The Real War on Women

The fabrication of an organized domestic war on women slights women across the globe who daily confront a real war against liberty, freedom, security, and justice. These women confront more than rhetoric, but real oppression. Their stories deserve to be told and their causes championed. The Real War on Rhetoric Project attempts to give voice to their causes to claim equal access to freedom and rights.

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Why Does Planned Parenthood Oppose Over-The-Counter Birth Control? Because They'd Make Less Money
September 29 2014
Hadley Heath
Forbes

Planned Parenthood opposes making some forms of routine birth controls available over-the-counter. For an organization that claims to be dedicated to reproductive health and access to such services, this stance on the deregulation of common, safe, and effective contraceptives seems illogical.  It is.

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The Root of Middle Eastern Violence: Men Without Women?
September 29 2014
Charlotte Hays

The philosopher Roger Scruton has a novel take on why so many young men in the Middle East are attracted to violent ideologies.

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New York Post: Hermione doesn’t hate men
September 24 2014
New York Post

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Has the "War on Women" Jumped the Shark?
September 12 2014
Charlotte Hays
Townhall.com

With ISIS beheading innocent Americans, suddenly forcing Jesuits to pay for birth control doesn’t seem so relevant anymore.

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Psucking Up and Psexism
September 8 2014
Charlotte Hays

If Hillary Clinton runs for president, as is overwhelmingly likely, we’ll see more of this

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Who Is at War with Whom?
September 8 2014
Charlotte Hays

What conservatives should do with the inevitable "war on women" rhetoric this fall....

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Washington Post Sunday Magazine: The Gillibrand mystique: Is memoir a step along presidential pathway?
September 7 2014
Washington Post Magazine (Sunday)

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Rotherham and the Shame of Western Feminists
September 2 2014
Charlotte Hays

Don't expect Jezebel to take up the cause of these women.

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LEAN TOGETHER: An Agenda for Smarter Government, Stronger Communities, And More Opportunity for Women
September 1 2014
Victoria Coley

LEAN TOGETHER is 12 chapters, all written by female authors. It presents a better vision for America: smaller government, stronger communities, a vibrant economy, and more opportunity for women and men alike. 

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Book Release: LEAN TOGETHER - Concrete policy solutions to challenges facing women & families
September 1 2014
Victoria Coley

Independent Women's Forum released its newest book LEAN TOGETHER: An Agenda For Smarter Government, Stronger Communities, And More Opportunity For Women (September 1, 2014; Paperback $10.00). LEAN TOGETHER is 12 chapters, all written by female authors, and uncovers the issues and policy reforms that can move us in a positive direction towards thriving American communities. 

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Dems' "War on Women" rhetoric perpetuates myth that women are a victim class • The Independents
August 29 2014
Hadley Heath

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Celebrating Women's Equality Day
August 26 2014
Hadley Heath

Today, August 26, marks the passage of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, granting women the right to vote.

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President Obama Uses Back Door To Force Equal Pay
August 8 2014
Sabrina Schaeffer
Forbes

This president will hold on to the “women as victim” mantra until the day he leaves office. This week the Obama Administration took a major step toward mandating “comparable worth,” or “pay equity,” drafting new regulations which would require federal contractors to reveal pay data based on gender, race, and other demographics.

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WPTV Channel 5: House Republicans are going to war "for" women, but some people have their doubts
August 6 2014
WPTV Channel 5 News

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Salon: Four Reasons the GOP is Anti-Woman
August 4 2014
Charlotte Hays

I only need one reason to tell you why this article is all wrong.

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Delingpole: The “War on Women” Is a “Leftist Construct”
July 14 2014
Charlotte Hays

The U.K. writer and blogger also has nice things to say about the IWF-IWV panel at FreedomFest.

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Washington Examiner: The Republican plan to change the 'war on women' narrative needs work
July 13 2014
The Washington Examiner

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The Washington Examiner: The Republican plan to change the 'war on women' narrative needs work
July 13 2014
The Washington Examiner

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Carly Fiorina on the "War on Women"
July 7 2014
Charlotte Hays

It was summed up for a fortune cookie: “‘Strong and bitter words indicate a weak cause.”

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What Monica Lewinsky Understands About Feminism That Others Don't
May 29 2014
Sabrina Schaeffer
The Federalist

What happened to women's agency? Feminists today act as if women don't have choices and too often fashion women as objects rather than agents. 

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Minimum wage hike will backfire on those intended to help • NewsmaxTV Steve Malzberg Show
May 27 2014
Sabrina Schaeffer

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Newsday: Gillibrand boosts profile raising money from women, for women
May 25 2014
Newsday

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Test Your Knowledge: A Guide to the "War on Women"
May 20 2014
Victoria Coley

You've probably heard the phrase, "The Republican War on Women."  What's the basis of the claim? Test your knowledge with Independent Women's Forum's A Guide to the War on Women. 

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The Capitol Hill Sisterhood: Emoting for the Nigerian Girls
May 14 2014
Charlotte Hays

Sisters, the abducted girls don't need more “voices.” They need a rescue.

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Boko Haram: Hillary's Bad Choices
May 9 2014
Charlotte Hays
Townhall.com

So much for Mrs. Clinton’s empowering women and girls globally.

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