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ensho Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun May-30-10 10:46 AM
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11. what do you mean 'woman blaming'


explain your reasoning.

feminism has had a hard row to hoe in Ireland. Irish men and the catholic church have brutally cowed women for centurys.

women and girls were not allowed to say NO.
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  -Irish women travel to Britain for abortions every day by the dozen ensho  May-30-10 10:27 AM   #0 
  - The woman-blaming editiorial is unnecessary. nt  LeftyMom   May-30-10 10:30 AM   #1 
  - It's easier to write the OP's comments from Key West than most anywhere else. nt  Captain Hilts   May-30-10 10:36 AM   #4 
  - I meant the additional comment at the bottom of the post from the OP.  LeftyMom   May-30-10 10:38 AM   #6 
  - Me too. They live in Key West. Irish Central is very progressive on this issue. The OP is not. nt  Captain Hilts   May-30-10 10:39 AM   #7 
  - what does Key West have to do with anything?  ensho   May-30-10 10:56 AM   #14 
     - It's got a reputation.  Captain Hilts   May-30-10 11:00 AM   #17 
        - women go places looking for sex? you must have lived here all of  ensho   May-30-10 11:03 AM   #21 
  - what do you mean 'woman blaming'  ensho   May-30-10 10:46 AM   #11 
     - The assumption that abortion is a consequence of sexual behavior beyond your approval,  LeftyMom   May-30-10 10:59 AM   #16 
        - really? what is the most reliable? not counting not having sex at all  ensho   May-30-10 11:05 AM   #22 
           - Here, have a chart:  LeftyMom   May-30-10 11:10 AM   #23 
           - What percentage of those Irish women are married with children?  PassingFair   May-30-10 11:44 AM   #36 
  - Yep. nt  Captain Hilts   May-30-10 10:30 AM   #2 
  - Your additional commentary detracted mightily from your point.  Codeine   May-30-10 10:35 AM   #3 
  - You can do everything right and still lose.  sarge43   May-30-10 11:20 AM   #28 
  - "Irish women should" tell the like of you who blame her to STFUs  bettyellen   May-30-10 10:38 AM   #5 
  - Agree. In Scotland it's 'fook off', in Ireland it's more 'fuu'uck off'. nt  Captain Hilts   May-30-10 10:40 AM   #8 
  - There is not always an element of choice for women  Warpy   May-30-10 10:43 AM   #9 
  - Yep. The younger you are. The greater the age difference between you and him, etc. nt  Captain Hilts   May-30-10 10:44 AM   #10 
  - did it ever occur to anyone  CountAllVotes   May-30-10 10:55 AM   #13 
     - There is, however, a thriving underground market  Warpy   May-30-10 11:13 AM   #25 
     - yes. and if women have to go to Britian for abortion then men can go  ensho   May-30-10 11:20 AM   #29 
     - Or birth control.  Dappleganger   May-30-10 11:27 AM   #33 
     - Wrong. They are, however, expensive. But they, and other birth control methods, are legal  muriel_volestrangler   May-30-10 11:57 AM   #37 
  - Women from other nations travel to the US for child birth so their kids are citizens. birth tourism.  jody   May-30-10 10:48 AM   #12 
  - true  ensho   May-30-10 10:58 AM   #15 
  - Not from Europe they don't. nt  Captain Hilts   May-30-10 11:01 AM   #18 
  - OK, I'll ask first, WTF does that have to do with this thread? n/t  Cleobulus   May-30-10 11:03 AM   #20 
  - Acconding to the poster, only two events actually occur in the Universe:  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   May-30-10 11:33 AM   #35 
     - I don't understand how this poster hasn't been tombstoned yet...  Cleobulus   May-30-10 12:23 PM   #42 
        - You and me both, pal. You and me both. -nt  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   May-30-10 12:43 PM   #46 
  - Nice thread hijack  KamaAina   May-30-10 12:19 PM   #40 
  - I didn't realize that  SheilaT   May-30-10 11:01 AM   #19 
  - so I guess you didn't read this part:  ensho   May-30-10 11:11 AM   #24 
  - Doesn't matter. Revealed self. Deal with it.  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   May-30-10 12:05 PM   #38 
  - More like once again, blame the woman and tell her to say NO.  Dappleganger   May-30-10 11:17 AM   #27 
     - I didn't 'blame' I advised  ensho   May-30-10 11:22 AM   #30 
        - Either way, it's a right-wing meme.  Dappleganger   May-30-10 11:29 AM   #34 
  - "Irish women should learn to say NO??"  Dappleganger   May-30-10 11:16 AM   #26 
  - saying No is very progressive  ensho   May-30-10 11:23 AM   #31 
     - That's not what you implied in your OP.  Dappleganger   May-30-10 11:25 AM   #32 
  - I wish there was a thread with that piece of news and sans misogyny.  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   May-30-10 12:16 PM   #39 
  - Exactly.  Codeine   May-30-10 12:30 PM   #43 
     - Speaking of misogyny, where's seabeyond? Isn't she big against this?  Commie Pinko Dirtbag   May-30-10 12:38 PM   #45 
  - This is the plot of Maeve Binchy's novel "London Transports"  KamaAina   May-30-10 12:22 PM   #41 
  - Misogyny Event. nt  Codeine   May-30-10 12:31 PM   #44 
 

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