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Obama, Barnard and Women

The Big Stink Wrote: May 18, 2012 2:53 PM
Mona: Quit muddying a well-scripted deceit with an accurate historical picture. A historical revision by the Left isn't merely a requirement for them to sell their agenda, it's a means for them to live their lives without the encumbrances of critical thought. As conservatives, we object to their intellectual sleight-of-hand, but we fail to grasp it's how they execute their larceny. In the dark, truth and lies look the same.

The president dropped by Barnard College (my alma mater) this week to deliver the commencement address. It wasn't long planned. No, the college had lined-up a woman speaker -- Jill Abramson, editor of The New York Times. But in March, as part of the "war on women" gambit, the White House decided it needed a friendly female audience before whom the president could strut his feminist stuff. Barnard, bastion of women's rights, dumped the Times gal for him in a New York minute.

The speech got scant coverage. The main takeaway seemed to be that a member of the audience shouted...