Leftists should stop trampling on the dignity of Muslims by trying to flood the Third World with contraceptive pills and abortion clinics. This is the new benighted colonialism!
An excerpt from‘FrontPage’magazine:
In the early stages of the Iraq War, George Galloway -- a British Member of Parliament and an inveterate America-hater -- gave voice to the mindset underlying the socialist left's alliance with radical Islam. Galloway was asked: "You often call for uniting Muslim and progressive forces globally. How far is it possible under current situation?" He replied:
UPDATE: Corporations are bad, apparently, unless they make things that forward-looking people need. Here is the tale of the first commercial oral contraceptive ("The prevailing wisdom was that no healthy woman would ever willingly take a drug that neither treated nor prevented disease.")
The Pill was manufactured by Searle – the company headed from 1977-85 by one Donald Rumsfeld.