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March 9, 2012

Female Legislators Walk: If A Tree Falls in a (Male) Forest

Notice the perspective as female Georgia state senators head for the exits after passage of two bills further limiting women’s access to abortion services and contraception, the white guy top, center, holding down the room while the white men occupy the wings. And then, the obliviousness, as much as it’s matter-of-fact, is deafening.

(revised 9am PST)

(Video: Georgia Women Senators Walk Out, Cite “War on Women” –

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