Bill that would fine men for masturbating moves forward in Texas legislature

The Man's Right to Know Act is billed as satirical — but it proves an excellent point about the way men legislate women's bodies.


Rick Perry and the Dakota Access Pipeline: What you need to know

The new energy secretary has ties to Energy Transfer Partners

3 Concepts That Have Lost All Meaning in the Texas Abortion Debate

Here are three concepts related to the state's anti-abortion legislation that just don't make sense anymore, thanks to their repeated misuse by Texas GOP legislators.

It Took This Citizen Less Than 2 Minutes to Take Down the Entire GOP's Anti-Choice Argument

Watch this outraged citizen give anti-choice Republicans the lesson they deserve.

Senate Bill 5: Texas Rep Resorts to Coat Hanger to Make Her Point

Wendy Davis she isn't. During renewed debates on Texas's Senate Bill 5, widely seen as a ban on most abortions in the state, state Rep. Senfronia Thompson resorted to some disgusting imagery.

Wendy Davis: Texas Should Gear Up For Another Social-Media Battle

Social media helped Wendy Davis kill the Texas abortion bill last week. This week the fight is back. Are social media-users ready for battle?

Wendy Davis Filibuster: 13-Hour SB 5 Speech Accomplished Everything It Needed to

Wendy Davis has a long career in front of her — regardless of whether SB 5 becomes law.

You Won't Believe What Rick Perry Just Said About Wendy Davis

Rick Perry stoops lower than low in an attempt to attack Wendy Davis.

3 Ways the "People's Filibuster" in Texas Will Change Politics

The "people's filibuster" of the Texan abortion bill proves the strength of American democracy. The voice of the people ruled over the legislature last night, and changed the face of politics.

Wendy Davis Filibuster LIVE: Watch Her 13-Hour Speech for Abortion Rights

Texas state Senator Wendy Davis is attempting a heroic 13-hour filibuster to block some of the harshest anti-abortion laws ever proposed in America. Can she do it?

9 Reasons You Should Be Worried About What's Happening in Texas

This is what you need to know about a disturbing bill which has sparked controversy in Texas.

Texas Passed Abortion Laws In a Special Session, Because Trampling On Women's Rights Can't Wait

The Texas Senate passed an anti-abortion bill in a special session, raising questions of what kind of environment Texas will create for the women who live there.

Trends in Education 2013: This is How Texas Wastes $90 Million a Year

Texas is known for being friendly to "the test." However, despite outspending and out-testing other states, its students continue to underperform.