Every GOP policy on social or women's issues boils down to this:
Fear and fake religion are the excuses they offer. But what they really want out of it is cheap labor. People who say that the Civil War wasn't about slavery but about economics either know they are lying or are too oblivious to be allowed outside without keepers.
And the war over slavery is still being fought, the lines have just shifted a bit.
If you don't already, you should be reading Raging Pencils.