We're So Surprised That the Catholic Bishops Rejected Obama's Birth…

The White House released new birth control guidelines last Friday (we broke them down here) in hopes of reaching a compromise with religious groups and organizations that don't want to subsidize whatever they personally equate with baby-killing: contraceptives, sterilization, Plan B, those stress dreams you have that… » 2/08/13 3:00pm 2/08/13 3:00pm

Catholic Group Battles Government Over Right To Deny Birth Control &…

Once again Republicans are accusing the Obama administration of religious discrimination because they believe "freedom of religion" means that they should have the freedom to impose their religious beliefs on every American. Sadly this time they're toying with the health of one of the most vulnerable groups… » 11/13/11 11:58pm 11/13/11 11:58pm

The Next Birth Control Battle: Religious Exemptions

We got excited this week about the Obama administration accepting guidelines for private insurance to eliminate contraceptive co-pays. It's still good news, but there's always a catch: It only applies to new health insurance plans, and antichoicers are predictably making a stink, not only about the all-but-certain… » 8/03/11 11:10am 8/03/11 11:10am