Vandalism of Abortion Nurses Car Deplored | Scoop News

Vandalism of Abortion Nurses Car Deplored | Scoop News. The above press release disturbs me immensely for a number of reasons. It makes me worry that in New Zealand we are slowly moving back towards a climate of Anti-choice violence like that which is seen in the USA where abortion providers are routinely targeted. Someone…

Thank You Audre

It was Audre Lorde’s birthday on February the 18th.There are some people who change the world just by being in it, and I feel like Audre Lorde was one of them. Simply being who she was, a queer black woman, and being unashamed and refusing to be erased and silenced was an incredible and revolutionary…

Women with Voices

On Tuesday Malala Yousafzai and two other girls were shot on their way to school in rural Pakistan As of today Malala’s condition remains critical, she has a 70% chance of surviving but she may never be the same again. If you don’t know who Malala is you can find out about her back story…

Abortion Without Exception

Paul Akin’s comments about rape and pregnancy in the USA have had people rushing to denounce the notion of forcible rape and defend the exception in the case of pregnancy caused by rape in states with restrictive abortion laws. Abortion in the case of rape, incest, or a foetus with a profoun  disability are often…

Bad Indian Girl

I am Indian but I am not from India. This one sentence is often enough to blow peoples minds, or at least confuse the shit out of them. I had never been to India until just on a year ago when I spent two months there as part of my travels. When I was in…

GayNZ.com Marriage not the end of the line, group stresses

Some of you may have heard about the social media storm regarding hate group Marriage NZ which posits to “protect marriage” by ensuring that marriage remains between one man and one woman.  They tweeted the article linked below presumably as proof that Teh Gayz are not just interested in joining the institution of marriage but…