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Stop Prison Rape in Texas! | Lambda Legal
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: prison reform, rape, LGBT civil rights )

Nita
- 72 days ago - lambdalegal.org
The Texas prison system leads the country in rates of sexual violence, particularly against LGBT people. It is urgent and critical that Texas Governor Greg Abbott take all steps necessary to stop this abuse.
Congress Must Investigate Sexual Assault Allegations Against Trump
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: tRump regime, sexism, rape, male chauvinism, crime, petitions )

Freya
- 88 days ago - dailykos.com
Trump has openly bragged about sexual assault on tape, and has 12 accusers who have gone on record against him. The vast majority of Americans are disgusted by Trump's actions and appalled that he has faced no inquiry or consequences for his misdeeds.
Everyday Erinyes #94
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Furies, rage, road rage, battery, rape, GOP, pseudo-Christians, Dominionism, fraud, abuse )

Joanne
- 287 days ago - politicsplus.org
A post on TomCat's blog. Three things this week which seem to me to command the attention of the Greek Furies.
Memo To Donald Trump: Here's What The Law Actually Says About Raping Your Spouse
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, rape, Trump, Michael Cohen, law, crime, dishonesty, corruption, candidates, elections, ethics, politics, republicans, news, media )

Carrie
- 1083 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Donald Trump may want to use some of his multi-billion dollar fortune to hire a better lawyer, as The DonaldâEUR(TM)s special counsel appears to have a very dated understanding of what constitutes rape. "You cannot rape your spouse," Trump lieutenant told ...
Lawmaker/Veteran Tells Story Of Her Own Rape And GOP Laughs At Her ~ VIDEO   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: women, men, religion, Teresa Fedor, congress, politics, government, republicans, rape, dishonesty, freedoms, healthcare, news, media, abuse, ethics, democrats )

Carrie
- 1205 days ago - youtu.be
Ohio state Rep. Teresa Fedor took the microphone as lawmakers were debating a bill that would ban abortions if there is a detectable heartbeat ~ as early as six weeks of pregnancy.
Rampant Sexual Violence Against Women and Rape on College Campuses Across America
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, cover-up, crime, freedoms, Rape, Violence against women, US Universities )

Eleonora
- 1408 days ago - globalresearch.ca
One in five women report being a victim of sexual assault while studying at America's colleges and universities today. Another study determined that one in four college women have survived rape or attempted rape since age 14.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell The Washington Post: Fire George Will
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: George Will, rape piece, rape, discipline, outrage, women's rights, news, politics, usa, dishonesty )

AWAY AWHI
- 1492 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
The Washington Post actually just published an opinion piece mocking sexual assault survivors and saying that women want to be raped. "Rape is real. No one wants to be a victim. Fire George Will."
No More Rape Apologists--Denounce Richard Black! - SIGN PLEASE !
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Virginia, NRCC, Richard Black, Congress, rape, domestic violence, crime, republicans )

Angelika
- 1642 days ago - act.weareultraviolet.org
Richard Black, a candidate for Congress in Virginia, thinks that spousal rape should not be a crime, saying "when they're living together, sleeping in the same bed, she's in a nightie, and so forth."
Lakota Law Project ACTION LINK
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Lakota children, family, government, DSS, South Dakota, rape, abuse, money, corruption )

Nancy
- 1799 days ago - care2.com
Each year in South Dakota the state Department of Social Services (DSS) takes over 700 American Indian children away from their families and tribes. 90% of these children are put into non-Native foster homes and institutions...
7 Jaw-Droppingly Dumb Things Republicans Think About Science
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: republicans, science, war on women, climate change, lies, stupidity, abortion, rape, stem cells, evolution )

Lynn
- 1850 days ago - alternet.org
Masturbating fetuses is just the start. From trees causing global warming to fetuses in your Pepsi, here are some of the battiest things Republicans have said about science.
Congress: Stop Rape in the Military Now ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: rape, military, sexual assault, laws, corruption, cover-up, americans )

Nancy
- 1885 days ago - act.weareultraviolet.org
These bills would fundamentally change the way the military handles rape cases and would be an enormous improvement over the current system. They would increase accountability and transparency by giving prosecutors and judges, not commanders, power over..
**PLEASE SIGN! ** Here We Go Again: Maryland Congressman Says 'Few Pregnancies' Result From Rape
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abortion, abuse, americans, dishonesty, ethics, Govtfearmongering, lies, politics, propaganda, rape, rights, republicans, women )

Kit
- 2142 days ago - alternet.org
Another House Republican is raising eyebrows for suggesting that women who are raped are less likely to become pregnant -- just weeks after Rep. Todd Akin (R-MS) sparked controversy for his "legitimate rape" remark. Please sign!
Tell Rep. Todd Akin: Stop Lying About Rape ACTION US
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: women, protection, rape, Todd Akin, family, babies, ignorance, ethics, health, crime, republicans )

Nancy
- 2156 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Congressman Todd Akin, a member of the House and a Tea Party Republican Senate nominee, said that survivors of "legitimate rape" have biological defenses against pregnancy:
Tell Your Senators How You Feel About Their Vote on Preventing Violence Against Women ACTION
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, republicans, women's rights, ethics, women, family, violence, US, violence, rape, protection )

Nancy
- 2269 days ago - capwiz.com
Yesterday the Senate approved the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act (S. 1925) without any weakening amendments, by a vote of 68-31. AAUW applauds the Senate's action, which builds on the success of previous reauthorizations and addresses the need
 

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