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CNN reports that Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz has pointed out the similarities in Reps. Paul Ryan's and Todd Akin's positions on abortion. The issue is particularly sensitive for ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 12 comments on Mon Aug 20, 2012 at 08:00 AM PDT with 25 Recommends
Paul Ryan's positions on abortion have been nearly the same as Todd Akin's -- at least until late last night when the Romney Campaign issued a statement distancing itself from Rep. Todd Akin's ugly ...
by HoundDog
Comment Count 16 comments on Mon Aug 20, 2012 at 05:47 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
I'm pro-choice, but it is not something I really invest a lot of time in talking about. I wouldn't vote for an anti-choice candidate, but I don't often have the energy to debate the issue with ...
by ThatPoshGirl
Comment Count 58 comments on Fri Aug 10, 2012 at 10:50 AM PDT with 161 Recommends
Those of you that read this regular series know that I am from Hackett, Arkansas, just a mile or so from the Oklahoma border, and just about 10 miles south of the Arkansas River. It was a rural ...
by Translator
Comment Count 46 comments on Wed Apr 04, 2012 at 06:00 PM PDT with 47 Recommends
SwedishJewfish (Rebecca) sent this to me yesterday and I join her in her outrage. I am asking everyone to contact the Christian Broadcast Network and express your outrage at their blatant blaming ...
by Roxine
Comment Count 89 comments on Tue Mar 27, 2012 at 05:10 AM PDT with 66 Recommends
Dear Senator Rick Santorum, May I have a word with you about my marriage? Just so you know upfront, Senator, I am a gay man. I am also legally married to another man. This past November, we ...
by LeftofArizona
Comment Count 113 comments on Fri Jan 06, 2012 at 11:29 PM PST with 260 Recommends
Ray Sullivan, Rick Perry's Communication Director, had an interesting angle on Perry's new "transformation" (covered in other ...
by dhonig
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Dec 28, 2011 at 01:49 PM PST with 11 Recommends
Like many people in Florida, I had just about no way of avoiding the Casey Anthony trial. It was on the screens in my gym, it was front page in the papers, was all over the intertubes. It was part ...
by JDWolverton
Comment Count 9 comments on Wed Jul 13, 2011 at 10:07 AM PDT with 12 Recommends
Seriously I'm not joking "Women are being stripped of their constitutional personhood and ...
by LaFeminista
Comment Count 247 comments on Sat Jun 25, 2011 at 02:11 AM PDT with 514 Recommends
Spiritual incest is what one of the plaintiff's lawyers called the abuse suffered by the 470 survivors of sexual abuse at ...
by betson08
Comment Count 20 comments on Sat Mar 26, 2011 at 09:23 AM PDT with 23 Recommends
Mother Jones' Nick Baumann: Rape is only really rape if it involves force. So says ...
by Jed Lewison
Comment Count 152 comments on Fri Jan 28, 2011 at 08:40 AM PST with 0 Recommends
Look, I have no influence in Washington politics. I wish I did. Yes I worked for Obama, spent money and time, and drove to my nearest red state because I knew that he would win in California, but ...
by MinistryOfLove
Comment Count 101 comments on Sun Dec 19, 2010 at 06:22 AM PST with 16 Recommends
This is quick and dirty, but we need to get the word--and the vote--out!
by Below the Beltway
Comment Count 13 comments on Fri Oct 01, 2010 at 08:59 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
During this election cycle, it is a more prominent position for candidates to advocate the outright ban, without exception , of abortions. Exceptions which are currently legal ...
by MoGemStone
Comment Count 14 comments on Wed Sep 29, 2010 at 06:29 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
In a recent interview by Colorado Pols blogger David Thielen, CO Senate candidate Ken Buck reiterates his statement that he does not believe in ...
by njcronk
Comment Count 19 comments on Tue Aug 24, 2010 at 12:20 AM PDT with 22 Recommends
On Countdown tonight, Keith O. quoted Sharron Angle's words regarding abortion of pregnancy brought about by rape/incest. Angle: I think that two wrongs don't make a right. And I have ...
by LivesInAShoe
Comment Count 434 comments on Thu Jul 08, 2010 at 07:49 PM PDT with 709 Recommends
Just how extreme are Nevada's Republican nominee for the U.S. ...
by Barbara Morrill
Comment Count 137 comments on Tue Jun 29, 2010 at 02:00 PM PDT with 0 Recommends
Mackenzie Phillips’ incest revelation (http://today.msnbc.msn.com/id/26184891/vp/32999699#32999699) is being greeted with shock and disbelief. This tells me that incest and child abuse ...
by leighs1
Comment Count 203 comments on Sun Sep 27, 2009 at 01:51 PM PDT with 30 Recommends
How many conservatives have claimed that permitting gay marriage constitutes some sort of "slippery slope" that will extend rights to perversions such as bestiality and pedophilia? This past week,
by CatM
Comment Count 211 comments on Sat May 09, 2009 at 10:07 AM PDT with 159 Recommends
I had another diary all written up about being a mentally ill parent. However, After reading a diary about Nancy Grace as Torture Porn, I realized I had to write this one instead. I feel need ...
by stevie avebury
Comment Count 20 comments on Sat May 09, 2009 at 07:57 AM PDT with 21 Recommends