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Which Party is Extreme on Abortion? They Both Are

stayathomemom Wrote: Aug 26, 2012 4:59 PM
No actually, IF killing an unborn child is wrong, THEN it is still wrong even if the child was conceived by rape, or by statutory rape or in a swimming pool.

When it comes to abortion, which political party's views are more extreme?

Unless you've spent the past week as a stowaway on NASA's new Mars rover, the approved media answer is obvious: Republicans are the abortion fanatics. Between the furor over Todd Akin's "legitimate rape" gaffe and the GOP platform language calling for a constitutional amendment to undo Roe v. Wade, the Republicans have revealed themselves to be -- so The New York Times editorialized on Wednesday -- "on the most extreme fringes of American opinion."

The platform's silence on any exemptions for rape or incest, which critics swiftly dubbed...