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For some the preservation and continuity of what Hobsbawm calls "a suitable historic past" is more important than reality
"If it's a legitimate rape, the female body has ways to try to shut that whole thing down. But let's assume maybe that didn't
While it's uncertain whether Akin will run for the Senate again, Missouri Secretary of State Jason Kander (D) has already
Former Missouri congressman Todd Akin said Friday that he is a proponent of weeding out "bad ideas" that, in his view, keep
Akin, who is making the media rounds to promote his book Firing Back, suggested that criticism Will and himself had endured
"The legitimate doesn't apply to rape," Akin said. Watch Akin's comments on HuffPost Live above. Akin also shared what he
Two years after his comments about "legitimate rape" former Rep. Todd Akin (R-Mo.) continues to make reference to the term.
Former Rep. Todd Akin (R-Mo.), who made a claim about "legitimate rape" that brought his 2012 Senate run to a halt, hurled
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.
Immediate backlash ensued, with Republicans urging Akin to drop out of the Senate race. But he chose to stay in, vowing in