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I’m a Catholic Latina and I’m on the Pill

I’m a Catholic Latina who is pro-choice.  I fall into that 96 percent of Latinas who approve of family planning and the 85 percent of Latinas who support taking the birth control pill.

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Religious Liberty and Women’s Health

We all may not agree about abortion, but we can agree that hospitals that serve the general public should not be permitted, under any circumstances, to violate federal law and deny a pregnant woman life-saving care.

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On the Catholic Church Scandals

Things we’re not supposed to say about the Catholic Church.

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When Church Becomes State

Why does the religious right demand government interference in matters of sexuality and yet eagerly block government involvement in matters of welfare? By eliminating government assistance, they hope to force the public to turn to the church.

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Catholic Voters No Longer Beholden to Bishops and Abortion

Catholics have often been urged by their clergy to be single-issue voters when it comes to abortion. But this year a much broader social justice agenda is guiding these voters.

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Another Major Pro-Life Scholar Endorses Obama Citing Pro-Prevention Policies

Described as a leading Catholic establishment figure who remains staunchly pro-life, Nicholas Cafardi is adding his voice to those who believe Obama’s pro-education, pro-prevention policies to reduce unintended pregnancies make sense.

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Roundup: Catholics Have a Tough Choice, Can Social Spending Reduce the Abortion Rate?

Catholics have a tough choice to make in the presidential election; Can social spending reduce the abortion rate?; Tackling that age old question, When does life begin?; Abortion opponent Bob Casey speaks at the Democratic National Convention.

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Roundup: Startling Realities

Over 70% of Catholics think the church’s ban on contraception should be lifted or revised; If Black America were a country by itself it would rank 16th in the world in HIV/AIDS prevalence.

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Roundup: More on Obama and Abortion, McCain Adviser Slips on Birth Control

Obama answers tough questions on abortion, McCain adviser Carly Fiorina advocates better insurance coverage for birth control, Microbicides and HIV drug resistance, PA refuses ab-only funds.

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Roundup: Far Right Left Out, More Hagee Controversy, Contraception

Christian conservatives feeling left out, catching up on contraception, John Hagee calls Hitler an instrument of God.

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