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Romney's Coward Politics

Jess Coleman | Posted 07.30.2012 | Teen
Jess Coleman

When countless rude, disrespectful, inaccurate and racist remarks are directed at Obama by people directly aligned with Romney, he hides in the corner. Welcome to Romney's coward politics.

Enough With 'The Conflict' -- For Most Women, There Isn't Any

Joanne Bamberger | Posted 07.07.2012 | Parents
Joanne Bamberger

There's not enough energy to be spent judging what other women are doing. I have a hard enough time staying on top of work and family commitments; I don't have time to mess with anyone else.

A Different Kind of Mommy War

Margie Omero | Posted 07.01.2012 | Politics
Margie Omero

Of our 29 mom participants, only one participant brought up the "War on Women," and nobody mentioned any of the recent media skirmishes on women's issues.

All Is Fair in Love and Mommy Wars

Melinda Wentzel | Posted 06.23.2012 | Parents
Melinda Wentzel

As family dynamics go, one parent's crazy quilt is another's richly woven tapestry.

Mitt Romney on Working Mothers

Karen Mangiacotti | Posted 06.20.2012 | Parents
Karen Mangiacotti

OK, I can't believe I am even doing this, but I think I am about to defend a Republican...

Ryan Grim

House Bill On Moms Would Take Romney 'At His Most Recent Word' | Ryan Grim | Posted 04.18.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A handful of House Democrats, encouraged by the recent bipartisan agreement that stay-at-home moms should be considered just as hard wor...

Motherhood and 'Self-Identity Theft'

Kristen Houghton | Posted 06.17.2012 | Parents
Kristen Houghton

Motherhood should never be a case of "self-identity" theft. You need to make the right choices that will ensure a normal and respectful relationship between you and your children.

Ann Romney Clarifies 'Birthday Gift' Comments

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 04.16.2012 | Politics

Ann Romney clarified her characterization of the Hilary Rosen controversy as a "birthday gift," telling ABC's Diane Sawyer that her words had been mis...

Mom Is All Right: Redefining the Modern-Day Mom

Dr. Peggy Drexler | Posted 06.16.2012 | Parents
Dr. Peggy Drexler

For decades, women have been told that when it comes to our children's achievements -- or shortcomings-- we hold all the cards.

Obama Sticks Up For Ann Romney In Working Mom Flap

AP | LAURIE KELLMAN | Posted 06.16.2012 | Parents

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama is sticking up for Ann Romney, the wife of Republican rival Mitt Romney and the target of a Democratic operative ...

Ann Romney: War On Moms Was 'My Early Birthday Present'

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 04.16.2012 | Politics

During a closed-door fundraiser in Florida, Ann Romney described Democratic strategist Hilary Rosen's recent criticism of her choosing to be a stay-at...

Bachmann Hurls 'Shocking And Insulting' Charge

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 04.15.2012 | Politics

Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-Minn.) appeared on NBC's "Meet The Press" on Sunday, denouncing Democratic strategist Hilary Rosen's comments regarding Ann R...

Ryan Grim

'The Dignity Of Work:' Romney Wants Mothers Out Of The House Or They Lose Benefits | Ryan Grim | Posted 04.15.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Poor women who stay at home to raise their children should be given federal assistance for child care so that they can enter the job mar...

The Party of War

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 06.14.2012 | Politics
Joe Peyronnin

All this Republican talk of war is meant to deflect attention away from their number one problem: Mitt Romney.

It's Not a "Mommy War," It's a War on Moms

Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner | Posted 06.13.2012 | Politics
Kristin Rowe-Finkbeiner

Rather than fanning the false flames of a "Mommy War" that doesn't really exist, it's time that we as a nation recognize that regardless of whether or not mothers' work is paid or unpaid, the work of caregiving is important to us all and should be valued.

Friday Talking Points -- "Mommy Wars" Versus "War on Women"

Chris Weigant | Posted 06.13.2012 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Is Ann Romney a valid target for political commentary? President Obama and his First Lady unequivocally said "No," but then you'd expect them to. As far as they're concerned, spouses and children of politicians are always off-limits. But are they? Or should they be?

Ann Romney Says All Parents Deserve Respect

AP | CHARLES BABINGTON | Posted 06.13.2012 | Parents

ST. LOUIS — Ann Romney says parents never stop parenting or worrying about their children. She says mothers and fathers deserve respect whether ...

Limbaugh Accuses CNN Of 'War On Women'

The Huffington Post | Katherine Fung | Posted 04.13.2012 | Media

Rush Limbaugh charged that CNN is leading " a war on women" on Friday, doubling down on his attack of Hilary Rosen's comments. Rosen, a Democratic...

Hilary Rosen Cancels 'Meet The Press' Appearance

Posted 06.13.2012 | Media

Democratic strategist Hilary Rosen has canceled her upcoming appearance on "Meet the Press," after being in the limelight for over twenty-four hours f...

Would Hilary Rosen Have Criticized Stay-at-Home Dads as Never Having Worked?

Rabbi Shmuley Boteach | Posted 06.13.2012 | Politics
Rabbi Shmuley Boteach

If Rosen is going to rail against a war against women, then let's agree that a gender bias that praises men who put their kids first but punishes women for the same is an unfair assault in that battle.

Rosen/Romney Flap: Twitter Is the New Confessional

Lauren Ashburn | Posted 06.13.2012 | Media
Lauren Ashburn

Goodbye, Oprah's couch; hello, Twitter. You want to say you're sorry in this day and age, tweet it. God forbid you pick up the phone and call someone.

WATCH: Colbert Wins The War On Women

Posted 04.13.2012 | Comedy

On Thursday's show, Stephen Colbert mixed the latest GOP spins on the war on women with a healthy shot of Hilary Rosen foot-in-mouth liqueur, and serv...

Sarah Palin: Hilary Rosen Comments 'Have Awakened Many Mama Grizzlies'

Posted 04.13.2012 | Politics

Mama grizzlies are back, former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin (R) said Thursday, and all it took was a non-stop news cycle of suggestions that they might be...

Biden Says GOP Will Intensify 'War On Women'

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 04.12.2012 | Politics

Vice President Joe Biden said Thursday the Republican Party's "war on women" is real and will "intensify" with appointments to the Supreme Court in th...

Hilary Rosen Was Right in One Sense -- Not All Moms Have a 'Choice' to Be a Stay-at-Home Mom

Dee Evans | Posted 06.12.2012 | Politics
Dee Evans

Most women simply don't have a choice of being a "working mom" or a "stay-at-home mom" -- they're just busy trying to be a mom.