The fact that VAWA languished for so long is an illustration of what a political football women’s rights in the US have become, that we cannot even get Congress to agree on a basic and fundamental issue, which is that women should be safe from sexual assault and domestic violence.
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For the fact that she got up there and openly talked about her rape and the aftermath, even in a hostile environment, I worship at her feet.

May 21, 2012 at 4:00pm | 17 comments