There is nothing in the Bible about contraception, so the Catholic Church’s issue with offering free contraception to women is at best an interpretation based upon something that doesn’t exist. Some would call that a fabrication. The Church leadership’s ignorance on this position is no different than the idea of so-called “Activist Judges” interpreting the Constitution, except that those rulings originate in public debate and representative law. As a Catholic, I do not belong to a cult, but to a community whose guidance should come from the Bible and God and not men. This is merely a political statement by a church seeking to accelerate its obsolescence, and hardly a spiritual statement rooted in any reason, wisdom or understanding of women’s needs and rights.

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W.C. Turck is a Chicago playwright and the author of four widely acclaimed books.His latest is "The Last Man," a prophetic novel of a world ruled by a single corporation. His first novel, "Broken: One Soldier's Unexpected Journey Home," was reccommended by the National Association of Mental Health Institutes. His 2009 Memoir, "Everything for Love" chronicled the genocide in Bosnia and the siege of Sarajevo. His third book "Burn Down the Sky" is published exclusively on Amazon Kindle. It was in Sarajevo at the height of the siege where he met and married his wife, writer and Artist Ana Turck. FOX NEWS, ABC, CBS News, the Chicago Tribune and The Joliet Herald covered their reunion after the war. He helped organized relief into Rwanda during the 1994 genocide. Turck has been a guest on WMAQ-TV, WLS in Chicago, WCPT, WBBM radio, National Public Radio, Best Of the Left and the Thom Hartmann show. He has spoken frequently on Human Rights, Genocide and Nationalism. In 2011, his play in support of the Occupy Movement, "Occupy My Heart-a revolutionary Christmas Carol" recieved national media attention and filled theaters to capacity across Chicago. He remains an activist to the cause of human rights and international peace. View all posts by 900poundgorilla

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