Dianne’s Hubris

Last week Sen. Dianne Feinstein, a liberal from California, told the media she felt a special responsibility, as the only woman on the Judiciary Committee, to represent America’s 145 million women in the John Roberts confirmation hearings. Here are a few questions: (1) Does this mean all women (of whatever age) must support Roe v. Wade? (2) Where does Feinstein stand on other issues that directly affect women (such as low taxes so families can have a single breadwinner and women can stay home with their kids)? (3) Does Feinstein not represent the men? (4) Should we elect women senators to represent the fairer sex and men senators to represent men? (5) Or should we simply not take Feinstein seriously?

About Stan Guthrie

Stan Guthrie is an editor at large for Christianity Today magazine and for the Chuck Colson Center for Christian Worldview. His latest book is God's Story in 66 Verses. He also is author of All that Jesus Asks: How His Questions Can Teach and Transform Us, Missions in the Third Millennium: 21 Key Trends for the 21st Century, and A Concise Guide to Bible Prophecy. He is co-author of The Sacrament of Evangelism. Besides authoring, writing, and editing books, Stan is a literary agent, bringing together good authors, good books, and good publishers. Stan writes the monthly Priorities colum for BreakPoint.org. He has appeared on National Public Radio's €œTell Me More,€ WGN's Milt Rosenberg program, and many Christian shows, including The Eric Metaxas Show and Moody Radio'€™s €œNew Day Florida.€ A licensed minister and an inspirational speaker, he served as moderator for the Christian Book Expo panel discussion, Does the God of Christianity Exist, and What Difference Does It Make?
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