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PAUL RYAN FORCIBLE RAPE
Dear Mr. Mourdock
Writer and performer
I'm asking you to see the eyes of a terrified girl who is in shock. I'm asking you to give a blanket and a teddy bear to a young woman who can't bring her clothes home with her because they now have to go to a forensic lab.
Paul Ryan: Anti-Abortion Bill Reference To 'Forcible Rape' Was Just 'Stock Language'
Akin in Context: Medieval Medicine
Founder, political blog 'The Nakedist'
Todd Akin's pronouncement was not just an isolated regurgitation of uninformed rhetoric -- it was absolutely informed. He is informed by a dangerous tradition of appropriating a woman's choice by suggesting that she asked for it. And he is not alone.
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