Dare To Be A Femi...
Follow
Find tag "terrorism"
4.1K views | +0 today
Dare To Be A Feminist
Your new post is loading...
Your new post is loading...
Rescooped by Deanna Dahlsad from Coffee Party Feminists
Scoop.it!

A clinic’s landlord turns the tables on anti-abortion protesters

A clinic’s landlord turns the tables on anti-abortion protesters | Dare To Be A Feminist | Scoop.it

by PETULA DVORAK,

The Washington Post

 

Todd Stave, the landlord of a Germantown abortion clinic, has been the target of harassing phone calls and ugly fliers handed out to his neighbors. But he’s come up with a novel way to fight back.  [MORE]


Via J'nene Solidarity Kay
more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Deanna Dahlsad from Herstory
Scoop.it!

The GOP's Witch Hunt | RH Reality Check

The GOP's Witch Hunt | RH Reality Check | Dare To Be A Feminist | Scoop.it
"Having a female body was the factor most likely to render one vulnerable to being called a witch...the truth about the majority of persons accused of [witchcraft]: old, unattractive, disliked, and FEMALE"

— Witchcraze: A New History of European Witch Hunts by Anne Llewellyn Barstow

 

The past few months the GOP has waged a war on women that places them firmly in bed with religious lobbyists, treating women like they are subhuman all in the name of patriarchal religion. N
more...
No comment yet.
Scooped by Deanna Dahlsad
Scoop.it!

STOKING FIRE: Extremist Anti-Choice Groups Plan Five-State Assault | RH Reality Check

The fanatical fundamentalists are at it again. Not to be outdone by Catholic bishops clamoring for ever-increasing fetal protections, Flip Benham’s Operation Save America has teamed up with Go Stand Speak, LifeLink, Jeremiah Cry Ministries, Personhood USA, and Repent America to make five states—Arkansas, Mississippi, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wyoming—abortion “refuges.”

 

\The five were chosen because each has just one reproductive health clinic. What’s more, the campaign to make these states abortion-free will link grassroots activism—raucous picketing, complete with billboard-sized pictures of bloody body parts--with a media crusade geared to maligning those who support freedom of choice.

 

more...
No comment yet.
Rescooped by Deanna Dahlsad from Herstory
Scoop.it!

BREAKING: Office Of Texas Senator And Women's Health Advocate Firebombed

BREAKING: Office Of Texas Senator And Women's Health Advocate Firebombed | Dare To Be A Feminist | Scoop.it

by JESSICA PIEKLOBY,  Care2.com 

 

Texas State Sen. Wendy Davis, a strong supporter of Planned Parenthood and advocate for women’s rights, had her Fort Worth office firebombed Tuesday afternoon. Two staffers were in the office when the office was attacked, though reports at this time indicate no one was hurt. The suspect remains unidentified and on the loose.

 

The incident is the latest in a series of escalating attacks and rhetoric targeting vocally pro-choice legislators and family planning clinics. Previous attacks on clinics in Florida and California underscore the threat women and health care providers face simply trying to access or provide reproductive care. [MORE]


Via J'nene Solidarity Kay, Deanna Dahlsad
more...
No comment yet.