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July 14, 2014 12:00 AM

Message to clergy: End religiously inspired sexism

There are so many reasons to dislike the recent Supreme Court majority opinion in Burwell v. Hobby Lobby that it’s hard to know where to begin listing them. Is it just another example of specious logic justifying faulty science in the service of bad religion? Another example of the absurdity of basing a national health care system on the economic and, now apparently, religious whims of employers and insurance companies? Or is it simply one more example of five white males using religion to strike a blow for male privilege?

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