On the heels of Virginia’s House Republicans pushing through a personhood bill along with a stupid invasive (read: state sanctioned rape) bill requiring doctors to use a “transvaginal ultrasound” (yep, it is what it sounds like) on anyone seeking abortions, comes another glut of insanity and assholishness. I have some other stuff I want to link everyone to, but this shit just keeps happening, so I guess we’ll talk about it some more.
And because the douchebags haven’t been able to talk enough about a subject they know fuck all about, they made sure women didn’t get to testify on behalf of the new federal birth control rule re: insurance policies.
So let’s see what’s really going on, shall we?
But that’s not all that’s up their sleeves, folks. Here’s a few bits of other bullshit:
And the shittiness isn’t relegated to the US (although we’re particularly well-practiced assholes):
We live in interesting times, people. Scary, insane, and completely batshit crazy times, but interesting nonetheless. I feel like we are sitting right on a potential pivot point of history, and we could either descend into the dark ages (now with iPhones!) or we can push and push and move things forward.
I, for one, refuse to let it be the former. Care to join me?