No Abortions, No Raises, More Guns: A CPAC Guide to Women's Success 

Jezebel managing editor Erin Gloria Ryan and I spent most of last week at the Conservative Political Action Conference, in part because we thought it would be hilarious fun (it was). I also went because I wanted to get a better sense of the right's priorities for women. It's that deluded instinct that got me standing… » 3/02/15 4:15pm 3/02/15 4:15pm

No One Wants to Come to Lila Rose's Fetus Party

When I profiled 25-year-old Live Action founder Lila Rose last year, she told me that her anti-choice nonprofit was more relevant than ever before. What about the critics who claimed the public was sick of Live Action's heavily edited and misleading undercover video "stings" on Planned Parenthood clinics? Totally… » 8/09/13 1:00pm 8/09/13 1:00pm

Meet Charmaine Yoest, the Pleasantly Dangerous Anti-Choice Leader

Emily Bazelon's New York Times Magazine profile of Charmaine Yoest - the PR-savvy anti-choicer whose advocacy group, Americans United for Life, is responsible for roughly one-third of the 92 fetus love letters abortion restrictions passed by state legislatures in 2011 - is both excellent and frustrating. » 11/02/12 5:01pm 11/02/12 5:01pm

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