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Obama's Own War on Women

Nell8 Wrote: Apr 09, 2012 8:02 AM
If you knew a woman who was pregnant,who had 8 kids already,three who were deaf,two who were blind,one mentally retarted and she had syphilis,would you recommend that she have an abortion? If you answered YES,you just killed Beethoven
Wootan Wrote: Apr 09, 2012 8:36 PM
And if you were for a hooker having an abortion instead of having a kid called No Name Maddox on his birth certificate, you just killed Charlie Manson.

Editor's note: this column was co-authored by Bob Morrison.

Anti-war presidential candidate Gene McCarthy once described reporters as being like blackbirds on the telephone lines: One lands, they all land; one flies off, they all fly off.

We’re seeing those media blackbirds again. They’re going on and on about conservatives and their so-called war on women. It seems if you don’t think religious institutions—hospitals, soup kitchens, universities—should be forced to provide coverage for drugs that can cause abortions, then you are making “war” on women.

There’s a real war on women, however. And it’s been going on...