The FDA ends some onerous restrictions on the “abortion pill,” but unfortunately, not all

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Against the backdrop of women’s right to control their bodily autonomy hanging by a thread, the Biden administration threw (some) women a lifeline on December 16, 2021.

On that date, the Biden administration ended long-standing restrictions on a decades-old medication used to terminate early-stage pregnancies. This lifting of restrictions comes…


Thrifty Words 100 Challenge #46: Civil Disobedience

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MLK was assassinated in Memphis at 6:05 PM on April 4, 1968.

I joined several black friends in lowering the flag in front of my university’s central administration building to half-staff. White fraternity boys tried to raise the flag back up. Fighting and chaos ensued.

Cops used tear gas to…

“Roe” is dead, as is a woman’s autonomy over her own body

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Let’s skip the preliminaries that are currently being debated by the most partisan and ignorant Supreme Court of the United States in the history of our once-great nation and cut to the final scene.

Anyone who has been paying attention realizes that Catholics, evangelical Christians, and right-wing paternalistic Republicans have…

James Knight

Old unreformed unf**kwithable professor with a rock & roll soul, still crazy after all these years and still running against the wind.

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