Obama's Catholic Church Gambit: Lessons from American Communists

A fascinating theory has been advanced by Dick Morris, which, in turn, is being considered by Rush Limbaugh and other leading conservatives.  Morris speculates that the Obama HHS mandate on contraception, sterilization, and abortifacients is a fight with the Catholic Church that Team Obama wants -- and with the focus based narrowly on contraception, not abortifacients. Dick Morris may be right.  It seems no accident that Obama publicly noted that the vast majority of Catholic women use contraception.  Yes, the vast majority does, but the vast majority does not support abortifacients -- that is, "contraceptive" drugs that cause or induce an abortion. Obama is underscoring "contraception" generally, not abortifacients specifically.  Sadly, our superficial media, which reflexively ramrods everything into a 10-second sound-bite, is aiding and abetting his tactic.  Again and again, I hear reporters refer to Obama's mandate not as a mandate on "contraception,...(Read Full Article)

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