The 16 days of Sarah Palin at CPAC: Day 11 Real Feminism

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The 16 days of Sarah Palin at CPAC: Day 11 Real Feminism

This is the 11th of my series of Sarah Palin clips from CPAC 2014 & com­men­tary upon them:

Day 1: The Crowd
Day 2: The Entrance
Day 3: Dr. Seuss
Day 4: Why Sarah Feels Good
Day 5: Play­ing Pre­vent
Day 6: Sink­ing Ships
Day 7: Flex­i­bil­ity Pens & Putin
Day 8: Antic­i­pa­tion
Day 9: Don’t blow it
Day 10: 2010 Again

I remem­ber when Sarah Palin was picked to be the GOP nom­i­nee for VP the left­ist web site The Reclu­sive Left­ist was absolutely delighted at her nomination.

Vio­let was one of the few left­ists and lib­er­als who were absolutely appalled at the sex­ism at the sex­ism directed at Gov­er­nor Palin and even after Barack Obama was safely elected she still was hav­ing none of it.

One rea­son I’ve writ­ten as many posts as I have about Palin is because I’m so baf­fled by the reac­tion to her..

…the first answer you’ll get if you ask fem­i­nists why they hate Sarah Palin is that “it’s because she _​_​_​_​” — and then fill in the blank with the lie of choice: made rape vic­tims pay for their own kits, is against con­tra­cep­tion or sex ed, believes in abstinence-​only, thinks the dinosaurs were here 4000 years ago, doesn’t believe in global warm­ing, doesn’t believe in evo­lu­tion, is stu­pid and can’t read, etc., etc., etc., etc.

But none of those things is true. None of them.

Vio­let took the time to find out what Sarah Palin actu­ally said and did, and while they dis­agree on abor­tion she found most of the stuff said about her were BS and made that case to other however…

But after you’ve had a few of these myth-​dispelling con­ver­sa­tions, you start to real­ize that it doesn’t mat­ter. These peo­ple don’t hate Palin because of the lies; the lies exist to jus­tify the hate. That’s why they keep reach­ing and reach­ing for some­thing else, until they finally get to “she winked on TV!”

She should not have been sur­prised as the Obama types where just as hard on Fem­i­nists ask­ing ques­tions about irreg­u­lar­i­ties in the 2008 Demo­c­rat pri­mary.

Iron­i­cally the movie “we will not be silenced” was never made, appar­ently they WERE silenced.

That will­ing­ness to be played is exactly what Sarah Palin is address­ing here:

As a pro-​life, pro-​marriage, Roman Catholic I don’t expect many fem­i­nists to take my word, but I invite women to watch that clip from Sarah Palin and con­sider the ques­tion she asks: which party acts as if the total­ity of your being is your repro­duc­tive organs?

It’s not the party of Mar­ilinda Gar­ica.

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This is the 11th of my series of Sarah Palin clips from CPAC 2014 & commentary upon them:

Day 1: The Crowd
Day 2: The Entrance
Day 3: Dr. Seuss
Day 4: Why Sarah Feels Good
Day 5: Playing Prevent
Day 6: Sinking Ships
Day 7: Flexibility Pens & Putin
Day 8: Anticipation
Day 9: Don’t blow it
Day 10: 2010 Again

I remember when Sarah Palin was picked to be the GOP nominee for VP the leftist web site The Reclusive Leftist was absolutely delighted at her nomination.

Violet was one of the few leftists and liberals who were absolutely appalled at the sexism at the sexism directed at Governor Palin and even after Barack Obama was safely elected she still was having none of it.

One reason I’ve written as many posts as I have about Palin is because I’m so baffled by the reaction to her..

…the first answer you’ll get if you ask feminists why they hate Sarah Palin is that “it’s because she ____” — and then fill in the blank with the lie of choice: made rape victims pay for their own kits, is against contraception or sex ed, believes in abstinence-only, thinks the dinosaurs were here 4000 years ago, doesn’t believe in global warming, doesn’t believe in evolution, is stupid and can’t read, etc., etc., etc., etc.

But none of those things is true. None of them.

Violet took the time to find out what Sarah Palin actually said and did, and while they disagree on abortion she found most of the stuff said about her were BS and made that case to other however…

But after you’ve had a few of these myth-dispelling conversations, you start to realize that it doesn’t matter. These people don’t hate Palin because of the lies; the lies exist to justify the hate. That’s why they keep reaching and reaching for something else, until they finally get to “she winked on TV!”

She should not have been surprised as the Obama types where just as hard on Feminists asking questions about irregularities in the 2008 Democrat primary.

Ironically the movie “we will not be silenced” was never made, apparently they WERE silenced.

That willingness to be played is exactly what Sarah Palin is addressing here:

As a pro-life, pro-marriage, Roman Catholic I don’t expect many feminists to take my word, but I invite women to watch that clip from Sarah Palin and consider the question she asks: which party acts as if the totality of your being is your reproductive organs?

It’s not the party of Marilinda Garica.

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