Tag Archives: Stand with Texas Women

Wendy Davis is running for Texas governor!

TweetUpdated: We’ve been hoping for and anticipating this news for a while, but it’s finally here: Wendy Davis just announced that she is running for Texas governor: “Thirty-two years ago, I walked across this stage, the granddaughter of farmers from Muleshoe, Texas, who could only afford to rent the land they farmed,” Davis said at [...]
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Weekly Feminist Reader

Tweet Check out Dean Spade’s trans* politics manifesto. Since when does VICE produce good reporting on sexual violence? Minors with disabilities held in solidarity confinement in San Francisco juvenile hall. Little Libertarians on the prairie. More research on encouraging girls to pursue STEM. The Pentagon’s new plan to combat military sexual assault doesn’t do enough. [...]
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Gov. Rick Perry signs anti-abortion bill into law

TweetTexas Governor Rick Perry just signed the state’s new, incredibly restrictive anti-abortion bill into law. This is bad: the law could drop the number of abortion providers in the state from 42 to 6 and will ban abortion after 20 weeks. But this fight is not over. The national reproductive rights movement doesn’t want to admit [...]
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Daily Feminist Cheat Sheet

Tweet Dustin Hoffman Breaks Down Crying Explaining Something That Every Woman Sadly Already Experienced. Pat Robertson wants Facebook to add a “vomit button” so he can “switch it on” in response to photos featuring same-sex couples. If My Vagina Was a Gun. Yesterday 64 people were arrested at a “Moral Monday” abortion access protest in [...]
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Wendy doesn’t “stand with Gosnell”

TweetDo we really have to say it again? No, Kermit Gosnell‘s cruel and illegal procedures weren’t the stuff of pro-choice ambition. They were the result of restrictions on abortion access. Yesterday, the Texas Senate considered the infamous bill that would ban abortion pre-viability and likely close all but five of the state’s clinics–and which has [...]
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