Leaders of at least two pro-life organizations hope President Barack Obama meant it when he said, “Rape is rape.”
They want him to crack down on sexual exploitation of young girls, which accounts for the majority of rape-related pregnancies.
“Rape is rape,” Obama said. “And the idea that we should be parsing and qualifying and slicing what types of rape we are talking about doesn’t make sense to the American people and certainly doesn’t make sense to me.”
The president’s Aug. 20 remark responded to a now-infamous television interview aired the night before in which Missouri Republican senatorial candidate Todd Akin argued that women typically do not get pregnant as the result of...READ MORE