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Action Alert: Stop the House From Blocking Abortion Access for Raped Soldiers


US Politics & Gov't  (tags: action alert, sign the petition, military, soldiers, women, servicewomen, rape, sexual violence, access to health care, abortion, blocked, womens rights, human rights )

Brian
- 846 days ago - act.credoaction.com
If a woman serving abroad as a member of the U.S. military is raped, she needs to know that her own government won't block her access to an abortion. Tell your representatives to blocking the way. Please sign the petition.



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Sue H. (6)
Wednesday November 28, 2012, 8:37 am
Noted and Absolutely signed, thanks.
 

Megan Beery (18)
Wednesday November 28, 2012, 8:43 am
Signed and noted.
 

Brian M. (207)
Wednesday November 28, 2012, 9:11 am
As long as our nation insists on making war, then our soldiers deserve access to all the health care that they need. In the case of our servicewomen, that would include access to health care, including abortion, to deal with the consequences of rape.
 

Tamara Noforwardsplz (185)
Wednesday November 28, 2012, 10:32 am
Most definitely noted, signed, twittered, fb shared and google shared.
 

Kit B. (276)
Wednesday November 28, 2012, 1:37 pm

Thanks! Your signature has been submitted. -signed and shared
 

Freya H. (327)
Wednesday November 28, 2012, 5:24 pm
Noted and Signed, and will shortly be passed along!
 

Linda W. (173)
Wednesday November 28, 2012, 5:28 pm
No way should these Women be made to suffer
 

Giana Peranio-Paz (406)
Wednesday November 28, 2012, 10:42 pm
Noted and signed.
 

Roxy H. (339)
Wednesday November 28, 2012, 11:37 pm
We've reached 94% (189,605) of our 3rd NEW goal of 200,000 signers!

Help us reach our goal
 

Laurie H. (753)
Thursday November 29, 2012, 6:34 pm
Gladly signed & shared--Thanks Brian!~
 

rene davis (74)
Thursday November 29, 2012, 8:15 pm
nteresting thanks for posting this
 

Brian M. (207)
Thursday November 29, 2012, 9:23 pm
Keep up the good work everyone; we will reach this goal and surpass it.
 

Carole K. (197)
Thursday November 29, 2012, 11:28 pm
Noted & signed. TY, Brian!
 

Pogle S. (88)
Thursday November 29, 2012, 11:44 pm
Well I've read and agree with the sentiments of this petition but it's for Americans only!
 

Robert O. (12)
Friday November 30, 2012, 12:36 am
Thanks! Your signature has been submitted.
 

Emma S. (233)
Friday November 30, 2012, 1:25 am
Done! Thank you, Brian.
 

Rose NoFWDSPLZ (292)
Friday November 30, 2012, 1:46 am
Signed with pleasure
 

Gloria picchetti (302)
Friday November 30, 2012, 3:07 am
Signed.
 

Jim Phillips (3202)
Friday November 30, 2012, 5:12 am
Petition signed.

Women all across USA said to mind your own business.

All women to have access to ALL medical cares including an abortion when wanted.
Women should be allowed ALL access to any birth control of their own choice.

Ty, Brian.
.
 

Ben Oscarsito (360)
Friday November 30, 2012, 5:43 am
Done!
 

Jen A. (4)
Friday November 30, 2012, 8:58 am
Signed-the way the government treats our heroes is very wrong.
 

James Maynard (73)
Friday November 30, 2012, 11:10 am
Signed and noted.
 

Melania Padilla (188)
Friday November 30, 2012, 1:27 pm
I so wanted to sign this! For US only, sorry
 

Gloria H. (88)
Friday November 30, 2012, 1:28 pm
signed. I would like to also have the military pay for a mandatory castratration for any service man who rapes a woman...not only a female soldier, but civilian be it child, male, or female! We do not need to recruit monsters who choose to rape no matter where they are stationed!!!!!
 

Brian M. (207)
Friday November 30, 2012, 1:46 pm
I would just like to say that, while it is true that our military does have a significant rape problem...in which not only women soldiers, but also male soldiers are being sexually assaulted...it must not be forgotten that rape is as it has always been, a weapon of war. American soldiers, male and female, in combat zones may find themselves captured and subsequently raped. The purpose of this action alert isn't so much to discuss the critically important issue of rape in the military or rape of POW's; this action alert draws attention to the lack of meaningful assistance that servicewomen receive after they have become pregnant as a result of rape. They serve our nation; they suffer degradation and horror; and then our government blocks their access to the health care that they need most. Please sign the petition.
 

Lois Jordan (58)
Friday November 30, 2012, 3:42 pm
I signed a couple of these already, but also gladly signed this. Much thanks, Brian.
 

Linda P. (0)
Friday November 30, 2012, 4:58 pm
Signed and noted.
 

JL A. (278)
Friday November 30, 2012, 6:56 pm
A significant issue deserving of signatures for making a difference in the lives of the women who are willing to serve.
 

Colleen L. (2)
Friday November 30, 2012, 7:23 pm
Petition signed. No one should have the right to tell a woman who was raped, that she can't have an aboration. It's her right not theirs.Thanks Brian
 

Robert Tomlinson (65)
Friday November 30, 2012, 8:17 pm
Signed & Noted!
 

Kathleen R. (138)
Saturday December 1, 2012, 4:07 am
signed & noted
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday December 1, 2012, 8:02 am
I'm pro choice, and don't think the government should be able to tell citizens what they can or can't do with their own bodies.
 

Lloyd H. (46)
Saturday December 1, 2012, 8:23 am
Signed. Always remember that the Repug/Tea Bagged are intent on denying abortion and contraception under all circumstances to every female regardless in the USA not just the US Military.
 

Esther Z. (96)
Saturday December 1, 2012, 11:18 am
Noted and signed.
 

Angelika R. (146)
Saturday December 1, 2012, 1:29 pm
Thx Brian, already signed. for those who have NOT already done so, please also sign this one that I had passed around last week.
Rape survivors in the military need our support
 

Angelika R. (146)
Saturday December 1, 2012, 1:36 pm
Yes, rape in warfare is as old as war is and legislators know this darn well, just another piece in their deep rooted hate and war on women .
 

Shelly Peterson (213)
Saturday December 1, 2012, 6:09 pm
signed!
 

Charlie Rush (79)
Sunday December 2, 2012, 4:11 pm
What will the armed services do without the support of our women?
Let's face it. They didn't welcome females in, with 'open arms'; they need extra bodies.

The OLD WHITE BOYS CLUB, is on the way out.
 
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