I certainly don’t have to tell you savvy folks that the gender wars have been sparked anew this campaign season. I’ve been delving into the topic and the subsequent debate and have been musing on why now.
Is this fallout from electing deeply conservative lawmakers back in 2010? Backlash to harsh economic conditions?
And yes, while the Democrats have been making hay out of this, there is something deeper at play. There’s pushback against the violence against women act and laws that seek to curb reproductive rights.
And last week Wisconsin quietly repealed equal pay protections for women.
What gives? Love to know what you think.