Planned Parenthood Is Awarded the ‘American Nobel’
This week, Hillary Clinton released What Happened, a chronicle of her failed 2016 presidential campaign, and she devotes a section to the state of “reproductive rights” in the U.S. In it, Clinton takes issue with her primary opponent Bernie Sanders’…
Population Control, the Undying Dream of the Left
The Left has long been infected by a dangerous desire to tell you how many children you’re allowed to have. Today, that urge takes shape in the tendency of progressives to blame “extra children” for all of our woes.
Update: Twitter Attempts to Silence Pro-Life Group
Twitter has just told pro-life group Live Action that, in order to advertise on the site, it must delete all tweets that Twitter’s management deems “offensive.” The site hasn’t outright censored any of Live Action’s tweets, but …
Planned Parenthood’s Spending Falls Short in Georgia’s Sixth
It’s difficult to determine who ended up as the biggest loser in yesterday’s special election in Georgia’s sixth district. The most obvious choice is Democratic candidate Jon Ossoff, who, despite raising an historic $23 million in campaign funding, …
Planned Parenthood’s Annual Report: Abortions Are Up, Prenatal Care Is Down
A stark contradiction has emerged in recent days as America’s largest abortion provider attempts to preserve its access to the federal treasury. The Planned Parenthood Federation of America, a perennial bone of contention in Congress, is declining in size …
Undercover Planned Parenthood Video Removed from YouTube at Judge’s Order
Editor’s Note: This post has been updated since its initial publication.
Yesterday evening, the Center for Medical Progress undercover footage — recorded at the 2014 and 2015 National Abortion Federation conventions — was removed from YouTube, supposedly for a violation of the …
Planned Parenthood’s Tone-Deaf Mother’s Day Celebration
Planned Parenthood has a lot of bad habits — most notably, of course, its explicit mission of exterminating hundreds of thousands of unborn children each year in the name of “women’s rights.”
But in the age of social media, …
New Video Shows Planned Parenthood Exec Again Discussing Fetal-Tissue Prices
In July 2015, a Planned Parenthood senior executive was caught on camera discussing payments for fetal tissue from aborted babies, saying with a laugh, “I want a Lamborghini” while negotiating the prices set for each organ.
Yesterday, the Center for Medical …
Congress Restores Federalism on State Funding of Abortion
The Senate voted on Thursday to overturn an Obama-administration rule that prohibited states from diverting their Title X funds away from groups that perform abortions, in effect forcing states to fund Planned Parenthood and other abortion providers. The Health and …
We are witnesses to an abuse of power by government that represents a test of our democracy. Anyone who fails to rally to the cause of the Americans victimized in this case should be discredited.
Though I have not been …
Oregon Governor Puts Taxpayers on the Hook for All Abortions
Oregon’s Democratic governor, Kate Brown, has just signed into law a radical new bill, and in so doing has made her state the nation’s leader in pro-abortion policy. The legislation requires all insurance companies in the state to …
Collins and Murkowski Peddle Myths about Planned Parenthood
Several key falsehoods have long plagued our public debates about abortion, particularly with regard to Planned Parenthood, the U.S.’s largest abortion provider. A few of those misrepresentations — especially the fiction that Planned Parenthood provides essential, quality care to …
California Court Dismisses 14 Criminal Charges against Center for Medical Progress
This afternoon, the San Francisco Superior Court tossed out 14 of the 15 criminal charges that had been brought by the state of California against two journalists from the Center for Medical Progress (CMP), after they released a series of undercover videos …
Planned Parenthood’s Century of Brutality
Infanticide did not go out of fashion with the advance from savagery to barbarism and civilization. Rather, it became, as in Greece and Rome, a recognized custom with advocates among leaders of thought and action.
— Margaret Sanger, Woman and the …
They’re Good Dogs, Brent. Isn’t that Enough? (UPDATED)
One of the best accounts on Twitter is WeRateDogs™ (@dog_rates). The account’s purpose is simple: to shower uninhibited praise on adorable canines. E.g.:
Meet Boomer. He’s just checking pup on you. Hopes you had a good day. …
Planned Parenthood at 100
Here’s the cover of the new issue of National Review, out today for subscribers, featuring Kevin D. Williamson’s cover story on the 100th anniversary of Planned Parenthood.
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In Meeting with Ivanka, Cecile Richards Shows Her Hand on Abortion
A few months ago, Ivanka Trump organized a private meeting with Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards, and, until recently, the details of their discussion has been kept under wraps. But a New York Times profile on the First Daughter from …
Ivanka Trump Was Wrong to Meet With Planned Parenthood Exec
Stories surfaced yesterday morning indicating that Ivanka Trump organized a secret meeting with Planned Parenthood’s president, Cecile Richards, who routinely stumped for Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton during the 2016 campaign. The abortion group’s political-action arms donated $38 million to …
WaPo Blog Misleads on Planned Parenthood Defunding
With Donald Trump’s election and an incoming GOP congressional majority, Planned Parenthood’s annual federal funding of over $500 million appears to be in jeopardy. It isn’t surprising that the group and its allies are desperately fighting back. Earlier this month, Quinnipiac …
California Shamelessly Persecutes Pro-Life Journalists
It’s becoming increasingly clear that in the state of California, the right to abort a child is the chief liberty in the land, and all other liberties must bow before it. Few things illustrate this sad and morbid truth …