GOOD NEWS ALERT: New Oregon Law Expands Abortion Access, Reproductive Health Services For Thousands

Oregon Governor Kate Brown has officially signed into a law one of the most progressive reproductive health policies in the country, expanding coverage on abortions and other services to thousands of residents regardless of income, citizenship status or gender identity. Where’s the catch, you wonder? In this very…

Oregon Could Require Insurance Companies to Cover All Reproductive Health Services, Including Abortion

In a season three episode of Veep, Julia Louis-Dreyfus’ Selina Meyer comments on the over-politicizing of reproductive rights, remarking aptly that “if men got pregnant, you could get an abortion at an ATM.” But men CANNOT get pregnant, so instead women’s health advocates must spend their time fighting for affordable…

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John Kasich Didn't Know About the Oregon Militia, Kinda Like Most People Don't Know He's Still Running 

Ohio Governor John Kasich probably isn’t going to be president, unless you’re part of the roughly two percent of the Republican voting public who want him to be president and you’re very persuasive. But that doesn’t make it any less hilarious that a man running for that office would hear the words “Oregon militia”…

Wife of Convicted Rancher Doesn't Get Why Militia Members Took Over Federal Building Either

On Saturday, a group of armed militia members broke into Oregon’s Malheur Wildlife Refuge, ostensibly to protest the upcoming prison sentences of two ranchers. They plan to stay there for “years,” according to spokesperson Ammon Bundy, and they’re willing to fight to the death. And, oh yes: The wife of one of the…