TITLE

Senator Mark Kirk Compares Defending Women's Rights to Defending Slavery

AUTHOR(S)
Andriakos, Jacqueline
PUB. DATE
March 2015
SOURCE
People.com;3/23/2015, pN.PAG
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
"They are making the same mistake that Democrats made in the 1850s when they defended slavery," the Illinois senator said
ACCESSION #
101692097

 

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