June 20, 2014

Birth Control and the Rights of Women: Post-Suffrage Feminism in the Early Twentieth Century, by Clare Debenham

(The Times Higher Education) – Was birth control a feminist issue? For anyone who reads this book, the conclusion will be a resounding yes. But social movements are complex. The birth control campaign included socialists, neo-Malthusians and eugenicists, many of … Read More

June 17, 2014

Melinda Gates: Abortion Is Not Women’s Healthcare

(World Magazine) – Abortion should not be confused with women’s healthcare, philanthropist Melinda Gates wrote on June 2 in a blog post applauded by pro-lifers around the world.   Gates, a long-time supporter of international women’s health, wrote the comments following … Read More

June 12, 2014

Casey Kasem Judge Orders Hold on End-of-Life Measures, Wife: ‘Don’t Let Them Kill My Husband’

(Billboard) – A judge ruled Monday that Casey Kasem should be fed, hydrated and medicated while a court-appointed attorney evaluates the health of the ailing radio personality after his daughter moved to implement end-of-life measures. Kasem, who has dementia, was … Read More

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