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The Birth-Control Battle
Tribune Media Services, Inc., by Jonah Goldberg

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Posted By:Maryland_Patriot, 12/5/2013 2:16:27 PM

Maybe someone can explain to me how, exactly, conservatives are the aggressors in the culture war? In the conventional narrative of American politics, conservatives are obsessed with social issues. They want to impose their values on everyone else. They want the government involved in your bedroom. Those mean right-wingers want to make “health-care choices” for women. Now consider last week’s decision by the U.S. Supreme Court to consider two cases stemming from Obamacare: Conestoga Wood Specialties v. Sebelius and Sebelius v. Hobby Lobby Stores. Democratic politicians and their fans on social media went ballistic almost instantly. That’s hardly unusual these days.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 12/5/2013 2:56:41 PM     (No. 9641684)

I can´t imagine why any woman would want her employer to know whether she is using birth control, or what method she is using.

I have worked in places where your medical claims are not necessarily secret, so the lack of confidentiality is a real risk.

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