Posts tagged "reproductive rights"
The Patient Body: Your Ethical and Religious Directives

The Patient Body: Your Ethical and Religious Directives

“The Patient Body” is a monthly column by Ann Neumann about issues at the intersection of religion and medicine.

Boehner’s Progressive Catholic Problem

E.J. Dionne, Jr. on the non-scandal that was John Boehner's address to Catholic University:
And the story broke from the stereotypical narrative the media like to impose on Christians in general, and Catholics in particular. If the headline is “Conservative Catholics Denounce Liberal Politician on Abortion,” all the boilerplate is at the ready. But when...

My Catholic Conscience

We've been here before. And no, it didn't work then either. by Jon O'Brien Like others, I am deeply concerned about recent moves in Congress that would restrict access to reproductive healthcare services, especially for poor women. The situation reminds me of other experiments where a few people with extreme views sought to pass policy that...