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Hoisted on Their Own Petards – The U.S. Congressional Majority That Is…

 

 

 

 

 

” To ‘hoist with one’s own petard’ is to be injured by the device that you intended to use to injure others.  It is also to be harmed or disadvantaged by an action of one’s own which was meant to harm someone else. (From a line in Shakespeare’s Hamlet.)

 She intended to murder her brother but was hoist with her own petard when she ate the poisoned food intended for him.  ( This is a combined definition taken from Wikipedia and The Free Dictionary.)

WHAT GOES ‘ROUND COMES ‘ROUND – Here are examples of  TREMENDOUS RESISTANCE AFOOT :

~Women, the World’s Greatest Emerging Market

~WHAT DO YOU THINK? Now’s the Time by Jane Edwards

~#GrabYourWallet – Shop These Companies

~HERE’S THE THING so it doesn’t go unnoticed. Written by Jane Edwards

~‘Nevertheless, She Persisted’ and the Age of the Weaponized Meme

~From The Grandmothers Council

~When The Powerful Use Their Position To Bully Others, We All Lose

~From LGBT South Newsletter – Southern Poverty Law Center and Transilient

~Advancing the Economic & Political Power of Women in the South

~The Politics of WOMEN’S HEALTH

~~What could happen if the Violence Against Women Act is defunded?

~TAKE YOUR SEAT and Be Quiet, Young Lady! by Jane Edwards

~NAME IT CHANGE IT Where Voters Saw Most Sexist Treatment of Women Candidates in Media

 


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