My Body, My Choice

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You might hate your body, but society doesn’t. That’s thin privilege. - A great article about perspectives on weight and society for all body types. Thin Privilege, Justine Legault, Yasmine Bleeth, Fit Life, Lose Weight, Weight Loss, Reduce Weight, Body Shaming, Makes You Beautiful
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Weight Stereotyping: The Secret Way People Are Judging You Based on Your Body

It's based on your body type, and it's rampant. In an exclusive Glamour survey, women reveal how harsh the weight stereotyping is--and what you can do about being unfairly sized up.

No contraception coverage based on religious beliefs of boss? We as Americans need a new Supreme court! In the meantime, boycott Hobby Lobby! Lung Cancer Treatment, Equal Rights, Women's Rights, Civil Rights, Reproductive Rights, Pro Choice, Lol, Atheist, Hobby Lobby
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NARAL Pro-Choice Oregon

I will never set foot in one of their stores again! They don't want someone like me anyway - I'm not Christian enough for their glue, paint and beads. Michaels and JoAnn, here I come! #notmybossbusiness #hobbylobby

Audre Lorde *Almost Sold-Out* - The Art of Molly Crabapple - Audre Lorde “Your Silence Will Not Protect You” Painting by Molly Crabapple. Protest Kunst, Protest Art, Protest Posters, Protest Signs, Feminist Quotes, Feminist Art, Equality Quotes, Feminist Theory, Molly Crabapple
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March With History's Greatest Writers On Your Side, Thanks To This Protest Art

These free, downloadable artworks feature wisdom by Audre Lorde, James Baldwin, Junot Diaz and Suheir Hammad.

Republicans want government intrusion everywhere except for regulation of corrupt businesses. The GOP doesn't want limited government. The size of the government has grown the most under Reagan, H. Reproductive Rights, Pro Choice, Political Views, Social Issues, That Way, In This World, Feminism, Equality, Thoughts
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It is weird that the battle over a woman's uterus is being waged by anti-government, "don't tread on me", freedom zealots who want to legislate themselves into a woman's reproductive choices...

wouldn't all you ladies love having your boss decide if you can get your birth control covered by your insurance? i mean how much more can they do to show you how much they care?think Reproductive Rights, Intersectional Feminism, Tabu, Pro Choice, Trump, Fight Club, Social Issues, In This World, Equality
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Yet plenty of women will vote for the GOP. I guess because they trust their male politicians to make health care, employment, family, religious, etc. etc. choices for them.

Today in Palo Alto, California, members of the Raging Grannies Action League said that men who want drugs such as Viagra to treat impotence should be required to have strict testing before receiving. Political Pictures, Review Board, Reproductive Rights, Lol, Rage, Religion, Politics, History, Women's Rights
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There are old men sitting around reviewing our birth control and abortion rights, so I guess it's time we review their Viagra needs. Oh, and our corporate religion is Goddess worship.

 where "pro-life" efforts included feeding hungry children. If you don't care about them then you're not "pro-life" you're "pro-birth" Hungry Children, Poor Children, Look Man, Thing 1, Pro Choice, Lol, Black And White Portraits, Thats The Way, Atheism
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And keeping them from getting shot...

conservatism and women's responsibilities They can take this and shove it up their sexist asses! Pro Choice, Women In History, Social Issues, Social Justice, Alter, In This World, Feminism, Equality, No Response

Wow, can you believe it's the USA in 2014??

"All republican appointed members of the supreme court voted against women's rights to contraception. Liberal Agenda, Religion And Politics, Greater Good, Political Views, Republican Party, Supreme Court, Social Issues, Barack Obama, Equality
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I hope everyone is VERY aware of this now.

I love her attitude! If my big belly and fat arms and stretch marks and thick thighs offend you, then that's okay. I'm not going to hide my body and my being to benefit your delicate sensitivities. Body Love, Loving Your Body, Perfect Body, Web Foto, Bodies, Selfies, Image Hero, Skinny People, Humans Of New York
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Sports has a sexism problem, host Keith Olbermann argued in this powerful segment from his eponymous program, and it's self-perpetuating. He began by listing instances where women in sports have been targeted by sexist comments. The list is lon. Keith Olbermann, Ray Rice, Make My Day, Half The Sky, Religion And Politics, Riot Grrrl, Women In History, Social Issues, Espn
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Keith Olbermann's Powerful Speech About Sexism In Sports

Sports has a sexism problem, ESPN2 host Keith Olbermann argued in this powerful segment from his eponymous program, and it's self-perpetuating. He began ...

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The REAL Toy Story: Chinese factory workers forced to sleep among piles of doll parts as they churn out toys for Christmas

Human rights campaigners have frequently raised concerns over the conditions of Chinese factory workers who make an estimated £150 a month.

I trust women to decide their own futures. I'm voting. My Body My Choice, Pro Choice, Political Campaign, Save My Life, Faith In Humanity, Social Issues, Trust Me, Body Image, Big Picture
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Supreme Court Justices John Roberts, Antonin Scalia, Samuel Alito, Clarence Thomas, and Anthony Kennedy - Think about it. Lgbt Rights, Civil Rights, Human Rights, Womens Health Care, Half The Sky, Religion And Politics, Liberal Politics, New Community
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One thing the Hobby Lobby justices all had in common...

... is that none of them ever will be, or could ever have been, directly impacted by their "narrowly tailored" ruling against women:

97 years ago today, Margaret Sanger opened the U.'s first birth control clinic in Brooklyn—and started a movement that revolutionized women's ability to plan their families, improve their health, and pursue their dreams. Margaret Sanger, Million Men, Reproductive Rights, Pro Choice, Medical Technology, Care Plans, Women In History, Public Health, Health Care
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Planned Parenthood Action Fund

97 years ago, Margaret Sanger opened the U.S.'s first birth control clinic in Brooklyn—and started a movement that revolutionized women's ability to plan their families, improve their health, and pursue their dreams. Today, Planned Parenthood serves 3 million men and women a year with quality, affordable health care, including birth control—and we're proud to keep moving forward, not roll back, on women's health. REPIN if you believe every women deserves to make her own medical decisions.