I was invited onto the Truth Over Comfort podcast to discuss privilege, racism, feminism, and sexism in the libertarian community. I thought it was a really helpful, civil, interesting discussion and I appreciate the opportunity to have had it!
Regardless of where you come down on its use, you should know that emergency contraception is no more an abortifacient than birth control, no matter how you define when life begins. Further reading: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Abortifacient ec.princeton.edu/questions/ecwork.html http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/10561657 About me: http://cathyreisenwitz.com @CathyReisenwitz
http://cathyreisenwitz.com/blog @CathyReisenwitz Want more good news? Donate! 1FXPe7rStkCkn6juPnrmy96FH3KXJVbnfx http://www.fios1news.com/newjersey/node/25151#.UzrCsa1dVWZ http://www.drugpolicy.org/news/2014/03/dc-mayor-vincent-gray-signs-far-reaching-marijuana-decriminalization-legislation-bill-n New Jersey prosecutors have come out in favor of legalization and in DC Mayor Vincent Gray recently signed the legislation decriminalizing cannabis possession http://www.alternet.org/news-amp-politics/un-human-rights-committee-united-states-cruel-inhuman-and-degrading-poor The UN Human Rights committee has called the US’ policy of criminalizing homelessness “cruel, inhuman and degrading” after a mentally ill … [Read more…]
Daily news show/video podcast/vlog of Cathy Reisenwitz. http://cathyreisenwitz.com/blog @CathyReisenwitz http://facebook.com/CathyReisenwitz Stories: via @DLind http://m.fredericknewspost.com/locations/local/frederick_county/supreme-court-will-not-hear-santos-case/article_3ced2230-b359-11e3-a949-001a4bcf6878.html?mode=jqm A ruling which makes it harder for cops to harass people based on their ethnicity won’t be heard by the Supreme Court! Yay for not being pulled over for driving while Mexican. via Mike Riggs http://projects.aljazeera.com/2014/crack-cocaine/ Great report on Al-Jazeera America … [Read more…]
After libertarian podcaster Mike Shanklin publicly had some things to say about bitcoin privilege-gate, his co-host Robert Kruger started reading my stuff. This led to an invitation to come on their show,Voluntary Virtues, to discuss that issue and a few others. It was an interesting, civil discussion which was pretty enlightening regarding the way some people … [Read more…]
This tells you about all you need to know about me, but as soon as I found out what Bloggingheads.tv was, I really, really wanted to go on. It was even more fun than I thought it would be. I have to thank TownHall Managing Editor Kevin Glass for inviting me on, and even more … [Read more…]
Trying to expand my repertoire, I reached out to Johnny Robinson of The Pleasure Saucer Podcast about co-hosting the next episode. The result is below and here. We talked about: Astronomers discover a massive asteroid that could hit us in 2032 Revenge Porn Is Awful, But the Law Against It Is Worse First Nations Vs. the RMCP over fracking resistance. It’s not the … [Read more…]