Monthly Archives: August 2008

GOP Completes It’s Anti-Choice Ticket

The New York Times reports that Sen. John McCain has chosen a virtually unknown and avowed anti-choice Governor from Alaska as his running mate. Sarah Palin, who opposes abortion even in instances of rape and incest, was named McCain’s VP nominee today. Palin is a member of Feminists for Life, an anti-choice organization working actively […]

GOP Completes It’s Anti-Choice Ticket

The New York Times reports that Sen. John McCain has chosen a virtually unknown and avowed anti-choice Governor from Alaska as his running mate. Sarah Palin, who opposes abortion even in instances of rape and incest, was named McCain’s VP nominee today. Palin is a member of Feminists for Life, an anti-choice organization working actively […]

Chasin’ The P’s in Mexico City

P is for Prevention, Policies & Pink ElephantsI was in Mexico City with 23,000 other people for the first International AIDS Conference in Latin America. The event was grand, to say the least.The conference opened up in full regalia on Sunday, August 3rd, with an event hosted at the Auditorio Nacional near the center of […]

Chasin’ The P’s in Mexico City

P is for Prevention, Policies & Pink ElephantsI was in Mexico City with 23,000 other people for the first International AIDS Conference in Latin America. The event was grand, to say the least.The conference opened up in full regalia on Sunday, August 3rd, with an event hosted at the Auditorio Nacional near the center of […]

Not Blogging the Democratic Convention

I’m not going to blog about the Democratic Convention in Denver. Except to say this… If the recent polls showing that up to 27% of Hillary Clinton’s backers are going to vote for McCain are right, then those Hillary Clinton supporters preparing to vote for John McCain will be committing one of the dumbest acts […]

Not Blogging the Democratic Convention

I’m not going to blog about the Democratic Convention in Denver. Except to say this… If the recent polls showing that up to 27% of Hillary Clinton’s backers are going to vote for McCain are right, then those Hillary Clinton supporters preparing to vote for John McCain will be committing one of the dumbest acts […]

Women’s Equality Day

August 26 of each year is designated in the United States as Women’s Equality Day. Instituted by Representative Bella Abzug and first established in 1971, the date commemorates the passage of the 19th Amendment, the Woman Suffrage Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which gave women in the United States full voting rights in 1920. In […]

Women’s Equality Day

August 26 of each year is designated in the United States as Women’s Equality Day. Instituted by Representative Bella Abzug and first established in 1971, the date commemorates the passage of the 19th Amendment, the Woman Suffrage Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which gave women in the United States full voting rights in 1920. In […]

The Old Man & The Seed (McCain & Conception)

First let me rant a bit – how does Rick Warren and his evangelical church get a prime-time gig on CNN? (Here’s an irreverent take on it) How does that happen? Even if pollsters are right and 25% of the voting electorate are self-described “born again” Christians or evangelicals, how does that still warrant a […]

The Old Man & The Seed (McCain & Conception)

First let me rant a bit – how does Rick Warren and his evangelical church get a prime-time gig on CNN? (Here’s an irreverent take on it) How does that happen? Even if pollsters are right and 25% of the voting electorate are self-described “born again” Christians or evangelicals, how does that still warrant a […]