New Study Proves, Yet Again, That Abortion Is Extremely Safe

A new study has affirmed yet again that abortions in the United States are extremely safe, with major complications happening in less than one quarter of one percent of the cases studied. Researchers at UC San Francisco, who tracked 54,911 abortions between 2009 and 2010, concluded that the procedure is as safe as a… » 12/09/14 1:30pm 12/09/14 1:30pm

Batten Down Your Vagina, Here Comes a Tidal Wave of Insidious New…

Ladies, please remove sharp objects from the spot in your desk where you like to bang your head, do all of your yelling vocal warm-ups, and ready your cervixes — it's time for a brand new abortion debate. Forget all that "personhood" business — that comical overreach was rejected by voters so hard that if it were a… » 5/24/12 2:10pm 5/24/12 2:10pm

Extremely Fishy Planned Parenthood Lawsuit Just a Sign of Shit to Come

A newly unsealed lawsuit in Texas alleges that Planned Parenthood falsified tens of thousands of Medicare claims in order to maximize profits. Serious charges, indeed — until you take a look at who filed the lawsuit, who she works for, and how this all fits into a larger plot to win The Battle for America's Uteruses… » 3/13/12 3:50pm 3/13/12 3:50pm

Meet the Group Behind All Those Crappy Ultrasound Laws

This year, a rash of legislation has left the country inflamed and itchy with extreme abortion restrictions that, in many cases, would force a woman seeking to terminate her pregnancy to receive a medically unnecessary transvaginal ultrasound. But if you think the legislation in Pennsylvania, Virginia, Alabama,… » 3/08/12 3:10pm 3/08/12 3:10pm