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It’s Not Legal to Get an Abortion Online, But Maybe It Should Be

Almost half of all early abortions are done with the simple action of taking a few pills. The pills are safe to take at home, with very low rates of complications. So why can’t you get them through an online doctor’s service, like we can with birth control pills and other medication?Read more… Continue Reading […]

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MEMBERS ONLY: Every Sperm is Sacred

The Banter Long Read: Earlier this week, the White House signaled its support for a bill that would criminalize all abortions after the 20th week of pregnancy…To continue reading this article, please go here. You’ll get unrestricted access to all our member’s content, and your support directly …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Liberal Man Secretly Impressed By Disgraced Congressman’s Mistress’s Looks and Age Difference

Yesterday Congressman Tim Murphy, Representative for Pennsylvania’s 18th district, resigned amidst a scandal after it was revealed he’d impregnated his mistress and then pressured her to get an abortion.

While opponents were quick to point out the hypocrisy of the “Family Values” and “Pro-Life” …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Quote From Unknown Person Perfectly Encapsulates America’s Gun Hypocrisy

This quote is being circulated on social media from an unknown source and unknown time. Regardless of whether it emerged in the wake of the horrendous tragedy in Las Vegas that saw over 500 people maimed or murdered by Stephen Paddock, it perhaps perfectly encapsulates the outrageous hypocrisy that …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Why the “Fetal Pain” Bill the House Just Voted on Is Junk Science

A bill titled the “Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act,” which would ban nearly all abortions up to 22 weeks gestation, just passed the House of Representatives in a 237-189 vote. But even though pain is bad and babies are good (I love babies, personally), this bill is a steaming pile of bullshit. Starting with…Read more… […]

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Trump Supports Congressional Abortion Ban in Defiance of Common Sense and Science

On Tuesday, the House passed a bill that would criminalize all abortions that occur after the 20th week of pregnancy. And today, President Trump signaled that he’d sign the bill if it makes it through the Senate and lands on his desk. But of course this is a matter of science, which means the …Continue […]

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This Tool Shows How Far You Would Have to Drive to Reach Your Nearest Abortion Clinic

You can get the rest of your health care at any hospital or clinic in town, but a variety of laws and issues mean abortion care is much harder to access. The Pudding has a new tool that shows just how far away you would have to go, depending on where you are in your […]

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How Abortion Creates A Society Of Entitled Women And Desperate Men

Is it a coincidence that the best countries to find women in are the same ones where abortion is a crime? Think Thailand, Brazil, Costa Rica, the Philippines, Poland, and Argentina. If not outright illegal, abortions are heavily restricted there, with massive fines if not jail sentences for doctors that violate the rules. In Thailand, […]

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How Many More Women Will Suffer at the Hands of New York’s Outdated Abortion Law?

Two weeks into May, on a record-breaking 91-degree day, a handful of men and women gathered in a windowless conference room in a Planned Parenthood center in lower Manhattan; they were there to learn about a little-known state abortion law that forces women in New York to give birth to babies who will die in […]

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Trump’s Likely Federal Family Planning Pick Is Anti-Contraception, Pro Threesomes With God

Donald Trump is reportedly adding another member to his administration that wants to see the destruction of the program that they’ve been charged with leading. Politico reports that Teresa Manning, an anti-contraception activist, will oversee the budget for the federal family planning program. Manning has previously…Read more… Continue Reading at http://gizmodo.com

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What Do You Wish You Had Learned in Sex Ed?

When you were just beginning to be aware of your own sexuality, you probably got very little in the way of reliable information: maybe just a filmstrip acknowledging that you would grow hair in new places and that this has something to do with how babies are made. Most of the important stuff, you had […]

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What to Do If Abortion Pills Magically Appear in Your Mailbox

We know, you would never order drugs illegally over the internet, or have your friend bring them back from vacation. But just in case you somehow ended up with the pills that can induce an abortion, and you just happen to have an unwanted pregnancy, it might be handy to know a few things.Read more… […]

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