Now I understand

Now I understand why Carl Mumpower (in his Aug. 17 Asheville Citizen-Times piece), North Carolina Rep. Larry Pitman, Missouri Rep. Todd Aiken, vice presidential candidate and Wisconsin Sen. Paul Ryan and their fellow male counterparts have such cavalier disdain for Planned Parenthood and their efforts to promote women's health and reproductive rights. If they are themselves victims of "legitimate" rape, they can be 100-percent sure that "their bodies have ways to shut that whole thing down" and they won't get pregnant.

— Jerry Sternberg
Asheville

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