Category Archives: Abortion Rights

Single-Payer Health Care Would Solve Religious Objection Issue

The United States Supreme Court has just heard arguments over the Affordable Care Act (ObamaCare) concerning the rights of for-profit corporations to object to paying for certain types of birth control required

Republican Hypocrisy: Unborn Children vs. Hungry Children

I am sometimes awe-struck, or you might say confused, by the GOP’s relentless agenda to stop abortion, yet for the children already born to single mothers, some still teenagers themselves, they seem

New Voter ID Law Shows it’s a Man’s World in Texas

Republican legislators in Texas have come up with a new voter ID law meant to block many women from voting in the next election. Like other voter ID laws in Texas and

The GOP Must Accept a More Progressive Platform or Face Its Demise

I understand that many Republicans, at least the ordinary Republicans, have reasons for their conservative views and some of those views are even reasonable. I also know that many of their views

For the Second Presidential Debate, Obama Should Come out Fighting!

The supporters of Barack Obama and most members of the Democratic Party want our president to lay Mitt Romney out — not literally speaking of course.  Most of us I am sure

2012 Presidential Election Shows a Divided America

America has become such a divided nation. Is it because we have unresolvable differences or is it because we have allowed the voices of unreason and prejudice, to overpower the voices of

I Am a Middle-Class American

This is a republish from Yahoo, which I am a contributor of.   I am a middle-class American. I am red, I am blue, and I am purple. I live in the

Republican Fantasyland: The RNC’s Vision for the Future

The Republican National Convention is meeting this week to, I suppose, confirm their support for the Republican candidate for president, and set their agenda. Let me point out that the Republican agenda

The Right of the Religious Right: Part 1

Many years ago when I was but eleven years of age, I became a preacher.  As a Pentecostal, I had a very strict belief system, which also affected my sermons. I believed

Republican Lawmakers Want Control over Women’s Bodies

I for one do not believe that most Republican lawmakers really care about unborn children that much, if they did then they would not be spending so much effort into taking food