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The Republican Rape Dilemma

Stephen37 Wrote: Oct 27, 2012 12:26 PM
I do not subscribe to this view but is it so impossible for you to understand that there are those who do not believe that life begins at conception?
Destrecht2 Wrote: Oct 27, 2012 12:59 PM
I understand that, but I reject it. Scientifically it's not true.

As Richard Mourdock’s Indiana Senate fate hinges on how voters absorb his views on rape, all conservatives have an opportunity for a look in the mirror.

Just how pro-life do we want to be?

The Mourdock controversy is nothing like Todd Akin’s self-inflicted wound in Missouri, the result of an embrace of just plain bad medical information.

Mourdock is in hot water for accurately (if not particularly skillfully) articulating what God instructs about the life of the unborn.

If he is on politically shaky ground, it is because he had the courage to stand on the...