Madeleine Albright: Still Clueless about Some Women's Legal Rights

Nearly fifteen years after she signed an order designating the female-led Iranian resistance organization Mojahedin-e Khalq (aka People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran) as a foreign terrorist organization -- this being part of a politically motivated outreach to the government of the Islamic Republic of Iran -- in her capacity as President Bill Clinton's secretary of state, Madeleine Albright is spouting off again.  This time she's claiming that she can't understand why any woman would chose to vote for Mitt Romney.  This is not exactly surprising. It seems that Ms. Albright is still clueless about what motivates women and how they relate to those who would abridge their legal rights.  And this is not abortion rights, but rather about the right to be regarded as equal in value to one's male counterparts. For her part, Ms. Albright -- in her infinite wisdom -- chose to kowtow to the mullahs of Iran.  Trying to cozy up to the "moderate" government of the then-newly...(Read Full Post)