Guest Voices: Todd Akin


Posted at 02:23 PM ET, 08/30/2012

Akin ‘legitimately’ up the creek

Rabbi David Wolpe reflects in verse about the politician whose comments created a firestorm.

By David Wolpe  |  02:23 PM ET, 08/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Rabbi David Wolpe; Todd Akin; legitimate rape; abortion; pregnancy

Posted at 01:04 PM ET, 08/21/2012

‘Legitimate rape’ remark fuels women’s increasing skepticism about religion

Remarks such as Rep. Todd Akin’s send a fundamentalist message that good women are not raped.

By Susan Froetschel  |  01:04 PM ET, 08/21/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Todd Akin, legitimate rape remark, Todd Akin remark, abortion, fundamentalists, rape is rape

Posted at 03:49 PM ET, 08/20/2012

Cheap grace: Rep. Todd Akin is so very, very sorry

Akin needs to confess exactly what he did wrong, and let those he has offended know that he seeks forgiveness.

By Susan Brooks Thistlethwaite  |  03:49 PM ET, 08/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  legitimate rape, Todd Akin, abortion, women pregnancy, Presbyterian Church in America