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Oklahoma Advances Bill Requiring Male Permission for Abortions

Oklahoma Advances Bill Requiring Male Permission for Abortions

The Oklahoma state legislature has advanced a bill — authored by a Republican man who believes women’s bodies are mere..

February 14, 2017 with 0 Comments
Trump Ban Deprives Sick Children of Parents, Life-Saving Surgery

Trump Ban Deprives Sick Children of Parents, Life-Saving Surgery

President Donald Trump’s ban on refugees, immigrants and travelers from seven mainly Muslim countries is having life-or-death..

February 3, 2017 with 0 Comments
Health Advocates Warn Trump’s Expanded Global Gag Rule Against Abortion Will Kill Many Women

Health Advocates Warn Trump’s Expanded Global Gag Rule Against Abortion Will Kill Many Women

Surrounded entirely by white men, President Trump on Monday signed a memorandum reviving the rule, also known as the Mexico City Policy,..

January 26, 2017 with 0 Comments
Texas Lawmaker Introduces Bill Punishing Abortion as Murder; Says It Will Teach Women ‘Personal Responsibility’

Texas Lawmaker Introduces Bill Punishing Abortion as Murder; Says It Will Teach Women ‘Personal Responsibility’

A Texas state lawmaker has introduced a bill that would make all abortions a felony, a move he says would make women “personally..

January 25, 2017 with 0 Comments
California Funds Convicted Killer’s Gender Reassignment Surgery

California Funds Convicted Killer’s Gender Reassignment Surgery

A convicted murderer serving a life sentence in a California prison became the first US inmate to receive state-funded sex reassignment..

January 8, 2017 with 0 Comments
Parents Charged in Death of 7-Year-Old Seth Johnson Chose Prayer Over Medical Care

Parents Charged in Death of 7-Year-Old Seth Johnson Chose Prayer Over Medical Care

A Minnesota couple who chose prayer over medical care have been charged with child neglect after their adopted 7-year-old son died of..

January 6, 2017 with 0 Comments
Texas to Require Burial or Cremation of Aborted Fetuses

Texas to Require Burial or Cremation of Aborted Fetuses

Texas health officials will require health care providers to bury or cremate the remains of aborted fetuses under new rules fiercely..

November 30, 2016 with 0 Comments
Sen. Chris Murphy Urges Improved Buprenorphine Access for Opioid Addicts

Sen. Chris Murphy Urges Improved Buprenorphine Access for Opioid Addicts

Sen. Chris Murphy (D-CT) on Wednesday urged the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to “take all necessary steps” to..

March 2, 2016 with 1 Comment
Planned Parenthood Cleared, Anti-Abortion Activists Indicted for Undercover Videos

Planned Parenthood Cleared, Anti-Abortion Activists Indicted for Undercover Videos

In a surprise twist, a Texas grand jury has cleared Planned Parenthood of misconduct related to the alleged sale of fetal body parts and..

January 26, 2016 with 0 Comments
Congress Raises Bipartisan Concern over Avian Flu Vaccine Stockpile

Congress Raises Bipartisan Concern over Avian Flu Vaccine Stockpile

Leading members of a bipartisan House committee are questioning the efficacy of the US Health Department’s influenza pandemic..

December 28, 2015 with 0 Comments
Douche Du Jour
  • Oklahoma Advances Bill Requiring Male Permission for Abortions
  • White House: Trump’s Failure to Mention Jews, Anti-Semitism, on Holocaust Remembrance Day Was Intentional
  • Texas Lawmaker Introduces Bill Punishing Abortion as Murder; Says It Will Teach Women ‘Personal Responsibility’
  • Maine Gov. Paul LePage: John Lewis Should ‘Thank White Republicans’ for Ending Slavery
  • North Dakota Bill Would Protect Motorists Who Accidentally Kill, Injure Protesters
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