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The Feminist Brand: How feminism has become a tool of political promotion

One of New Zealand’s biggest claims to fame is that New Zealand was the first country to give women to vote. This has been flagged as an achievement, a turning point, a point in history which would later be pegged as the beginnings of an equal, feminist country. 475 more words


Clearly a Human Being Worthy of Protection

This little one was tragically lost to miscarriage during her second trimester of preborn life. Although she lived a short life, she has touched her world in a way that may someday save millions of children like her. 209 more words


Filmmakers behind Planned Parenthood fetal tissue controversy will not face prosecution after all

The filmmakers who recorded and then distributed a video of Planned Parenthood executives discussing fetal tissue donation — a video that sparked widespread outrage among anti-abortion activists and was later proven to be edited in a misleading way — will no longer face criminal prosecution in Texas. 205 more words

Reproductive Rights

All Human Beings Deserve Human Rights

Do you count yourself among those who deny the humanity of human beings while living in the womb? Do you believe that some humans are less valuable than others? 76 more words


Indiana Court Overturns Purvi Patel’s Feticide Conviction

Originally published in The American Prospect on July 25, 2016.

The Indiana Court of Appeals last week overturned the 20-year prison sentence for Purvi Patel, the first woman in the United States to be convicted under a feticide law  720 more words