contraception

Stephen Fry ~ Catholic Church is not a force for good

Stephen Fry makes a strong case that the Catholic Church is NOT a force for good. I can't agree that it's an all or nothing proposition, but I totally agree with Fry's critique regarding the Church's position on contraception and the many deaths that thoughtless...

Melinda Gates challenges Vatican by vowing to improve access to contraception

I totally agree with and applaud Melinda Gates' statements about the Catholic Church's position on contraception. The Vatican's position on this issue, and its impact on women's rights, human health, and the spread of HIV in Africa and elsewhere, is one of the key...

Bill Maher on why Rick Santorum opposes contraception

Why is Santorum so against contraception? Because there's a line in Genesis about not spilling your seed. A random brainfart from some desert dweller 3,000 years ago, before people knew about germs or atoms or round planets, and it gets written down and passed down...

Woman becomes pregnant after performing oral sex ~ PubMed.gov

It's a little hard to swallow, but after reading the case study published in the British Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology in 1988 (reprinted on PubMed website), you'll probably agree: A woman can become pregnant by fellatio (oral sex). As the case report, Oral...

Bill Maher on why Rick Santorum opposes contraception

Why is Santorum so against contraception? Because there's a line in Genesis about not spilling your seed. A random brainfart from some desert dweller 3,000 years ago, before people knew about germs or atoms or round planets, and it gets written down and passed down...