07/07/2014 09:15 am ET Updated Jul 07, 2014

Cyndi Lauper: 'Girls Just Want To Have Birth Control'

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On Monday, the Supreme Court issued a decision in Burwell v. Hobby Lobbythat I can’t keep quiet on. I’ve always believed that women should have the autonomy to make our own choices and blaze our own trails.

In the 1970s, I took part in a demonstration in Central Park during the height of the women's liberation movement. ­I’d like to think we’ve come a long way since then, but this week’s decision from the Supreme Court sends the clear message that too many employers and Supreme Court Justices still regard women as second-class citizens.

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