It’s official. South Dakota passed a law, banning all abortions, except in the case where the mother’s life is in danger. The law makes no exceptions for rape or incest. The law was signed yesterday by Republican Gov. Mike Rounds, making it possible for doctors to receive up to five years in prison for performing […] Continue reading

Salon ran a review of a book titled Enrique’s Journey, the true story about a Honduran boy who makes multiple — and often unsuccessful — treacherous trips to the United States to find his mother. The book, based on a (must-read) Pulitzer-Prize winning series that ran in the Los Angeles Times three years ago, highlighted […] Continue reading