Lately it's come to my attention that many politicians(specifically Republican individuals) are rather uneducated on the anatomy and well-being of females. Loudmouths such as Richard Mourdock in his statement that rape is a "gift intended from god" and Todd Atkins belief that during legit rape the female body "shuts down" and prevents pregnancy from it, have caused me to laugh extensively. I started this form for postings of republican quotes that show lack of intelligence towards topics sensitive to women such as rape,abortion,contraception,etc. (note,I'm not a democrat. There are idiots from that party too.)
My ex-wife is an Ob-Gyn. She's very educated and very much a Republican.
There are some extremely intelligent and educated women in both parties, and trying to paint one group with a wide brush is intellectually dishonest and just plain mean.
by PJ Jones 10 years ago
I was going to try to do a Hub on this subject. But Iam very curious about what men have to say about this subject. Why do republican men want to take away needed health services for women? It's not just abortions..I understand , this could be a moral/ religious thing...but, basic...
by Credence2 10 years ago
How wide spread is the message that seems to come from the Republican Right that among the parties involved in a rape crime, the status of the woman is less important that that of the offender or that of the unborn child? See for yourself, here http://firstread.nbcnews.com/_news/2012...
by Paul Wingert 9 years ago
http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2013/01/25/n … jail-time/It's obvious that this lunatic isn't mentally capable for holding any kind pf public office! This is the United States, not some fucked up 3rd world church/state! To the people of New Mexico, get rid of this crazy b**ch and anyone else like...
by Chris Mills 10 years ago
I am pro-life. I am so adamant about seeing the number of abortions decrease that I am in favor of providing contraception to minors without parental consent. I could actually work side by side with a pro-choice person on this point. I may not agree with this person on anything...
by Nickny79 14 years ago
Madam Speaker Nancy Pelosi on birth-control funding as part of the $825 billion stimulus package: "Well, the family planning services reduce cost. They reduce cost. The states are in terrible fiscal budget crises now and part of what we do for children's health, education and some of those...
by Grace Marguerite Williams 8 years ago
liberalization and the broadening of women's reprodutive freedoms, especially in terms of a woman's right to choose and the issue of contraception? What makes some conservative men view a woman's greater reproductive freedom and/or choice is an affront to "morality" and "family...
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