Tag: Abortion

How Women’s Health is Being Threatened and What We Can Do About It

On Tuesday, Ohio lawmakers passed a bill that would ban abortions once a fetal heartbeat is identified, which is usually six weeks after conception. The bill was sent to Governor John Kasich for approval.   Most women do not realize they are pregnant around six weeks, and the bill does not extend to exceptions for… Read More

Trump suggests punishments for abortion

Close up image of Donald Trump

Last week, MSNBC’s Chris Matthews asked Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump if a woman should face criminal punishment if she has a banned abortion. After being continuously pressed on the subject, Trump’s shocking response perfectly exemplified his “pro-life” views.   The Republican candidate believes that women should face some kind of punishment if they have… Read More

Abortion, Domestic Violence, and Poverty: Why Nevada’s Lucy Flores is an Advocate for Women’s Rights

Few politicians are as open with their past as Lucy Flores, and she might be better off for it. Flores is running for Lieutenant Governor in Nevada, and is using her hard past as a way to connect with voters. While her decision to be so open may be controversial to some, it is turning… Read More