If you live in NC, you have one senator who voted for women and one who voted against. Call your Senator who voted against the “Not my boss’s business” bill. Tell Sen. Burr you are upset with his vote against birth control coverage, and for corporations. Give him a quick call (Monday to Friday) atContinue reading “Action: Not My Boss’s Business Bill – Did your Senator(s) vote Against birth control?”
Although the short session has been fascinating, a legislative update wouldn’t be complete without including the 3 monumentally disastrous Supreme Court cases that were decided within a week (Jun 26, 2014 to June 30, 2014), all of which hurt women. First, the Supreme Court ruled on the abortion clinic buffer zone case, McCullen v. Coakley.Continue reading “FB: 3 Monumentally Disastrous SCOTUS Rulings – for Women, 7/14/14”
The internet is on fire discussing another terrible decision from our nation’s Supreme Court, another attack on women. On Monday, June 30, 2014, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby that for-profit employers can decide whether or not to cover their employees’ birth control and contraception. Strictly speaking, the conservative majority ruledContinue reading “Paliga: They know not what they do, apparently – 7/2/14 in Onslow Times”
At the Moral Monday for education tonight – you can wear red to support public education. Or dress with your group. Dark purple for NC NOW. Magenta with Planned Parenthood. Looks like Yellow for workers, and some previous arrestees have yellow shirts..
First Moral Monday in Raleigh is Monday, May 19 at Halifax Mall. So much to cover – teachers are leaving NC in droves! NC’s budget was designed to fail – and is failing spectacularly ($445 in the hole by June 30, 2014 plus more)! The leadership of the NCGA just changed the rules of buildingContinue reading “Moral Monday on May 19th – Be There or Be Square!”
It is hard to comprehend how much damage NC’s Conservative lawmakers did during the 2013 legislative session. The war on women may not have been what the NC General Assembly (NCGA) intended, but a war on women has been waged! The NCGA has dismantled much of women’s rights progress of the last 50 years! WomenContinue reading “Women remember what happened in 2013!”