary

‘I Am Not Hopeful At All’: More DACA Recipients Share Their Stories

"Waking every day is both a miracle that we haven't died and exhausting just thinking of what’s yet to come." The post ‘I Am Not Hopeful At All’: More DACA Recipients Share Their Stories appeared first on Rewire.

#AM_Equality Tipsheet: December 8, 2017

HRC RELEASES ANNUAL BUYER’S GUIDE JUST IN TIME FOR HOLIDAY SHOPPING: The Buying for Workplace Equality guide helps equality-minded shoppers stand with companies who stand with the LGBTQ community. It provides invaluable consumer information...Show More Summary

Women pressured to abort at Planned Parenthood to meet abortion “quota”

Planned Parenthood promotes itself as a champion of “women’s health” but it is really a chain of abortion facilities that occasionally does other things. A video Live Action released in September 2017 debunks the often repeated claim...Show More Summary

Video: ‘Howl’ Can You Resist? Check Out These Compassionate Holiday Gifts!

It’s time to find the purrfect gift for your loved ones, including animal companions, and a new holiday video from PETA—starring some of the dogs who come to work... The post Video: ‘Howl’ Can You Resist? Check Out These Compassionate Holiday Gifts! appeared first on PETA.

How Feminist Porn Is Traversing the Mainstream

Porn is powerful, but mainstream porn can often exploit and ignore ethical values. Now, a new wave of feminist porn, following in the footsteps of 1980s trailblazers, is serving as the lodestar for consent—for representing safe, communicative sex. The post How Feminist Porn Is Traversing the Mainstream appeared first on Rewire.

These Models Were ‘Skinned Alive’ to Make a Point About Fur (VIDEO)

You'll never look at fur coats the same way again after you see this graphic video in which humans are caged on 'fur farms.' The post These Models Were ‘Skinned Alive’ to Make a Point About Fur (VIDEO) appeared first on PETA.

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