Scarlet Letter of Shame: “A” for Abortion

UncategorizedFebruary 24, 2017 • 6~10 min read

Empowered by the election of anti-abortion president-elect Donald Trump, states are pushing restrictive abortion legislation that is so ruthless, it’s beginning to take on the tenor of an angry mob with pitchforks. Besides Ohio’s fetal-heartbeat legislation that would have made an abortion illegal after a heartbeat was detected (approximately six weeks) with no exception for […]

Busting the Myth of “For Women’s Safety”

UncategorizedAugust 16, 2016 • 4~6 min read

  Republicans claim falsely that abortion is a dangerous medical procedure for women. But the following facts presented by David A. Grimes, Author, Every Third Woman in America: How Legal Abortion Transformed Our Nation and former Chief of the Abortion Surveillance Branch at the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) tell the true story: “Because of difficulty in […]

Do Book Awards Matter?

UncategorizedDecember 2, 2015 • 5~8 min read

There was a debate raging on LinkedIn recently, when someone asked the question, “What value do you put on authors when they describe themselves as ‘Award Winners?’” Responses ranged from vitriolic to meh to upbeat–the last provided by award-winning authors, for the most part. I don’t describe myself anywhere as “an award-winning author.” I do […]

Planned Parenthood: Republicans’ New Devil

UncategorizedAugust 4, 2015 • 2~3 min read

Republicans are ready to shut down the government over abortion, in taking their fight to defund Planned Parenthood, to the extreme. Everyone knows by now that abortions make up only 3% of the services provided by Planned Parenthood. The other 97% is dedicated to women’s reproductive health, as well as anemia testing, cholesterol screening,  diabetes […]

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