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View Diary: Hobby Lobby's Obamacare Challenge Assumes Christianity as the One True Religion (123 comments)

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  •  Another self-appointed theocratic plutocrat (6+ / 0-)

    Sanctimonious, chest-thumping conservative politicians and pundits indignantly proclaim that their religious views on sexual morality and procreation are being violated by the Obama Administration.

    Of course, the irony is that many women take birth control pills as a means to regulate hormonal imbalances, not for preventing pregnancy per se. Many women would not be able to afford the out-of-pocket expense of purchasing over-the-counter contraceptives, thereby putting their health at risk.

    Should an employer who is a Jehovah's Witness be allowed to deny health coverage for blood transfusions and organ transplants?

    Although Hobby Lobby CEO David Green appears to believe otherwise, the United States is not a Christian theocracy. No employer should be able to impose their religious mores onto their employees.

    Let us pause now for a moment of SCIENCE

    by labman57 on Sat Jan 12, 2013 at 08:27:39 AM PST

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