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Incest Can Be Voluntary, So No Exception For Abortion, Says Virginia GOP Candidate

Virginia senate GOP candidate Bob Marshall says that incest can sometimes be voluntary, so abortion shouldn't be granted in that case, either.

Virginia senate GOP candidate Bob Marshall says that incest can sometimes be voluntary, so abortion shouldn’t be granted in that case, either.

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Fox News Says It’s Good That Women Make Less Than Men And It Helps Them Keep Their Jobs (VIDEO)

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According to Fox Business, the gender pay gap means that women aren’t as likely to be laid off, simply because they make less. So we should rejoice.

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This GOP Primary Winner Believes Marriage Equality Causes Tornadoes

Susanne Atanus, who got famous after she said that LGBT rights and abortion cause autism, dementia and natural disasters, has won IL's 9th District primary.

Susanne Atanus, who got famous after she said that LGBT rights and abortion cause autism, dementia and natural disasters, has won IL’s 9th District primary.

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WATCH: Pat Robertson Strikes Again; See What He Blames This Woman For

Pat Robertson blamed a woman's cancer on her inability to forgive her abusive father. At least he didn't tell her she'd brought the abuse down on herself.

Pat Robertson blamed a woman’s cancer on her inability to forgive her abusive father. At least he didn’t tell her she’d brought the abuse down on herself.

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Ralph Reed: Solution To Poverty Is Less Divorce, Food Stamps Unnecessary

Ralph Reed of the Faith and Freedom Coalition thinks that divorce should be harder for women to get than food stamps. Divorce is at the heart of poverty.

Ralph Reed of the Faith and Freedom Coalition thinks that divorce should be harder for women to get than food stamps. Divorce is at the heart of poverty.

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Victory For Women In Arkansas: Federal Judge Rules Abortion Ban Unconstitutional

A federal judge ruled that Arkansas' abortion ban, which was the most restrictive in the country, was unconstitutional because it wasn't based on viability.

A federal judge ruled that Arkansas’ abortion ban, which was the most restrictive in the country, was unconstitutional because it wasn’t based on viability.

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Pro-Choicers Walk Arm-In-Arm Chanting ‘Hail Satan,’ Claims GOP Sen. Ted Cruz

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Ted Cruz painted the pro-choice movement as Satanic by saying they walked arm-in-arm chanting ‘Hail Satan’ at the Texas capitol. Not quite what happened.

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This Tea Party Woman Says Women Shouldn’t Be Allowed To Vote

Photo of Janis Lane by Virginia Schreiber via the Jackson Free Press.

Janis Lane, the president of a Tea Party group in Mississippi, thinks women shouldn’t vote, despite benefiting from the women’s vote herself.

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Virginia GOP Senator Thinks Pregnant Women Are Just Host Bodies

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Virginia State Sen. Martin described pregnant women as “hosts,” in a Facebook post shortly after Valentine’s Day. He also showed he has no idea about women.

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WATCH: GOP Texan Greg Abbott Shows ‘Moral Deficiency’ In Taking Ted Nugent On Campaign Trail

Photo: Screenshot from KXAN news footage about Ted Nugent on the campaign trail for GOP TX gov. hopeful Gregg Abbott.

GOP gubernatorial candidate Greg Abbott shows ‘moral deficiency’ in taking crazed rocker Ted Nugent on the Texas campaign trail.

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Four ‘Mad Men’ Era Relics We Need To Ditch – And Four We Wish We Still Had

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In many ways, the U.S. hasn’t progressed past the Mad Men era. And in some, we’ve gotten worse, not better. It’s 2014. Why are we still stuck where we are?

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Greta Van Susteren Is Latest Fox News Personality To Rip Erick Erickson Apart (IMAGES)

Greta Van Susteren Is Latest Fox News Personality To Rip Erick Erickson Apart (IMAGES)

  Greta van Susteren decided to rip colleague Erick Erickson a new one for his degrading comments about Wendy Davis. Erickson has called Wendy Davis “Abortion Barbie,” since at least August. Van Susteren called Erickson a “jerk” who is “really lousy at being a spokesperson for his views.” She’s right; […]

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Ann Coulter Applies Her Twisted Logic To All Single Women Except Herself (VIDEO)

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On Ann Coulter’s planet, single women want the government to be their husbands, and want it to provide for them and pay for their birth control.

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‘War On Women’ Rages On, As GOP Denies Equal Pay To Its Own State Chair

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A new GOP chair makes $20k less than the man she replaced, and says it’s because of the ‘war on women.’ But her party still denies any pay gap exists.

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Crackpot Religious Historian Claims Abortion Causes Climate Change (VIDEO)

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When we need to take action on actual climate science, David Barton cries, ‘We’ve made God angry by allowing abortion! Abortion causes climate change!’

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‘Vice’ Co-Founder Gavin McInnes Calls Working Women ‘Unnatural’

According to Vice co-founder Gavin McInnes, working women don't want to work. Their nature dictates that they stay at home with the children. Image: Bill Schorr @ CagleCartoons.com

Vice co-founder Gavin McInnes went off on women in the workplace in a HuffPost live chat on Monday. Specifically, he said that working women don’t really want to be working: “Women are forced to pretend to be men. They’re feigning this toughness. They’re miserable. Study after study has shown that […]

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Debt Ceiling, Shutdown Fight ‘Leverage’ For Paul Ryan’s Religious Agenda

Paul Ryan made sure to bleat appropriate noises of sympathy while reporters were present.

House Rep. Paul Ryan is now using the debt ceiling fight to force a “conscience clause” into Obamacare that would deny women birth control.

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Christian College Blames “Feminists” For Unjustly Jailing Rapists And Child Abusers

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According to Patrick Henry College’s Prof. Baskerville, rape, child molestation, and battery are nonviolent, or even nonexistent, crimes and women are to blame for America’s high rate of incarceration.

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Mitch McConnell Lies And Distorts His Record In Attempt To Manipulate Women Voters

Mitch McConnell Lies And Distorts His Record In Attempt To Manipulate Women Voters

Just how stupid does Mitch McConnell think women are? Judging by his new ‘Women For Team Mitch’ campaign, the answer is ‘plenty.’ McConnell’s new pitch for the vote of Kentucky women — in his bid for re-election to the Senate — is so full of lies and distortions, he must […]

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The Party Of Old, Rich White Men Finding Themselves In Trouble Because Of Lack Of Women

The Party Of Old, Rich White Men Finding Themselves In Trouble Because Of Lack Of Women

House Republicans are starting to realize just how under-represented women are in their party, and the gender gap is starting to worry them (just like underrepresentation of minorities has been “worrying” them since last November). Around the country, the GOP finds itself run primarily by men, with scant representation for […]

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