The New York Times published more lunacy on Wednesday, arguing that conservatives have a problem with birth control because it “signifies empowering women.”
Conservatives have a problem with what birth control signifies: empowering women. https://t.co/73iMKqKBsU
— NYT Opinion (@nytopinion) October 11, 2017
There are so many problems with this story. Their incredibly faulty logic and incredibly faulty facts were immediately dismantled.
1) It’s not about BC, it’s about paying for it yourself.
2) GOP proposed OTC BC and Democrats opposed. https://t.co/VwdfT7IPkW
— Dana Loesch (@DLoesch) October 11, 2017
Um, Republicans advocated for making birth control over the counter and Democrats opposed it with Planned Parenthood https://t.co/2KBv7fYJNU
— Katie Pavlich (@KatiePavlich) October 11, 2017
— Charles C. W. Cooke (@charlescwcooke) October 11, 2017
Besides being fantastically dishonest, this is hilariously overwritten (cf. any sentences invoking "modernity"). https://t.co/P51M72WE8U
— Ian Tuttle (@iptuttle) October 11, 2017
Right, because it's so empowering to make someone else pay for your personal items. https://t.co/SfTiHHRrrI
— Joel Richardson (@bjoelrichardson) October 11, 2017
Remind me again how it's empowering to whine about someone not paying for your stuff….? https://t.co/arv3ZJ37WJ
— Lizzy Lou Who🎃 (@_wintergirl93) October 11, 2017
Empowering women to be dependent on the government. Stunning and brave. https://t.co/Sjedia2HDC
— silence dogood (@cemarrie) October 11, 2017
Conservatives have no problem w/ birth control. Our problem lies w/ being forced to pay for it let alone forcing Catholics to pay for them. https://t.co/sdMzAIAgsq
— Ryan B. Leslie (@RyanBLeslie) October 11, 2017
When you can’t find any real reasons to attack conservatives, just make some up!