Posted 5 years ago on April 12, 2012, 8:42 p.m. EST by JIFFYSQUID92
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The GOP Double-Down On The War Against Women ~ Girl Scouts! | Shameless! Relentless!
The Republican War on the Girl Scouts
By: Hrafnkell Haraldsson April 11, 2012
If you need to know what’s wrong with American conservatism in the early 21st century you have only to look at their view of the Girl Scouts. You would think that legislatures would want to honor the 100th anniversary of an organization like the Girl Scouts but empowering women isn’t exactly what the patriarchal GOP is about. Even worse from their standpoint is an imagined connection between the Girl Scouts and Planned Parenthood. The end result is that anyone seeking to empower girls and women is radical. (CONTINUED:)
The Republicon War on Women:
And they think Americans are dumb enough to believe them when they project (blame) THEIR war on women on Obama.
It's true that politicians and our political system is corrupted by money, but there are huge differences between Cons and Dems. This is just one example.
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