Joe Veix

RH Reality Check

Joe Veix is a writer and photographer. His writing has also appeared in Jezebel Music. His photography has appeared in Pittsburgh’s City Paper and The New People. He currently lives in Brooklyn.


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Huckabee is Back

Joe Veix

The Values Voters Summit weighs in: Mike Huckabee is the preferred GOP candidate for 2012 presidential run.

Contraception to Combat Climate Change

Joe Veix

British researchers have found that, to reduce carbon emissions, supporting family planning and contraception is about five times cheaper than investing in green technologies.

Abortion and Health Care

Joe Veix

The right is making the debate about health care a debate about abortion, looking to expand the Hyde Amendment in the name of common ground.

Is Bob McDonnell a Moderate?

Joe Veix

McDonnell's thesis from Regent University was dug up by the Washington Post. It's claims that unmarried couples using contraceptives and women in the workplace are causing the downfall of society.

Rethinking the Pill

Joe Veix

A new book called The Pill: Are You Sure It's For You? reexamines the pill, questioning its use as a default contraceptive.

The Rise of Right-wing Extremism

Joe Veix

The Department of Homeland Security warned about a rise of right-wing extremism. Since then there have been at least three cases of domestic terrorism, and the rhetoric on the right is only becoming more frenzied and vitriolic.

Blame the Ombudsman

Joe Veix

A conservative organization complains about the bias of a PBS program, but offers nothing to refute the program's claims.

A Failing Play Becomes Anti-Abortion Propaganda

Joe Veix

"Irena's Vow," a play depicting a woman's struggle to save lives during the Holocaust, was recently called pro-life by LifeSiteNews, which skewed the critical reception of the play, and its intentions.

Bill O’Reilly’s Rage Against Tiller

Joe Veix

Murdered abortion doctor George Tiller had been a favorite target of The O'Reilly Factor since 2005, with O'Reilly calling Tiller a "Nazi" who was "operating a death mill."

National Issues From a Local Perspective

Joe Veix

A video contest in Oceanside, California, awarded two teenagers top prize for their film about teen pregnancy. It's a persuasive argument for making local content to discuss national issues.

Roundup of Plan B Ad Backlash

Joe Veix

A commercial for emergency contraception, which aired in the UK last month, got an expected amount of grief from conservative parents.

Curing HIV/AIDS With Stem Cells

Joe Veix

Using a stem cell transplant, German doctors may have eliminated an American patient's HIV -- though the treatment is unlikely to be a cure.

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