I’ve been terribly neglectful lately, but I just had to pop over to my actual blog to say a few words about contraception.
You are no doubt aware of the recent hubbub over the religious freedom aspect of requiring religious organizations to provide contraception coverage without a co-pay. Catholic bishops, natch, don’t like it. It’s trampling on our religious freedom, they say, because…the Bible is really adamant about it? Or something? (Mother Jones has a really great piece about how the Church almost got totally down with contraception. But let’s just put that to the side for now.)