Undercutting Women's Safety

In February, Colorado Democrats tried to push a bill through the state legislature banning guns on college campuses. Liberals put on a parade of intellectually shallow politicians to offer lowbrow self-defense suggestions for women. Colorado State Rep. Joe Salazar suggested that instead of using a gun for self-defense, women should use whistles. State Rep. Paul Rosenthal offered women judo lessons. State Senator Jesse Ulibarri suggested that a ballpoint pen would be a safer weapon for self-defense than a gun. The University of Colorado Springs offered its female students this gem from its laundry list of self-defense advice, "Vomiting or urinating may also convince the attacker to leave you alone." Fox's liberal co-host, Bob Beckel, marginalizing college campus rapes, asked, "When was the last time you heard about a rape on campus?" Meanwhile, a National Institute of Justice study estimated almost one rape per day for a campus with 10,000 female students. The Lefts' mockery of women...(Read Full Article)