Oh, Canada! Here Comes the Manufactured ‘Pro-Life’ Outrage

Hot on the heels of the recent bestowing of the Canadian Labour Congress’ Award for Outstanding Service to Humanity, CBC News reports that pioneering abortion rights activist Dr. Henry Morgentaler is now slated to be appointed to the Order of Canada: Dr. Henry Morgentaler, who led the fight to...

Stanek Family Values

A pro-life serial killer; domestic (mob) violence portrayed as virtuous (hey, he was doin’ it for teh unbornz!) Jeebus. Are fetus-fetishizing conservatwits entirely allergic to irony?  Much as I’m loathe to utilize the overused ‘fucking for virginity’ analogy, in this instance I...

Same Old, Same Old

WaPo: Bush puts birth control opponent in charge of family planning office: Susan Orr, most recently an associate commissioner in the Administration for Children and Families, was appointed Monday to be acting deputy assistant secretary for population affairs. She will oversee $283 million in annual grants...