Dem: GOP's rape-redefining bill "a violent act against women"

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Dem: GOP's rape-redefining bill "a violent act against women"
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Wed, 02-02-2011 - 11:36am

 nwtreehugger  

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Registered: 11-04-2010

This is a completely outrageous bill.

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Registered: 04-07-2002
I don't think it's hate so much as some incredibly insecure need to control women - even by OTHER women! To 'redefine' rape - why? What does this accomplish...except to work to erode a woman's right to decide her own reproductive & medical choices.

 nwtreehugger  

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Registered: 11-04-2010
I'll stand by hate because it is indeed showing incredible hostility toward women by trying to take away their rights to their own bodies.
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Registered: 03-18-2000

It's brutal to force a woman to carry

 


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Registered: 03-30-2007

If people can't understand that the Republicans want to take us back to 1911, then I don't know what to say.

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Registered: 08-30-2002

I'm not suprised though. It's all about women continueing to be a second class citizens. The whole abortion debate in a nutshell, is that. It is nothing more than telling women they don't have a right to medical privacy, for



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Registered: 04-07-2002
I don't disagree with you...I just think that there's more to it. I'm sure that there are those out there who follow that thinking because they do hate women.

 nwtreehugger  

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ITA.

 nwtreehugger  

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Registered: 10-17-2010

OMG, this bill is absolutely disgusting.

Good to know that men, who can't even imagine this horror, are telling me that I can't make a decision about whether or not to continue a pregnancy.

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Registered: 03-09-2001


UGH! I know. frown.gif



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