Welcome to DU! The truly grassroots left-of-center political community where regular people, not algorithms, drive the discussions and set the standards. Join the community: Create a free account Support DU (and get rid of ads!): Become a Star Member All Forums Issue Forums Culture Forums Alliance Forums Region Forums Support Forums Help & Search


(11,685 posts)
Thu Oct 25, 2012, 08:07 AM Oct 2012

Pennsylvania Christian Taliban Wants Women To Prove Rape Or No Food Stamps

>>Let’s ignore for just a moment that a great many single mothers didn’t start out that way. Many needy children were conceived in wedlock. Many had fathers that died or simply stopped taking care of them. Let’s also ignore the fact that this bill would shame and punish women for being sexual beings while forgetting it takes two to tango. Let’s forget about the fact that most food stamp recipients are working, but in the low-income jobs that Mitt Romney likes to brag about creating. Let’s talk about the fact that the process of proving rape is humiliating, degrading and very, very difficult.<<


The attack on women and children in this country is out of fucking control.

Latest Discussions»General Discussion»Pennsylvania Christian Ta...