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The Controversial Doctor Behind the New "Viagra for Women"

motherjones.com — The path to market for the first-ever women's libido drug began in 2010 when Dr. Irwin Goldstein chased a pharmaceutical executive around a Miami medical conference. "Irwin is famous for chasing people around with his MacBook," says Cindy Whitehead, the CEO of Sprout Pharmaceuticals and Goldstein's quarry that day.
Sep 02, 2015

Is doctor behind "Viagra for women" advancing medicine or just Big Pharma's bottom line? motherjones.com/politics/2015/…

Sep 02, 2015

RT @stevesilberman: Is doctor behind "Viagra for women" advancing medicine or just Big Pharma's bottom line? motherjones.com/politics/2015/…

Sep 02, 2015

The doctor behind “female Viagra” actually used to prescribe Viagra to women, despite lack of safety studies bit.ly/1Q8oO1C

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The Unauthorized History of the GOP's 30-Year War on Planned Parenthood

motherjones.com — As a secretive anti-abortion group continues to leak videos selectively edited to portray Planned Parenthood officials breaking federal law, a swarm of states, from New Hampshire to Utah, have renewed efforts to strip the country's largest women's health care organization of government funding. "This is the longest and broadest set of attacks we have seen."
Aug 21, 2015

The Unauthorized History of the GOP's 30-Year War on Planned Parenthood motherjones.com/politics/2015/…

Aug 21, 2015

Anti-abortion lawmakers have been going after Planned Parenthood for 30 years—no videos needed bit.ly/1KzPZgZ pic.twitter.com/JWTdQp9hJ4

Aug 21, 2015

The unauthorized history of the GOP's 30-year war on Planned Parenthood motherjones.com/politics/2015/… via @motherjones

Aug 21, 2015

RT @mtredden: Anti-abortion lawmakers have been going after Planned Parenthood for 30 years—no videos needed bit.ly/1KzPZgZ pic.twitter.com/JWTdQp9hJ4

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The Pentagon Just Realized It Gave Too Much Military Equipment To The Ferguson Police

motherjones.com — As new clashes between police and protesters in Ferguson, Missouri revive concerns about the growing use of military-type gear by local cops, the Pentagon has ordered Ferguson to return two Humvees that came straight off the battlefields of Iraq or Afghanistan.
Aug 17, 2015

RT @MotherJones: The Pentagon just realized it gave too much military equipment to the Ferguson police bit.ly/1DVhkh2 pic.twitter.com/wBWYLBm57U

Aug 13, 2015

RT @johnobeto: The Pentagon Just Realized It Gave Too Much Military Equipment to the Ferguson Police motherjones.com/mojo/2015/08/p…

Aug 12, 2015

RT @MotherJones: Pentagon forces Ferguson to return two Humvees to police militarization program mojo.ly/1TrbVoM pic.twitter.com/QGbJdWyTHw

Aug 13, 2015

RT @MotherJones: Pentagon forces Ferguson to return two Humvees to police militarization program mojo.ly/1TrbVoM pic.twitter.com/waH9h5NSbj

Aug 16, 2015

RT @MotherJones: The Pentagon just realized it gave too much military equipment to the Ferguson police bit.ly/1DVhkh2 pic.twitter.com/wBWYLBm57U

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Documents Reveal the Fearmongering Local Cops Use to Score Military Gear From the Pentagon

motherjones.com — Mother Jones obtained more than 450 police department requests for armored tactical vehicles from the Pentagon. Did your police force request one? Browse all of them here. One year ago this week, hundreds of camouflaged officers in Ferguson, Missouri bore down on residents protesting the police shooting of an unarmed black teenager named Michael Brown.
Aug 15, 2015

Mother Jones obtained more than 450 police department requests for armored tactical vehicles from the Pentagon: ow.ly/QTZuP

Aug 15, 2015

RT @JimMacMillan: Mother Jones obtained more than 450 police department requests for armored tactical vehicles from the Pentagon: ow.ly/QTZuP

Aug 11, 2015

Why do cops need MRAPs? To protect popular beaches in DE or, in Grady Co., OK, to help with the drug interdictions motherjones.com/politics/2015/…

Aug 10, 2015

RT @SuzyKhimm: "The Ohio State University Police Department asked for an armored vehicle to assist with 'football missions.'" motherjones.com/politics/2015/…

Aug 10, 2015

Great reporting by @mtredden, who FOIA'd all the local police requests for MRAPs and found some weird stuff in there: motherjones.com/politics/2015/…

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Here's What the Presidential Candidates Had to Say About Reproductive Rights in the First GOP Debate

motherjones.com — On Thursday night, the ten front-runners in the race for the GOP presidential nomination gathered in Cleveland for the first debate of the primaries and naturally the discussion included women's health issues. Fox News hosts grilled Florida Sen. Marco Rubio on his opposition to exceptions to abortion laws for victims of rape and incest and Gov.
Aug 06, 2015

Rubio insisted that he doesn't oppose rape/incest exceptions in abortion restrictions. That's, uh, not true: bit.ly/1Me6fKs

