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Consistency, people.

I heard a msnbc commentator this evening say “Everyone is rightfully upset — and should be — by the fetal tissue sale, but Republicans should not shut down the government to defund Planned Parenthood.” My first reaction was “Yeah, those … Continue reading

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Religious tolerance for me but not for thee.

Support for religion only exists for fundamentalist Conservative Christian believers, it seems. Last month, Operation Save America  terrorists activists surrounded and invaded a Unitarian Universalist Church in Louisiana. They screamed at the congregants that they were hell-bound baby killers. It’s … Continue reading

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What about a *woman’s* right to live?

Every so often the House of Representatives does something which takes my breath away.  And not in a good way, either. Yesterday, the House passed H.R. 358, the so-called “Protect Life Act.” You think H.R. 3, the bill that would … Continue reading

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Out here with the yellow lines and the dead armadillos.

The fabulous Jim Hightower once said “There’s nothing in the middle of the road but yellow lines and dead armadillos.” Certainly, in regards to the abortion debate, it seems that the two sides face each other across barricades, lobbing grenades … Continue reading

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Because it’s my body, damnit.

John Tierney thinks we need to find a “gender neutral” way of dealing with abortion. This is an easy question for those on the prolife side of the abortion debate. They’d like men to be not only notified of pregnancies, … Continue reading

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