hobby lobby ruling
In a sense, Donald Trump is correct that women who have abortions if the procedure is banned should face "some sort of punishment." Before you misconstrue my opinion, please note that I have always been an advocate of pro-choice.
The Hobby Lobby case and the ensuing debate and legal wrangling attempts to avoid fulfilling the Affordable Care Act's contraceptive coverage guarantee: This is bad for business, bad for women, bad for our economy and morally offensive.
Last year, TST made headlines for performing a "pink mass" ritual over the grave of Catherine Idalette Johnston, the mother
Which View of Christianity Does the Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby Ruling Defend? What About Sharia Law?
Until God comes down from heaven to advise the Supreme Court on which religious interpretations are truly expressed correctly, it's best to keep "religious expression" away from laws affecting the lives of all Americans.
“A secular, for-profit corporation cannot establish that it can exercise religion,” three judges wrote in their decision
New York State has long been a leader in advancing women's equality, stretching back to the Seneca Falls Convention 166 years ago this weekend. Sadly, as we mark this important anniversary, hard-won victories by the women's rights movement are being threatened by a radical right wing that seeks to roll back the progress we've made.
This article was edited after publication to include a statement from the House Pro-Choice Caucus. House Republicans also
Watch a clip of Van De Putte's appearance above. "My mom's in her eighties, and what she always told me and my sisters is
The five justices' decision should remind us how important it is to engage men -- young as well as old -- in conversations about contraception.
What I Believe Everyone Needs to Know About the Hobby Lobby Decision, From A Member of the Class of 2014
As a young American woman, I am blatantly being told that I am lesser than. In 2014, I am being told that I do not have the ability to make medical decisions for myself.
Since the Supreme Court issued its decision, many people have suggested boycotting Hobby Lobby and other such businesses. While I support such a decision, it misses the bigger issue.
The United States Supreme Court ended its most recent judicial term this week in a characteristically dramatic fashion. The
If Obama signs the executive order or Congress passes ENDA (a bill stalled for 16 years), the same battle could ensue with
Actor and human rights activist George Takei condemned the Supreme Court's Hobby Lobby ruling Monday as a "stunning set-back for women's reproductive rights" in a post Tuesday on his personal blog, That Blog Is So Takei.
Today, a corporation is a "person." An embryo is a "person." And yet, so little is being done to protect the rights of women -- what about them? This decision is of course even worse for low-income women.