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Above: Lake Geneva, Switzerland. At Montreux.

Fodderize v.t. 1. To break down individual components; to make fungible; to disregard difference; to render one easily substituted for another 2. To impose sub-quality goods or services upon, with little recourse 3. To cap role choices, hinder access to resources regardless of merit, and so avoid competition 4. To manage perception by propaganda-spin techniques, while concealing dispositive facts 5. To manipulate, lure, exploit, deceive

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Sunday, October 21, 2012

Reproductive Rights and Jobs. Reality. MittSpeak and Policy of Mindless Fecundity. Marge Piercy

Reproductive Rights and Jobs.
Marge Piercy * 
Testing the latest MittSpeak. 
 Testing. Testing. Wha?

Romney Policy of Mindless Fecundity.
Testing.

Static. Bzzzt.

Real-time warning. Jobless and jobbed women have this real-time warning to other women, on jobs-talk vs. the effects of R-efforts to "legislate mineral rights in a woman" (another Piercy line, same poem).

If you can't control
Your reproduction, you lose.
Job goes to the guy.

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Right to Life. "A woman is not a pear tree, thrusting her fruit in mindless fecundity into the world. ****"
Poet, Marge Piercy, see full poem Right to Life,  at http://home.naxs.com/melaniet/piercy.htm#Right%20to%20Life

Blue book question.  Discuss. 

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