Tag Archive: Rachel Maddow

Will 2012 be the “Year of the Woman”?

By Juliana Jiménez Progress is not inevitable, and the current political climate, the state of women in politics, and the war on women are all cases in point. Kathy Kleeman and Debbie Walsh from… Continue reading

The End of Rush Limbaugh – 45 Advertisers Leave Show

By Juliana Jiménez UPDATE: As of today, 45 advertisers have dropped Rush Limbaugh’s show, and there might be more in sight, according to the Rachel Maddow Show blog. And as if his lame… Continue reading

Mother Jones: “Dear Rush Limbaugh: Birth Control Doesn’t Work Like Viagra”

Mother Jones: “Dear Rush Limbaugh: Birth Control Doesn’t Work Like Viagra”

From Mother Jones, By Juliana Jiménez

We hinted at this in a previous post, the embarrassing fact that Rush Limbaugh does not understand how  birth control works, and as Rachel Maddow points out, neither does Mitt Romney. What is also particularly painful is the awful irony, the long-standing injustice, that Viagra has long been covered by health insurance, while birth control is not. Yes, lets all have more sex without birth control, because clearly the earth is running out of people.  

Catholic Contraception Delusion

By Juliana Jiménez The Obama administration announced  on Jan. 20 that all FDA-approved forms of contraception must be covered by most insurers without a co-pay, co-insurance or a deductible paid by the patient, starting Aug. 1, 2012. The… Continue reading