Category Archives: Righteous anger

Surprise CPC Protest a Success!

What a fantastic protest tonight. Austin NOW, WilCo NOW Task Force, and the Texas Handmaids all came together to protest the north-central Austin CPC known as the John Paul II “Life” Center (quotations ours) and their fundraiser gala tonight. Not … Continue reading

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Day of Resistance at the Capitol

…One of many to come. We’ve been fighting what often feels like an uphill, impossible battle with conservative legislators in Texas, who have been pandering to extremist right-wing groups like the Tea Party for years now. But Texas progressives have … Continue reading

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“Abandon abortion, and we abandon you.”

I’m borrowing heavily from this article by Lauren Rankin over at Dame Magazine (including the title of this post), because reading that particular piece made me realize that I can’t stay silent about this anymore. As someone who wholeheartedly believed in … Continue reading

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New Braunfels CPC Protest with CenTex NOW!

New Braunfels, it’s time to get woke. Our new Central Texas NOW Task Force (CenTexNOW) is hosting their very first Fake Clinic protest on Saturday, May 27 in New Braunfels! This is a monumental step in spreading awareness of the … Continue reading

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What a Weekend!

What an amazing weekend!! Between the One Resistance march, Women’s March, and the Roe v Wade anniversary rally… Y’all, we are all exhausted, so I’m just gonna leave these photos here! P.S. !!!

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Outrage of the Day: Perry vetoed equal pay bill after retailers asked

It was bad enough that Gov. Perry vetoed HB 950, the state-level Lilly Ledbetter Act. This was a really smart, relatively simple bill filed by Rep. Senfronia Thompson in the House and Sen. Wendy Davis in the Senate. It does … Continue reading

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So what’s next?

I want to thank each and every person who did their best for reproductive justice in Texas over the last few weeks. I am so proud to be part of this community and proud to fight alongside all of you. … Continue reading

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Info on #SB5 Filibuster/Wendy Davis Day!

**UPDATE: You can start sending food! Info below. Senator Wendy Davis is filibustering #SB5! Thank you, Senator Davis, for standing strong for reproductive justice! Want to know how this happend and why all this is important? Senator Kirk Watson (who … Continue reading

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Inspiring day! #FeministArmy takes over the Capitol

Y’all, it has been an unbelievable week here in the ATX. Thursday night, more than 400 feminists kept the House State Affairs Committee in session until almost 4:00AM in what folks are calling a People’s Filibuster, standing strong for abortion … Continue reading

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NY Times Must Read

When States Abuse Women By NICHOLAS D. KRISTOF Published: March 3, 2012 HERE’S what a woman in Texas now faces if she seeks an abortion Nicholas D. Kristof On the Ground Under a new law that took effect three weeks ago with the … Continue reading

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