Rick Perry Gets Taste of Menstrual Blood on His Facebook

By: Wednesday March 21, 2012 6:45 am

Texas governor Rick Perry’s Facebook page, tragically entitled Give Rick a Chance, is getting menstrual bombed, as dozens of women share their stories and ask his advice about PMS, birth control pills, hormone replacement and reproduction. Meanwhile, some supportive men have gotten in on the discussion.


Random Thoughts on the Contraception Battle

By: Saturday February 18, 2012 9:00 am

Catholic Bishops who want the government to do what their own preaching cannot, Lutherans and Episcopalians who disagree with the Catholic bishops, and Virginia Republicans who give new meaning to the term “statutory rape.”

And you thought birth control was a settled issue.

Pushing the Boundaries for Women’s Health: Why Over-the-Counter Access for the Pill Makes Sense… Now

By: Wednesday August 4, 2010 4:45 pm

The case is strong for over-the-counter access to the pill. Birth control pills are a safe, effective medication used by over 10 million women in the United States alone, and the pill has 50 years of global data backing it up.  There is no “one good time” to do this, so women’s advocates need to take the initiative and make this happen.

Written by Kirsten Moore and Aimee Thorne-Thomsen for RHRealityCheck.org – News, commentary and community for reproductive health and justice.

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