House Votes Today on Bill Making it Illegal to be Racist or Sexist…

Today, after months of grandstanding and several Republican injuries due to hyperextension of their feigned sincerity muscles, the House of Representatives will vote on PRENDA — the Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act. The bill's being considered under suspended rules, which means it's highly unlikely to pass, but that… » 5/31/12 1:10pm 5/31/12 1:10pm

Terribly Dumb Sting Operation Claims It Captures Planned Parenthood…

A newly-released undercover sting video by the Top Secret Junior Adventurer Club known as Live Action shows a Planned Parenthood counselor in Texas instructing an actor pretending to be a pregnant woman woman on how to obtain an abortion if she finds out that her fetus is female. The anti-abortion rights group, known… » 5/29/12 12:00pm 5/29/12 12:00pm

It's Time to Play Abortion Law Mad Libs!

With states from Oklahoma to Virginia actively finding ways to legislate their way right inside a woman's uterus and the US House of Representatives set to possibly consider a bill that would allow men to force their female partners to carry a pregnancy to term, there's a lot of shitty abortion floating around out… » 2/20/12 2:20pm 2/20/12 2:20pm

'Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act' Is Actually Designed to Let Men Block…

Last week, a truly stupid bill authored by Arizona Republican Trent Franks passed out of committee. PreNDA, formerly known as the Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass Prenantal Nondiscrimination Act, purports to address the rampant American nonproblem of sex and race-selective abortion. But it seems that the… » 2/20/12 2:00pm 2/20/12 2:00pm

Stupid Bill Banning Prenatal Racism Passes Out of Committee

In yet another example of all the brilliant job creating the Republican-led Congress has been doing since regaining control of the House, Arizona Representative Trent Franks's "Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act" has made it out of committee— without its terrible name. But even… » 2/17/12 3:20pm 2/17/12 3:20pm