I think religious fundamentalism ought to be considered a mental illness. Inevitably, and without exception across the globe, it always involves a deep sexual dysfunctionality and a compulsion to suppress and control women.
4 Ways Conservatives Are Fighting to Control Women’s Sex Lives
KATIE MCDONOUGH – AlterNet (U.S.)
Republicans are fighting to keep women from accessing birth control.
Mainstream news outlets are still running editorials chastising women for having sex before marriage.
Abstinence-only education ties girls’ worth to their virginity.
Police departments and others in the criminal justice system blame victims of sexual assault for the violence committed against them.