Monthly Archives: June 2013

Mizuno Women’s Wave Rider 16 Running Shoe: Perfect for Outrunning the Patriarchy

Source of Photo: http://www.amazon.com/Mizuno-Womens-Wave-Rider-Running/dp/B008FFQVIM/ref=sr_1_1?s=shoes&ie=UTF8&qid=1372421414&sr=1-1&keywords=Mizuno+Rider+16+running+shoes On 25 June 2013, Texas State Senator Wendy Davis filibustered for 11 hours to stop a bill (Senate Bill 5) that would have closed down 37 out of Texas’ 42 abortion clinics. During the filibuster, she … Continue reading

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A Note from Fletcher’s Dad

Fletcher’s Dad is awesome. Fletcher is a kid who is excited about going trick-or-treating on Halloween, but he has a medical condition that does not allow him to eat candy. Therefore, Fletcher’s Dad gave neighbors this note (and a small … Continue reading

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“He’s a Doctor Who is Trying to Help People. It’s Shocking That People Want to Hurt Him”

Can a late-term abortionist be a hero? Yes. One definition of a hero is a person who risks his or her own life in order to help other people. George Tiller was a late-term abortionist who was murdered while worshipping … Continue reading

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Sarcasm-Bombing

Reproductive health supporters have been sarcasm-bombing the Facebook pages of legislators who do not support their cause. Often, these legislators are men who don’t want women to make their own decisions about their own reproductive health. Virginia state Senator (and … Continue reading

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A Concern for Men’s Reproductive Health

For years, male legislators have sought to regulate women’s rights to legal abortion and legal access to contraception. For example, House Bill 125, also known as the “Heartbeat bill,” which was sponsored by a male legislator named Lynn Wachtmann, a … Continue reading

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Texas State Senator Wendy Davis: The LeBron James of Filibustering

Source of Photo of Wendy Davis: texastribune.org On 25 June 2013, Wendy Davis, a Democrat and a member of the Texas Senate from District 10, became a hero when she filibustered in Austin, Texas, for 11 hours against a bill … Continue reading

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“The Reason I was Crying is Because I had So Much Joy that I had Just Made Two Teens So, So Happy”

Source of Photo: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/story/2013/06/25/mb-taylor-swift-tickets-.html On 22 June 2013, Taylor Swift performed at Investors Group Field in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada. Roxy Lacroix and her boyfriend showed up with tickets that they had bought on Kijiji, Canada’s largest free classified website; unfortunately, the … Continue reading

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