Democrats and the Obama Administration have created some amusing propaganda recently – the GOP’s ‘War on Women’. Many people believe there is no war on women (there isn’t in the form that Obama is peddling) but in reality there has been a war waged against women for many years – by Democrats. Let’s start with a little stroll back through history.
It was Democrats who didn’t want women to get the right to vote nationally: From the New York Times
Sunday, February 15, 1920
Booms Mrs. Catt for Presidency
Minnesota Delegate’s Suggestion Rouses Furor in Suffrage Convention
Praise Hays and Cummings
League Takes the Place of Old Association That Won the Fight
CHICAGO, Feb. 14 – The National American Woman’s Suffrage Association today came to the defense of Will Hays, Chairman of the Republican National Committee, who has been attacked by anti-suffragists for aid rendered to the suffrage cause, and congratulated the Republican Party “for having a Chairman who is astute enough to recognize the certain trend of public affairs and to lead his party in step with the inevitable march of human progress.”
The Democrats’ ‘War on Poverty’ has done nothing to ease poverty but has increased the number of women IN poverty and dependent on the government.
What was the message of the social programs that came out of LBJ’s Great Society?
One of the most devastating to the family was that if an unwed woman became pregnant, moved out of the home of her parents, did not name or know who the father was, then Big Daddy in Washington would provide for all her essential needs. Ergo she no longer needed a husband or the support of her family. In fact, the more children she had out of wedlock, the more money she would receive from the government.
The ‘Great Society’ hurt black women and families the most and still does to this day:
…That’s the deal that the Great Society struck with low-income black women in the 1970s. The result: the marginalization of black men, an explosion of single-parent households, and the institutionalization of a near-permanent under-class.
Forty years ago, social scientists devised a clever euphemism to sum up the effects of a government program that picks taxpayers’ wallets, weakens the family, and turns women into wards of the state: the feminization of poverty.
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