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Please read and T&R our own Sandra Fluke's diary in which she asks everyone to sign her petition to the Supreme Court denouncing its decision against women's reproductive freedoms:

Help us reach 50,000 strong denouncing the Supreme Court’s decision and declaring that a woman’s boss should NOT have a say in her health care decisions:
Sandra was in the center of the infamous 'contraceptive' storm stirred up by Lush Rimbaugh and has stood firm for women's reproductive rights since then.  

Let us stand by her as she gets this petition together and launches what we hope will be a career in the path of Elizabeth Warren.

Somehow in the uproar today after the Sharia Wing of the Supreme Court issued its fatwa*, ahem, decision, her diary has been slipping by.  It needs to be on the Rec List, Shared, Tweeted, Face Booked, etc.

Fix that folks.  We need all our fighters right out front!

Will you sign my petition denouncing the Supreme Court’s decision and declaring that a woman’s boss should NOT have a say in her health care decisions?

Then, share this petition on Facebook and Twitter.

Thank you for standing with me,

Sandra Fluke

Make no mistake, this was a theocratic decision based on theocratic political pressures:

Definition of *fatwa

This "fatwa" is said by followers to carry more weight than just the random opinion of any person. Muslim scholars are expected to give their "fatwa" based on religious scripture, not just their personal opinions. Therefore, their "fatwa" is sometimes regarded as a religious ruling

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  •  Tip Jar (10+ / 0-)

    Addressed to Pope Francis: "Don't tell me what you believe........show me what you DO ........and I will tell you what you believe." (~Meteor Blades)

    by SeaTurtle on Mon Jun 30, 2014 at 04:46:10 PM PDT

  •  it is pretty clear to me (4+ / 0-)

    there is going to need to be, sooner or later, a constitutional amendment declaring that corporations are NOT persons. Every once in a while, the SCOTUS gets it so wrong, that the nation's legislatures need to smack them upside the head (Dred Scott springs to mind.)

    Unfortunately, a lot about America would have to change for this to happen.

    Rick Perry - the greatest scientist since Galileo!

    by Bobs Telecaster on Mon Jun 30, 2014 at 05:26:05 PM PDT

  •  I say this with (2+ / 0-)
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    jan4insight, SeaTurtle

    trepidation because I admire the heck out of her and support her candidacy (and it's never fun to go against the grain here). . .

    But this is at least the second time she's posted this "petition" without telling us whether the signatures will actually be delivered, or to whom (the Supreme Court? hahaha), nor disclosing that the form redirects to her campaign fundraising page. I asked about it in a previous diary, but got no answers.

    So until we hear otherwise, I would recommend against encouraging this sort of opaque campaigning from the candidates we host here. Lord knows she has more than enough supporters here who would respond to direct pleas.

    You won't believe what this gay dolphin said to a homeless child. First you'll be angry, but then at the 1:34 mark your nose will bleed tears of joy.

    by cardinal on Mon Jun 30, 2014 at 06:15:36 PM PDT

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