Feb. 6th, 2013

capnzebbie: (Flip bird Lanning.)
Right now, Arkansas is on the front lines of the GOP war on women. Republicans took over our General Assembly in the last election, and have proposed three bills to completely outlaw abortion after 20 weeks, no exceptions, to outlaw abortion after 6 weeks with exceptions for rape and incest, to require transvaginal ultrasounds, etc. Here is an Arkansas Times article about what is happening in Arkansas right now

The war on women in Arkansas: Sen. Jason Rapert and his colleagues attack abortion

This is what has been happening as a result of anti reproductive choice laws in the war on women from the passage of Roe v. Wade until 2005--

New Study Shows Anti-Choice Policies Leading to Widespread Arrests of and Forced Interventions on Pregnant Women

So, if you are in Arkansas, or if you know someone in Arkansas, HERE is a facebook page for a group fighting this. Come join us!

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