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  •  I guess he thinks it's okay to monitor every woman (5+ / 0-)
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    of child-bearing age to make sure she's forced to continue her pregnancy and forced to give birth.  As you said:

    Apparently he felt strongly about this government-sanctioned invasion of his privacy, which led to him being delayed while traveling to give a speech on how government should have expanded powers to take people's privacy away from them.

    I sneer every time someone claims that either of the Pauls is honest and principled. They have no problem with government interference in women's lives and no problem with state governments imposing restrictions on civil liberties, but god forbid that the federal government might act to protect people's rights!

    If, in our efforts to win, we become as dishonest as our opponents on the right, we don't deserve to triumph.

    by Tamar on Mon Jan 23, 2012 at 01:39:46 PM PST

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