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The Snake Oil Salesman: Author of Heritage Foundation Immigration Report Touted Failed Ab-Only Policies

No amount of spin can change the fact that the Heritage Foundation and Robert Rector were selling snake oil then, and are selling snake oil now.

Marco Rubio said the Heritage Foundation’s work on immigration is “not a legitimate study.” He’s right. The author of the study, Robert Rector, has a long history of producing studies of questionable legitimacy.

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Focused on Gosnell, Congressional Republicans Suddenly Very Worried About Violence Against Women

Congresswoman Michele Bachmann.

Suddenly, GOP Congressmen are very worried about violence against women. You know, when there’s abortion involved.

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“New Life” Trumps “Existing Life” in the Modern Republican Party

Thanks to the Akin outburst, the extremist positions taken by anti-choice politicians are now finally becoming more visible to a larger public.

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Susan B. Anthony List Opens Anti-Guttmacher Research Center to Push Polls That Support Their Agenda

Image taken from the SBA List website.

Oh hey!  Looks like the anti-choice folks found a new way to come up with their own set of “facts”!

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In Haiti, Corporations Profit While People Suffer

One year after an earthquake devastated Haiti, much of the promised relief and reconstruction aid has not reached those most in need.  In fact, the nation’s tragedy has served as an opportunity to further enrich corporate interests.

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State of Emergency? Conservatives Warn CEDAW Ratification Will Threaten American Norms

For the first time in eight long years, the Senate held a hearing on ratification of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women, a treaty which conservatives believe would end the world as we know it.

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Clinton’s Plan for Women, and the People Who Hope it Fails

Concern for women’s rights among many conservatives extends only as far as it can be used against our enemies.

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Misguided Arguments Against Obama

An article at the Heritage Foundation offers twelve administration policies that "undermine civil society."

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