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TODD AKIN LEGITIMATE RAPE
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Robyn Faith Walsh
Dr. Walsh is Assistant Professor of the New Testament and Earl...
Of course, the whole idea of the wandering womb might make more sense if you were a student of Aristotle. For some the preservation
Todd Akin Isn't Running For Senate After All
Akin, who came under fire in 2012 for comments he made about “legitimate rape,” told both the St. Louis Post-Dispatch and
Todd Akin Is Considering Another Senate Run
While it's uncertain whether Akin will run for the Senate again, Missouri Secretary of State Jason Kander (D) has already
Todd Akin: 'Bad Ideas' Lead People To Slavery And Poverty
In an interview on HuffPost Live, Akin, who lost his 2012 Senate bid after controversial comments about rape, said he had
Todd Akin: Policing Free Speech Will Turn U.S. Into North Korea
Akin: 'The Legitimate Doesn't Apply To Rape'
Todd Akin Won't Stop Talking About Legitimate Rape
Two years after his comments about "legitimate rape" former Rep. Todd Akin (R-Mo.) continues to make reference to the term.
Todd Akin: Hillary Clinton 'De-Legitimized The Legitimate Claims' Of A Rape Victim
Read more at MailOnline. This isn't the first time Akin has spoken out since his contentious Senate run ended. In April 2013
The Republican War on Women: A Red Herring
Freelance writer, storyteller and journalist
We will be better off as a country the more equal we are and the more opportunity we provide for the best and brightest to rise to the top, regardless of the economic station people are born into. Unfortunately, we've gotten away from this conviction over the last few decades.
Todd Akin On 'Legitimate Rape' Comments: 'Of Course' I Regret Them (VIDEO)
In an interview with KSDK-TV aired Thursday night, Akin was asked whether he regretted making those statements. Akin's fighting
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'Law & Order: SVU': 'Legitimate Rape' Argument Used Against Pregnant Rape Victim (VIDEO)
Lauren Cohan ("The Walking Dead") portrayed Avery Jordan, a sports reporter who was raped by her cameraman, played by David
Phil Gingrey Changes His Mind On High-Capacity Magazines, Support For Todd Akin
Should he choose to run, Gingrey would be nosing into an already crowded field. Rep. Paul Broun (R-Ga.) is, so far, the only
Celeste Greig Rape Remarks Prompt Petition Calling For Resignation Of Top California Republican
Greig made her inflammatory remark about rape earlier this month, while attempting to criticize former Republican congressman
Celeste Greig, California Republican, Claims Pregnancy From Rape Is Rare
The president of California's oldest and largest GOP volunteer group took a wrong turn while trying to criticize GOP candidates
Todd Akin Criticizes Karl Rove-Backed Conservative Victory Project
Akin waged an unsuccessful Senate bid against Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) last year. Many blamed Akin's defeat on his controversial
Mitch McConnell Had Previously Floated Karl Rove Idea To Target Weak Tea Party Candidates
Law, the president of both the new super PAC and the two Crossroads groups, explained the rationale for the Victory Project
GOP Rep.'s Rape-Abortion Law Loses Sight of Rape Victims
We shouldn't be putting women into the position where the crime against them is considered to be more or less valid depending on whether they carry their baby to term. Whether a rape results in pregnancy is irrelevant to the fact that a rape occurred and is punishable by law.
Message to GOP: Ban the Term "Legitimate Rape"
Attorney and Blogger
Like a painful canker sore that never seems to go away, thoughtless political dialogue continues to fester and foil rational discourse of important issues of the day. For Republicans, a prime example is the perfunctory use of the idiotic term "legitimate rape."
Phil Gingrey Defends Todd Akin's Rape Comment: 'He's Partly Right'
In Missouri, Todd Akin ... was asked by a local news source about rape and he said, "Look, in a legitimate rape situation
Todd Akin Pushes 'License To Bully' Anti-Gay Bill In Final Days As Congressman
Rep. Todd Akin (R-Mo.) lost to Democrat Claire McCaskill in November and will soon leave the House of Representatives. Before
Republicans Plan To Prevent Another Todd Akin
Read their lips: no more Todd Akins. In the wake of the GOP’s Election Day beatdown, influential Republican senators say
Rand Paul Featured In Robocall For Todd Akin
Rep. Todd Akin (R-Mo.) is getting some last-minute support from Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.), the libertarian-leaning son of Rep
Abortion Is a Medical Procedure
, Guest Writer
It is no one's business what reason a woman chooses to have an abortion, no woman should be defined by having one, or have her character called into question because she has had one, and under no circumstances, should she ever be asked
she had one.
Claire McCaskill Cracks Todd Akin Joke At Campaign Event
With less than a week to go before the election, Sen. Claire McCaskill made her rounds today in Arnold and South County. Read
Todd Akin Gets Fresh National Republican Funding For Advertising
“The NRSC is refusing to say whether they provided several hundred thousand dollars to the Missouri Republican Party to support
The Elephant in the Living Room
Executive Director, MomsRising*
Protection from rape, and the ramifications of rape, is at the core of what's needed for true gender equality. Any policy that stands in the way of that basic protection stands in the way of girls and women. It's that simple.
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