Akin’s concerns about fabricated rape claims was evident as early as the nineties when he worried that acknowledging spousal rape might give women a way to “beat up on their husbands.”
As a victim and survivor of rape I am appalled and disgusted with the statements that have been made and although it is a very difficult thing to talk about I decided that I could not remain silent any longer.
I was raped during my freshman year of college. To add to the burden, I got pregnant.
Global health did not come up explicitly in the final presidential debate, which focused on U.S. foreign policy. Both candidates, however, made reference to women’s issues, primarily voicing support for women’s empowerment in the Middle East.
Frightened little girl turned violent protective mother bear? What does Akin really believe about women?
Terminating a pregnancy conceived in rape would be thwarting God’s divine plan, according to Richard Mourdock.
A variety of polls show a race that is still all over the map.
Will Akin’s ties to radical anti-choice extremists be the final blow to his campaign?
In a battle over who better represents “Tennessee values,” two congressional candidates are dueling it out on some rather uneven ground.
Caught on tape, the Minnesota Congressman says what everyone all pretty much knew already.