The Kansas state Senate has passed a new conscience clause law that will protect doctors and other medical professionals who refuse to provide a drug or procedure to a pregnant woman if they believe it could terminate her pregnancy. Governor Sam Brownback, who is anti-choice, is expected to sign it.
New York Magazine has a fascinating profile of Toni Morrison. Did you know that her real name is Chloe?
At The Nation, Jessica writes about five overlooked battles in the war on women.
More details on why the Romney campaign fired their spokesperson Richard Grenell. Was it because he’s made a whole bunch of sexist comments in the past, and the Romney campaign is desperate to garner women’s votes? Nope, it’s because he’s openly gay, and the religious right pressured the campaign to dump him.
Here are some photos of a baby kangaroo. This is obviously a very serious and important feminist issue.