28 Nov '11, 6pm

"President Obama, Don't Turn Your Back On Women!": Now Catholics are standing up to their vocal minority and ple...

"President Obama, Don't Turn Your Back On Women!": Now Catholics are standing up to their vocal minority and ple...

It’s become a battle between Catholic Bishops and the majority of the American public — is birth control preventative or not? According to the Bishops, who hope to control the government’s health policy to adhere to their own religious viewpoint, pregnancy is not a “disease” so anything that keeps a woman from becoming pregnant should not fall under health care. But according to most people, including a vast number of practicing Catholics, being able to have sexual intercourse with your spouse or partner without it possibly resulting in a baby every single time is a health decision they stand behind. Now Catholics are standing up to their vocal minority and pleading with the president to allow contraception to be considered preventative health care, just like nearly every other pharmaceutical. Catholics for Choice, a prochoice, pro-women’s health Catholic advocacy group, p...

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