This is not a matter of government paying for free sex. Those who use contraception practice responsible sex. They take care not to produce children they cannot afford to have. Don't conservatives rail against "welfare queens" who have too many children and fall on the mercy of the state for subsidies and help? Abstinence is fine and dandy, but why preach that only to the poor? The middle class, in an era of declining jobs, difficult health care decisions and rising expenses cannot afford too many children either. Neither can pauperized governments nor can the environment, degraded and depleted, afford a tsunami of new births.
But most importantly, there are numerous legitimate medical and surgical indications for birth control pills and
Then there are those women who have lost ovarian function after
How about during perimenopause in women who have symptoms of hormone deprivation, or premature osteoporosis and bone fragility, or to help out of control
Rush Limbaugh is an embarrassment to conservatives, and he has repeatedly misused his bully pulpit. But the conservatives have not repudiated him categorically and keep on providing him with platforms where he can spew his bombast, bile and lame excuses for his flammable declarations. Hopefully, the ditto-heads will put their thinking caps on and divest him of the power they confer on him.