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Entries by Sarah O'Leary from 03/2012

Beware Of The Politicostals! The Catastrophic Threat Of Religious Capitalism In The U.S.

| Posted 03.01.2012 | Religion

U.S. Religious Capitalism, humbly defined, is the buying and selling of American souls for the purposes of gaining political and economic power.

Bend Over and Cough: Gender Bias and Birth Control

| Posted 03.06.2012 | Politics

Picking and choosing moral grounds in the contraception debate without considering gender is like trying to eat ice cream without having it be cold. It's impossible to parse the two without denial or discrimination.

| Posted 03.08.2012 | Media

Editor's Note: This post contained inaccuracies and has been removed from The Huffington Post....

Gender Slurs: Why What Rush Limbaugh Said Is So Damning to Women

| Posted 03.13.2012 | Media

Rush Limbaugh's use of "slut" and "prostitute" was a textbook example of how horrifically damning gender slurs are, and why such forms of abuse deserve swift and serious action.

Sadly, It Seems Sandra Fluke Wasn't The First Woman Falsely Accused of Being a Prostitute by an Intimidated Man.

| Posted 03.16.2012 | Women

It seems the Bible never referred to Mary Magdalene as a prostitute. A Catholic Pope did.

The Great American Ovary Debate: 2012's Super Wedge Issue

| Posted 03.21.2012 | Politics

Conservative groups in particular found power and leverage with so-called wedge issues such as abortion and gay marriage in the past. With contraception, however, they've awoken the sleeping giant voting majority who don't want their ovaries to be debated.

Why Stop at Abortion? Let's Demean and Humiliate Gays, Smokers and the Obese!

| Posted 03.23.2012 | Politics

Why not force gays and lesbians to watch heterosexual pornography before they get hitched in the handful of states where they can legally marry? Maybe by watching men and women having sex, gays and lesbians will realize the error of their sinful ways!

Are You Decent?

| Posted 03.26.2012 | Impact

I learned long ago not to use God to justify my actions, to act like I'm superior to anyone else, or to rationalize my false need to control the lives of my fellow man and woman. Instead, I try my level best to cultivate my decency, and pray for other Americans to do the same.