Aug 06, 2015

RT @mtredden: Rubio insisted that he doesn't oppose rape/incest exceptions in abortion restrictions. That's, uh, not true: bit.ly/1Me6fKs

Aug 07, 2015

Here's What @GOP Presidential Candidates Had to Say About Women in the First Debate. bit.ly/1SZOumj

Aug 07, 2015

Frightening: What Republican presidential candidates said about reproductive rights motherjones.com/mojo/2015/08/h… via @thelindywest @AlainaBCyr

Why Is It So Hard for Wrongfully Convicted Women to Get Justice?

motherjones.com — In the early morning hours of June 30, 1995, a fire sparked to life in Kristine Bunch's mobile home. It fanned out across the floor and climbed up the walls, then formed an impassable barrier across the middle of the trailer. Bunch, 21, snapped awake in the living room.
Aug 04, 2015

RT @mtredden: Overturning a wrongful conviction is hard. But why is it next to impossible when it's a woman? bit.ly/1M2IHGR pic.twitter.com/gjlgsNqLRo

Aug 04, 2015

RT @mtredden: Overturning a wrongful conviction is hard. But why is it next to impossible when it's a woman? bit.ly/1M2IHGR pic.twitter.com/gjlgsNqLRo

Aug 04, 2015

RT @mauricepossley: Imagine going to prison for a crime you didn't commit. Imagine it's for murdering your child. motherjones.com/politics/2015/… via @motherjones

Aug 04, 2015

RT @mtredden: Overturning a wrongful conviction is hard. But why is it next to impossible when it's a woman? bit.ly/1M2IHGR pic.twitter.com/gjlgsNqLRo

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Pro-Choicers Are Actually Freaked Out About These Planned Parenthood Sting Videos

motherjones.com — In the last week, a little-known anti-abortion activist named David Daleidin ignited a firestorm by releasing two selectively edited videos in which Planned Parenthood officials appear to be negotiating the sale of aborted fetuses. That Planned Parenthood is the target of a withering attack by anti-abortion activists is no surprise-they have been at war for years.
Jul 23, 2015

RT @MotherJones: Pro-Choicers Are Actually Freaked Out About These Planned Parenthood Sting Videos mojo.ly/1VBiT9m

Jul 24, 2015

Pro-choicers are actually freaked out about these Planned Parenthood sting videos motherjones.com/politics/2015/… @myen

Megadonors Clamored for a Christie Run in 2012. Now? Not So Much

motherjones.com — In an early stretch of the 2012 presidential contest, some of the GOP's biggest donors-including David Koch- were clamoring for Chris Christie to jump into the race. And had the New Jersey governor taken the leap, he seemed poised to Hoover up donations from the GOP elite.

Chris Christie Is Sitting on a Bill to Seize Guns From Domestic Abusers

motherjones.com — For the past three weeks, a bill to crack down on gun possession by domestic abusers has been languishing on Chris Christie's desk. The bipartisan bill would give New Jersey courts and police greater authority to enforce current state gun laws against suspected and convicted abusers, but so far Christie has refused to say whether he will sign or veto it.
Jul 14, 2015

RT @MatthewArco: Christie sitting on a bill to seize guns from domestic abusers, @mtredden reports: motherjones.com/politics/2015/… via @motherjones

Jul 15, 2015

Why Is Chris Christie Sitting on a Bill to Seize Guns From Domestic Abusers? Oh yeah, the NRA and his 2016 run. motherjones.com/politics/2015/…

Martin O'Malley Tries to One-Up Bernie Sanders With Promise to End College Debt

motherjones.com — As they vie to emerge as the progressive alternative to Hillary Clinton, Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders and former Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley are racing to stake out territory to Clinton's political left. In April, O'Malley endorsed a $15 minimum wage. Sanders did the same within days.
Jul 08, 2015

RT @MotherJones: Attention college students: Meet the presidential candidate promising to eliminate your debt mojo.ly/1HgkARV pic.twitter.com/A2ktlAg4rO

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Sep 04, 2015

"There is absolutely a hell, and it’s in Minnesota, and its demon king is fucking Keillor." bit.ly/1fZoW6y

Sep 04, 2015

@ShannonOMac Hi Shannon, I'm a reporter with Mother Jones, interested in speaking to you for a story. If you're OK speaking to press, DM me?

Sep 04, 2015

RT @c_heller: Next Tuesday, I start a new job at @SmithsonianMag! I'm very, very happy about this

Sep 04, 2015

RT @chashomans: "Thru its rare combination of aesthetic contrarianism & functionality, the fanny pack enables a life of wild abandon."http:…

Sep 03, 2015

And then Fox News permanently abandoned him?

Sep 03, 2015

Remember that time Trump unleashed a vile attack on Megyn Kelly and his female supporters retaliated en masse?

Sep 03, 2015

Remember that time voters saw the true Trump in the first GOP debate and his poll numbers never recovered?

Sep 03, 2015

Remember that time Trump attacked Sen. John McCain's war record and voters shunned him ever since?


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