Shout Out: Jessica in NY Times!

For those who haven’t seen already, Jessica is featured (with a fancy pic and everything!) in the Metro section of the New York Times today, in which they describe Feministing as “wildly popular among young feminists.” Not too shabby!
Congratulations, Jessica!

For those who haven’t seen already, Jessica is featured (with a fancy pic and everything!) in the Metro section of the New York Times today, in which they describe Feministing as “wildly popular among young feminists.” ...

Bills, bills, bills

This week, the anti-choice bills in Indiana are on a roll.
The Senate voted on Tuesday to pass a measure that would allow pharmacists to refuse to dispense emergency contraception, specifically “prescriptions that they believe will be used to induce an abortion or assist in a suicide.” Lovely how the two are conveniently placed together.
But that’s not all, folks. The Senate also voted to pass a “contentious” bill that would require state physicians to tell women seeking abortions that there is “differing medical evidence concerning when a fetus feels pain,” as well as state that “an embryo formed by the fertilization of a human ovum by a human sperm immediately begins to divide and grow as human physical ...

This week, the anti-choice bills in Indiana are on a roll.
The Senate voted on Tuesday to pass a measure that would allow pharmacists to refuse to dispense emergency contraception, specifically “prescriptions that they believe will ...

Fun with Feminist Flickr (post-party edition)


Thanks to everyone who came to our Roe celebration last night–it was great to see so many activists out in force! And huge kudos go to Vanessa, who always manages to throw the best parties. I’m feeling particularly cheery this morning, and I thought this cool mural might spread the joy…
Pic from petya k.

Thanks to everyone who came to our Roe celebration last night–it was great to see so many activists out in force! And huge kudos go to Vanessa, who always manages to throw the best parties. ...

MySpace and MTV to host “Presidential Super Dialogue” tomorrow evening

So far Hillary Clintom, Mike Huckabee, Barack Obama, and Ron Paul are confirmed to participate in MTV and MySpace’s latest chat with presidential candidates on Saturday at 6pm (Eastern).
Info from MySpace/MTV:

Each candidate will have the floor for roughly 15-20 minutes, individually addressing questions posed by online viewers via MySpaceIM, ChooseOrLose.com and from the live college-aged audience in MTV’s Times Square Studio in New York. Young voters have shown an exceptionally high turnout at this year’s primaries and caucuses to date, tripling their presence in Iowa and South Carolina, and doubling in New Hampshire vs. four years ago. WashingtonPost.com political reporter Chris Cillizza, MTV News Correspondents Gideon Yago and Sway Calloway, and the Associated Press political writer Philip Elliott ...

So far Hillary Clintom, Mike Huckabee, Barack Obama, and Ron Paul are confirmed to participate in MTV and MySpace’s latest chat with presidential candidates on Saturday at 6pm (Eastern).
Info from MySpace/MTV:

Each candidate will have the ...

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