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WTF OTD: El Salvador “Protects Women & Children”

This piece is part of a daily “What the Fuck of the Day” series here on Antigone Awakens, where I briefly discuss one thing each day that has me seriously saying, WTF?!?!

I know it’s almost tomorrow, but this pic  just popped up in the #prochoice feed on twitter and it literally had my jaw dropping, so I thought it was worthy of an extra WTF OTD post. Continue reading

WTF OTD: MRA and Abortion Rights

dreamstimefree_186465This piece is part of a daily “What the Fuck of the Day” series here on Antigone Awakens, where I briefly discuss one thing each day that has me seriously saying, WTF?!?!

This post is really just a precursor to a longer post I’m writing on this topic, but this picture stopped me dead in my tracks during my research, so I thought it was worth a share.

Whilst researching MRA views on abortion rights, I came across the above picture on a Live Action News (the home base of Lila Rose) article about those poor, poor men who are being denied the right to choose whether or not their partners have an abortion. Continue reading

It is a Tale Told by an Idiot, Full of Sound and Fury, Signifying Nothing.

Imagine this: An infant is born severely prematurely, struggling for life. The new mother, maybe knowing the infant’s odds, maybe not, decides that she does not want to subject her child to and unknown number of days, weeks, months, or possibly even years of tubes, wires, and painful procedures. Instead, she tells the doctor, “Please, do not take any heroic measures. Make my child comfortable, but do not resuscitate, do not intubate. Just let nature take its course and let my child pass peacefully.” Continue reading

Lies, Lies, and More Lies: aka, Live Action Needs Better Fact Checkers

I don’t think I’ve ever done a post like this before, or at least not one this in-depth, so prepare yourself, dear readers, for a long and bumpy ride. Below, you’ll find a thorough dissection and debunking of a recent post floating around the interwebz posted by Live Action, stating that “Planned Parenthood lies about crisis pregnancy centers.” So, grab a cup of coffee, and settle in for the show.* Continue reading