Jakki - posted on 09/20/2012 ( 8 moms have responded )
'The feminist agenda … encourages women to leave their husbands, kill their children, practise witchcraft, destroy capitalism and become lesbians.'' So says televangelist Pat Robertson, the man the Republican presidential candidate, Mitt Romney, chose to stand alongside at a campaign event last weekend in Virginia. Robertson is notorious for blaming the September 11 attacks on gays, abortions and civil liberties advocates. And during the next day's broadcast of his show The 700 Club, Robertson told a man to move to Saudi Arabia if he wanted his wife to respect him as the rightful head of the household. ''I don't think we condone wife-beating these days,'' Robertson said, but ''you could become a Muslim and you could beat her.''
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Is Pat Robertson right? Does feminism ie seeking equality between the sexes lead to women leaving their husbands and killing their children? If Mitt Romney becomes the next US President, will Pat Robertson's ideas influence public policy?