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  •  choice includes the right to determine (0+ / 0-)

    if, when and how many children you have ... choosing not to have children and choosing to have them when you want to are two sides of the same coin.

    I am thinking that she is raising the issue of the lack of provision and support in the context of a capitalist economic system for those that actually want to have children and she is correct.

    I am not getting a rejection of the decision not to have children or to force us all to have them; instead another point is being raised. So, she has not addressed the issue of being pro-choice but is raising the other side of the coin.

    "Hegel noticed somewhere that all great world history facts and people so to speak twice occur. He forgot to add: the one time as tragedy, the other time as farce" Karl Marx, The Eighteenth Brumaire of Louis Bonaparte .

    by NY brit expat on Tue Jan 21, 2014 at 06:19:50 AM PST

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    •  She could easily solve this mystery of (2+ / 0-)
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      her position on choice. That is all I've suggested she do. She hasn't done it. That is telling.

      I'm on the left wing of the possible. I write for the same reasons Eric Arthur Blair did, just not as well.

      by Galtisalie on Tue Jan 21, 2014 at 06:45:18 AM PST

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      •  To her great credit, she has come back (1+ / 0-)
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        and clarified her positions, and it would seem that we have positively reached a humane accord.

        I'm on the left wing of the possible. I write for the same reasons Eric Arthur Blair did, just not as well.

        by Galtisalie on Wed Jan 22, 2014 at 09:01:39 AM PST

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