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Sandra Fluke: Opposing the Contraception Mandate Is Just Like Opposing Leukemia Coverage

Selah Green Wrote: Feb 02, 2013 2:15 PM
I think Fluke and the Romney-heckling dingbat from Butler University must be related. Remember the gal at Romney's March rally who called out “You’re all for like ‘yay freedom and all this stuff and yay pursuit of happiness. You know what would make me happy? Free birth control.” The Declaration of Independence says Americans have the right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness. It does not say that we have the right to demand that OTHERS pay for our pursuit of happiness, but that is exactly what these selfish children demand. They demand that others pay for their choices. They demand that others take responsibility for their actions. The idea of self-denial is repugnant to them, as is the idea of responsibility.

On MSNBC this afternoon, Sandra Fluke truly outdid herself, attempting to argue that the people who disagree with the contraception mandate on religious freedom grounds are in the same category as people who oppose insurance coverage for leukemia.

What's important to note is that some of the folks who are continuing to object to this policy are actually worried about employers who are private companies, not religiously affiliated employers in any way, but the boss has a particular religious concern, and they want to be able to deny...