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Why Do Christian Right-Wingers Pretend America's Laws Don't Apply to Them?

Source: AlterNet

Author: Amanda Marcotte

The situation with Cliven Bundy of Nevada should be a no-brainer for people from both the left and the right. … 1,165 more words

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Title: Condoms and STDs: Fact Sheet for Public Health Personnel
Author: CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
Summary: The article in the most basic sense is saying that if a man consistently and correctly uses a condom it really is the best risk reducer for accidental pregnancies and protection against sexually transmitted diseases (STD/STI). 460 more words

Our Norm: Nonpregnant

Nonpregnant is listed in the dictionary as a “self-explanatory word with the non- prefix.” I found this word amusing. Not only is the word self-explanatory, it seems unnecessary. 349 more words


Don't Be Stupid..... Include ALL Contraceptives

When it comes to contraceptives our government is very naive. After receiving this across the board mandatory health care Americans should be putting it to good use. 523 more words

15 Beauty Tips it Took Me Years to Learn

As I’ve aged over the years (yes I’m getting old, damn you time! My arch-nemisis!!) I’ve finally learned a few things (beauty-wise) that I wish I’d known years ago.   2,235 more words

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Women Who Cross the Border Illegally Start Taking Birth Control before Hand – For They Fear Rape

Knowing that women who immigrate to the United States face a heightened risk of being raped in transit, women have begun to take preventative measures before leaving. 154 more words

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Happy Infertility Anniversary to Us!

Well, I know I haven’t posted much lately, although there is plenty of good news to post about! More about that in a second. The main purpose of this post is a somewhat bittersweet “celebration”. 171 more words