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Jill began blogging for Feministe in 2005. She has since written as a weekly columnist for the Guardian newspaper and in April 2014 she was appointed as senior political writer for Cosmopolitan magazine.
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  1. Radiant Sophia
    Radiant Sophia October 17, 2012 at 2:00 pm |

    Very nice article. Conservative (read GOP) policy does appear to prefer us dead than “uncontrolled”.

    1. Gemmabeta
      Gemmabeta October 17, 2012 at 4:23 pm |

      Well, not all the way dead, you can’t make money off dead people.

      1. William
        William October 18, 2012 at 6:48 am |

        Don’t confuse a deep-seated drive to control the behavior of other human beings for greed. When the chips are down the GOP chooses power over profit. They’ve been consistently pushing out the old school conservatives, Barry Goldwater/Milton Friedman types, and moderates for years in favor of slack-jawed psychotics who desperately await the rapture. Greed you can manage, religious fanatics are a different story entirely…

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