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Despite his solid anti-choice credentials religious conservatives are still not sold on the Romney-Ryan ticket.
Social Security turned 77 yesterday. If you’d like it to turn 78 here’s a hint: don’t vote for Romney-Ryan.
Congress’ approval hits an all-time low of 10 percent, and let’s not forget that Paul Ryan is a congressional rising star.
Radical anti-choice group the Susan B. Anthony list is hitting the road with their anti-abortion bus to expose the presidents “radical pro-abortion record.” If only this administration had a radical pro-abortion record. Can you imagine?
This is just horrific. In Florida a woman was strip searched by police and in the process had her tampon forcibly removed.
There’s little question the US women dominated in the London Olympics. There’s also little question that dominance was thanks to Title IX.
There’s just so much wrong with this story. A bullied teen girl responds by getting $40,000 worth of plastic surgery.
It seems like the tide is turning on this issue, but vending machines obviously don’t belong in schools.
Jezebel wins the day for this headline alone: Epic Mansplainer Wonders Why Women Can’t Just Shut Up About the Gender Wage Gap Already.
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