Saturday, May 30, 2015

News Tidbits

In Touch Weekly: Josh Duggar Sued the Arkansas Department of Human Services

Ms. Magazine: California Passes Reproductive FACT Act

Fox 2 Now: Gay conversion therapy ban clears Illinois Senate committee

Washington Blade: Iowa group nixes anti-gay pledge for presidential hopefuls

Allentown Morning Call: Bangor mother defends son who wore Chick-fil-A T-shirt during Gay-Straight Alliance event

Raw Story: Dallas megachurch put woman ‘under discipline’ for wanting to leave her pedophile husband

Al Jazeera America: Sainthood for founder of California missions angers Native American groups

Pink News: Catholic cardinal: Irish people are ‘worse than Pagans’ for passing same-sex marriage

Huffington Post: After Outcry, Clemson Football Coach Dabo Swinney Says No To 'Anti-LGBT' Group Fundraiser


  1. Regarding California's FACT Act, isn't it stunning that we need to pass laws to ensure that pregnant women are accurately informed about something that affects them so profoundly?! It reminds me of an Onion piece I saw awhile ago with the headline (paraphrasing), "New Law Requires Women Seeking Abortions to Look at Photograph of Congressman She is Disappointing."

    1. Agi Tater -- It's stunning, the obstacles to reproductive freedom that exist in 2015. We should be past this.


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