Abortion

The Supreme Court's Abortion-Clinic Ruling Just Made Cops' Jobs Much Harder
The buffer-zone ruling will force a piecemeal approach from law enforcement
June 26, 2014

Police will now have to scramble to keep patients and protesters from clashing.

This Summer's Abortion Comedy May Save the Rom-Com
June 09, 2014

That's right. A comedy about abortion.

Texas's Culture Wars Have Created a Public Health Disaster for Women
A report from the impoverished Rio Grande Valley
May 12, 2014

Women's health services were already abysmal in the Rio Grande Valley. Then the GOP made things even worse.

Why Is Lean In Valorizing This Republican Congresswoman?
January 31, 2014

Ileana Ros-Lehtinen certainly leaned in—made it harder for other women to do the same.

'Miscarriage Management': The Next Front in the Abortion Wars
January 29, 2014

Texas' draconian anti-choice laws have led to this latest work-around for abortion docs.

The Four Craziest Moments From South Carolina's Tea Party Convention
January 20, 2014

More than 600 Tea Partiers descended on the Springmaid Beach Resort in Myrtle Beach last weekend for the annual South Carolina Tea Party Coalition Convention.

Yes, the Church Should Be Liable When Doctrines Interfere with Safe Medical Care for Women
New research into medical decisions at church-run facilities
January 01, 2014

A lawsuit blames the church, not the doctors, in an outrageously mishandled pregnancy. Research into medical decision-making suggests it's an appropriate target.

Justice Ginsburg Is Wrong: She Should Step Down
December 18, 2013

Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a great American.

Five Ways Republicans Screwed Up in 2013 (According to a Conservative)
December 15, 2013

Republicans have had, contrary to what The New Republic often claims, a pretty good year. The Affordable Care Act has had a disastrous start and President Barack Obama's approval rating has even dipped below 40 percent in some polls.

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