People will kill you over time, and how they’ll kill you is with tiny, harmless...– Dylan Moran (via vanderlylegeek)
Savita Halappanavar: Government must introduce... →
Joe Higgins calling for full abortion rights and Choice in Ireland.
Dear America, This Is What Happens When You Ban... →
Who needs the Hippocratic Oath when you have the Pope? If you are in Ireland on Nov. 21 the protest to get Ireland’s parliament to legislate for safe, legal abortions continues at 6 p.m at Leinster House, Dublin 2. For more details click here. If you cannot make it to Ireland, you can participate in the International Day of Action For Legal Abortion in Ireland. Show up to show your support....
Socialist Wins Historic 27% Against WA House... →
socialistmn: Socialist Alternative candidate Kshama Sawant received over 10,000 votes for WA state house of representatives while running against Frank Chopp, the sitting speaker of the house and one of the most powerful politicians in Washington State. In this press release, we call for a united slate against democrats in Seattle, and call for challenges nation-wide. Congrats to all cmds...
Pro Choice Truth: I wish I could have had an... →
prochoicetruth: I was inspired to post this because of the submission about the girl who aborted her child with Tay-Sachs. I wish I could have been so lucky. My husband Alan and I found out that I was pregnant in late April of 2009. This was a complete accident. Due to the fact that we were both Tay-Sachs…
The World according to JD: Gay Bashing →
joshuadoyle: Psych! But now that I have your attention… It’s been a fun last few days, and intense to say the least. On Saturday evening I was on my way home when, as I was sauntering past the “gay bar” (or so I’m told) near my friends’ apartment, I saw a young, curly-haired lady. Her distinctive curls and… I don’t know too much about this whole thing with the college times but...
rabbleprochoice: Get excited because you think cat wants to sit on your lap. Really just uses you as a bridge to get from one side of the couch to the other. Love, Rabble
Press Statement: Manufactured Dail travel expenses... →
Go on Joe
Anti-choice bigots picketed in Cork
WRITTEN BY TIM FEEHAN FRIDAY, 29 JUNE 2012 10:00 Cork Socialist Party & Socialist Youth help to organise protest against Youth Defence On June 27th, over 50 people gathered outside Brown Thomas on Patrick St. to protest against the anti-choice group, Youth Defence, who were having a stall in Cork as part of their anti-abortion road show. Most of the protesters were young people...
Abortion in Ireland
For 20 years and six government governments Ireland has been in a strange anti-choice limbo. In the early 90s a young girl threatened suicide if she could not obtain an abortion and the supreme court decided that in the case of a threat to the life, including suicide, of the person carrying a pregnancy a termination would be lawful. This shocking case known as the “X case” changed...
Photoset: sleepydumpling: Truth! Women’s magazine’s suck. http://t.co/26lhnwDD
http://t.co/WAgb3ScM #dontpaythehouseholdcharge #vinb http://t.co/SLrmZX7H
RT @Socialist_party: Solidarity with PCS HMRC members taking strike action across the country from 12 pm.
RT @JoeHigginsTD: Budget 2012: Political decision to attack most vulnerable and leave wealthy relatively untouched: Last year on T… ht …
RT @stephie08: Absolutely disgusted that @UCDSU have laid off staff with 24 years service just weeks before Christmas. Makes me ashamed …
Video: I was up in Belfast last Wednesday for the public sector strike, had a very good experience standing… http://t.co/n0FWk1TW
RT @RedMcNally: Solidarity to #Maynooth SU, who are occupying Anthony Lawlor’s Office (Fine Gael TD)
I’ll be up in Belfast for #N30 @AKO_89 will be tweeting.
RT @OccupyLSX: 3pm Action at US Embassy in solidarity with Occupy Wall St called by Occupy London
Photoset: Went to London for the weekend, had an awesome time. http://t.co/GM3JJIas
Photo: Lol, this is great. :) http://t.co/IJDDjHc
Video: Working class unity is the solution for Israel and Palestine. No to sectarian divisions that only… http://t.co/WTF9ICM
Oh, that’s so sweet; I was a feminist when I was your age, too.– My current boss at my job interview for a position at an all-girls’ educational institution. I should have seen that as a giant red flag, but I needed the job too much. Connecticut, age 26, just under one year ago. Made me feel belittled, naive, worried that an all-girls’ school sees feminism as...
Fatty Diary: $300 for being 300 pounds? →
cabell: fattydiary: The other week, I started work like any normal day. I actually was having a cheerful morning. Woke up on time and got there early so I headed to the kitchen to get coffee, like I do every single morning. Unfortunately, I was about to see something that would ruin my day and week. I noticed a sign… Click through to read the full account of blatant workplace discrimination...
“Incorrect battery exchange could lead to the danger of an explosion.” The instructions for my kitchen weighing scales. :)
Bye for now
I’m off to Belgium, see ya’s in a week. :)