Occasionally I come across a piece by someone that brings to mind one of the more prominent words from a 2009 single by Depeche Mode, the video of which is embedded above.
Such is the case with a column written by Washington Post columnist Kathleen Parker entitled "The silly, selective ‘war on women’". The part of this column that gave me this reaction comes from the third sentence.
It has long been accepted by the conventionally wise that the Republican Party is waging a “war on women.”
Wrong. Liberals who criticize conservatives over their perceived "War On Women" point out several policies enacted by Republican lead governments as well as by conservative pundits and commentators. These policies are not just limited to abortion rights. Quoting the ACLU: