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National Catholic Reporter
The Catholic church should partner with Planned Parenthood to reduce abortionsAfter 40 years of rosaries prayed in front of abortion clinics and Planned Pare
The Catholic church should partner with Planned Parenthood to reduce abortions
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 15 hours ago
After 40 years of rosaries prayed in front of abortion clinics and Planned Parenthood offices, annual marches, and millions upon millions of dollars raised to fund the anti-abortion lobby and the related jobs program for the anti-abortion lobbyists,... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
No, the anti-choice movement doesn't care about sexism, racism or ableism | Jessica ValentiA strange thing has been happening to the anti-choice movement. Suddenly activi
No, the anti-choice movement doesn't care about sexism, racism or ableism | Jessica Valenti
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 18 hours ago
A strange thing has been happening to the anti-choice movement. Suddenly activists and legislators that oppose abortion care about sexism, racism and ableism. Well, not really - but they’re working really hard to convince us that they do. This... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Health care contraption traps sistersEditor's note:Developments have occurred since NCR published this story in prin
Health care contraption traps sisters
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
Editor's note:Developments have occurred since NCR published this story in print. Reuters reported that on Aug. 21, Denver's 10th Circuit Court of Appeals granted the Little Sisters of the Poor's request for a stay of the earlier court ruling that... Read more
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Washington Post
Jeb Bush’s false claim that Planned Parenthood is ‘not actually doing women’s health issues’“I, for one, don’t think Planned Parenthood ought to get a penny, though. And t
Jeb Bush’s false claim that Planned Parenthood is ‘not actually doing women’s health issues’
Washington Post / Posted 2 days ago
“I, for one, don’t think Planned Parenthood ought to get a penny, though. And that’s the difference, because they’re not actually doing women’s health issues. They are involved in something way different than that.” — Former Florida governor Jeb... Read more
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Black Press USA
Planned Attacks on Planned Parenthood By George E. Curry NNPA Columnist Conservatives are attacking Planned Paren
Planned Attacks on Planned Parenthood
Black Press USA / Posted 4 days ago
By George E. Curry NNPA Columnist Conservatives are attacking Planned Parenthood so viciously that you would be forgiven if you thought that the organization was running for president as a Democrat. It is... Read more
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Women's eNews
Where Teens Don't Get Sex Ed, IUD Goes UnmentionedMcMURRAY, Penn. (WOMENSENEWS)-- Here at Peters Township High School in Western
Where Teens Don't Get Sex Ed, IUD Goes Unmentioned
Women's eNews / Posted 4 days ago
McMURRAY, Penn. (WOMENSENEWS)-- Here at Peters Township High School in Western Pennsylvania the silence around the IUD is deafening. Out of the 14 teens interviewed during school hours last spring, only two recognized the name of the contraceptive... Read more
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Canberra Times
Nick O'Malley: Republican abortion policies show shift in attitudeAnti-abortion protesters celebrate the US Supreme Court's ruling striking down
Nick O'Malley: Republican abortion policies show shift in attitude
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
Anti-abortion protesters celebrate the US Supreme Court's ruling striking down a Massachusetts law that mandated a protective buffer zone around abortion clinics in 2014. Photo: Reuters The ongoing circus of Donald Trump's candidacy has served to... Read more
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The Age
Nick O'Malley: Republican abortion policies show shift in attitudeAnti-abortion protesters celebrate the US Supreme Court's ruling striking down
Nick O'Malley: Republican abortion policies show shift in attitude
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
Anti-abortion protesters celebrate the US Supreme Court's ruling striking down a Massachusetts law that mandated a protective buffer zone around abortion clinics in 2014. Photo: Reuters The ongoing circus of Donald Trump's candidacy has served to... Read more
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The News & Observer
Hurt by secretly recorded videos, Planned Parenthood fights back | News & Observer August 22, 2015 Investigations launched; funding has bee
Hurt by secretly recorded videos, Planned Parenthood fights back
The News & Observer / Posted 6 days ago
| News & Observer August 22, 2015 Investigations launched; funding has been threatened But fallout has also roused... Read more
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Deseret News
Utahns join nationwide protests against Planned ParenthoodSALT LAKE CITY — Holding a sign denouncing Planned Parenthood for "selling baby
Utahns join nationwide protests against Planned Parenthood
Deseret News / Posted 6 days ago
SALT LAKE CITY — Holding a sign denouncing Planned Parenthood for "selling baby parts," Robert Higginson said it is time for Americans to stand up for lives being lost to abortion. "We are losing a generation of people that could continue great... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Republican abortion policies show shift in attitudeAbortion in the United States is set to become the social issue of the presiden
Republican abortion policies show shift in attitude
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 6 days ago
Abortion in the United States is set to become the social issue of the presidential race, with six of the leading Republican candidates banning it in all circumstances. The ongoing circus of Donald Trump's candidacy has served to distract from what... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Republican abortion policies show shift in attitudeAbortion in the United States is set to become the social issue of the presiden
Republican abortion policies show shift in attitude
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 6 days ago
Abortion in the United States is set to become the social issue of the presidential race, with six of the leading Republican candidates banning it in all circumstances. The ongoing circus of Donald Trump's candidacy has served to distract from what... Read more
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The Young Witness
Republican abortion policies show shift in attitudeAbortion in the United States is set to become the social issue of the presiden
Republican abortion policies show shift in attitude
The Young Witness / Posted 6 days ago
Abortion in the United States is set to become the social issue of the presidential race, with six of the leading Republican candidates banning it in all circumstances. The ongoing circus of Donald Trump's candidacy has served to distract from what... Read more
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Western Advocate
Republican abortion policies show shift in attitudeAbortion in the United States is set to become the social issue of the presiden
Republican abortion policies show shift in attitude
Western Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
Abortion in the United States is set to become the social issue of the presidential race, with six of the leading Republican candidates banning it in all circumstances. The ongoing circus of Donald Trump's candidacy has served to distract from what... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Republican abortion policies show shift in attitudeAbortion in the United States is set to become the social issue of the presiden
Republican abortion policies show shift in attitude
Kiama Independent / Posted 6 days ago
Abortion in the United States is set to become the social issue of the presidential race, with six of the leading Republican candidates banning it in all circumstances. The ongoing circus of Donald Trump's candidacy has served to distract from what... Read more
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Manning River Times
Republican abortion policies show shift in attitudeAbortion in the United States is set to become the social issue of the presiden
Republican abortion policies show shift in attitude
Manning River Times / Posted 6 days ago
Abortion in the United States is set to become the social issue of the presidential race, with six of the leading Republican candidates banning it in all circumstances. The ongoing circus of Donald Trump's candidacy has served to distract from what... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Republican abortion policies show shift in attitudeAbortion in the United States is set to become the social issue of the presiden
Republican abortion policies show shift in attitude
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 6 days ago
Abortion in the United States is set to become the social issue of the presidential race, with six of the leading Republican candidates banning it in all circumstances. The ongoing circus of Donald Trump's candidacy has served to distract from what... Read more
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The North West Star
Republican abortion policies show shift in attitudeAbortion in the United States is set to become the social issue of the presiden
Republican abortion policies show shift in attitude
The North West Star / Posted 6 days ago
Abortion in the United States is set to become the social issue of the presidential race, with six of the leading Republican candidates banning it in all circumstances. The ongoing circus of Donald Trump's candidacy has served to distract from what... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Republican abortion policies show shift in attitudeAbortion in the United States is set to become the social issue of the presiden
Republican abortion policies show shift in attitude
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 days ago
Abortion in the United States is set to become the social issue of the presidential race, with six of the leading Republican candidates banning it in all circumstances. The ongoing circus of Donald Trump's candidacy has served to distract from what... Read more
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The Border Mail
Republican abortion policies show shift in attitudeAbortion in the United States is set to become the social issue of the presiden
Republican abortion policies show shift in attitude
The Border Mail / Posted 6 days ago
Abortion in the United States is set to become the social issue of the presidential race, with six of the leading Republican candidates banning it in all circumstances. The ongoing circus of Donald Trump's candidacy has served to distract from what... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Here's What An Unsafe Abortion Environment Does To Women's HealthEvery year, 7 million women in the developing world are treated for complicatio
Here's What An Unsafe Abortion Environment Does To Women's Health
The Huffington Post / Posted 7 days ago
Every year, 7 million women in the developing world are treated for complications from unsafe pregnancy termination. These complications can include heavy bleeding, infection and sepsis, as well as more severe conditions, such as lacerations or... Read more
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Mashable
Some states have already moved to defund Planned ParenthoodImage: Manuel Balce Ceneta/Associated Press Republicans on Capitol Hill and th
Some states have already moved to defund Planned Parenthood
Mashable / Posted 7 days ago
Image: Manuel Balce Ceneta/Associated Press Republicans on Capitol Hill and the campaign trail are vowing to fully "defund" Planned Parenthood after undercover videos surfaced claiming to show staffers trying to sell fetal tissue. But the push... Read more
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International Business Times
Unsafe abortion: 7 million women at risk from dangerous pregnancy termination Unsafe abortions result in seven million women needing treatment for complicati
Unsafe abortion: 7 million women at risk from dangerous pregnancy termination
International Business Times / Posted 9 days ago
Unsafe abortions result in seven million women needing treatment for complications every year. Pakistan was found to have the highest rate for women needing medical care following unsafe procedures, a study published in the International Journal of... Read more
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Washington Post
Carson’s claim that Planned Parenthood targets blacks to ‘control that population’“Well, maybe I’m not objective when it comes to Planned Parenthood. But you kno
Carson’s claim that Planned Parenthood targets blacks to ‘control that population’
Washington Post / Posted 10 days ago
“Well, maybe I’m not objective when it comes to Planned Parenthood. But you know, I know who Margaret Sanger is, and I know that she believed in eugenics, and that she was not particularly enamored with black people. And one of the reasons that you... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Women satisfied with IUDs as long-acting contraceptive, study suggestsWomen who choose IUDs for long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) tend to k
Women satisfied with IUDs as long-acting contraceptive, study suggests
The Globe and Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Women who choose IUDs for long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) tend to keep the devices over several years, suggesting they’re satisfied with that method, according to a new U.S. study. Women in the St. Louis, Mo., area who chose long-acting... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Gov. Asa Hutchinson's attempt to block Medicaid funding to Planned Parenthood likely to failBut if precedent holds, things need not get that far for Planned Parenthood in
Gov. Asa Hutchinson's attempt to block Medicaid funding to Planned Parenthood likely to fail
Arkansas Times / Posted 11 days ago
But if precedent holds, things need not get that far for Planned Parenthood in Louisiana and Alabama to keep receiving Medicaid money. (Friday, Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson directed the state Human Services Department to end its agreement with... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Ayotte votes tell a different storyAs a practicing obstetrician gynecologist for more than 34 years, I am disappoi
Ayotte votes tell a different story
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 12 days ago
As a practicing obstetrician gynecologist for more than 34 years, I am disappointed with Sen. Kelly Ayotte's persistent attempts to limit access by the women of New Hampshire to affordable medical services including contraception, cancer detection,... Read more
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Alaska Public
NPR Story | Alaska Public MediaFact Check: Was Planned Parenthood Started To 'Control' The Black Population?
NPR Story | Alaska Public Media
Alaska Public / Posted 14 days ago
Fact Check: Was Planned Parenthood Started To 'Control' The Black Population? Ben Carson alleged in an interview with Fox News Wednesday that Planned Parenthood puts most of its clinics in black neighborhoods to "control the population" and that its... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Fact Check: Was Planned Parenthood Started To 'Control' The Black Population?Ben Carson alleged in an interview with Fox News Wednesday, that Planned Parent
Fact Check: Was Planned Parenthood Started To 'Control' The Black Population?
KPBS San Diego / Posted 14 days ago
Ben Carson alleged in an interview with Fox News Wednesday, that Planned Parenthood puts most of its clinics in black neighborhoods to "control the population" and that its founder, Margaret Sanger, "was not particularly enamored with black... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Women tend to stick with IUDs over long termWomen who choose IUDs for long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) tend to k
Women tend to stick with IUDs over long term
Calgary Sun / Posted 14 days ago
Women who choose IUDs for long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) tend to keep the devices over several years, suggesting they're satisfied with that method, according to a new U.S. study. Women in the St. Louis, Missouri area who chose... Read more
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FOX News
Women tend to stick with IUDs over long termWomen who choose IUDs for long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) tend to k
Women tend to stick with IUDs over long term
FOX News / Posted 14 days ago
Women who choose IUDs for long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) tend to keep the devices over several years, suggesting they’re satisfied with that method, according to a new U.S. study. Women in the St. Louis, Missouri area who chose... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Women tend to stick with IUDs over long term(Reuters Health) - Women who choose IUDs for long-acting reversible contracepti
Women tend to stick with IUDs over long term
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 15 days ago
(Reuters Health) - Women who choose IUDs for long-acting reversible contraception (LARC) tend to keep the devices over several years, suggesting they’re satisfied with that method, according to a new U.S. study. Women in the St. Louis, Missouri area... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Abortion in Nigeria - the Silent TabooIn Nigeria, the sentence for carrying out an abortion is as hefty as fourteen y
Abortion in Nigeria - the Silent Taboo
AllAfrica.com / Posted 15 days ago
In Nigeria, the sentence for carrying out an abortion is as hefty as fourteen years in prison. Waza blogger Elizabeth Adeola Ayoola argues that the government must revisit its stance. It was another day in the digital age and I was watching the... Read more
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Salon.com
The real lesson of Donald Trump’s support for Planned Parenthood: The GOP primary has stopped making sense entirelyIf you felt a tremor in the Force today, it was due strictly to the fact that M
The real lesson of Donald Trump’s support for Planned Parenthood: The GOP primary has stopped making sense entirely
Salon.com / Posted 16 days ago
If you felt a tremor in the Force today, it was due strictly to the fact that Monday night on Fox News Channel, Donald Trump said something that actually made sense. Not only that, but what he said was in direct defiance of his most loyal supporters... Read more
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The Washington Times
Obama urged to re-interpret Helms amendment for foreign abortionsSome 81 House Democrats have urged President Obama to tell agencies that the He
Obama urged to re-interpret Helms amendment for foreign abortions
The Washington Times / Posted 16 days ago
Some 81 House Democrats have urged President Obama to tell agencies that the Helms amendment does not ban all U.S. foreign aid-related abortions, but permits those in cases of rape, incest and when the life of the mother is endangered. “In light of... Read more
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The Washington Times
CARISSA MULDER: Abortion fetus body-part sales horrify Americans, twist logicIn response to the recent controversy surrounding the sting videos discussing P
CARISSA MULDER: Abortion fetus body-part sales horrify Americans, twist logic
The Washington Times / Posted 18 days ago
In response to the recent controversy surrounding the sting videos discussing Planned Parenthood’s harvesting of fetal tissue, New York Times columnist Ross Douthat claimed that abortion exists in America because we refuse to look at it. Look at the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Oklahoma judge strikes down law limiting use of abortion-inducing pillsOKLAHOMA CITY: An Oklahoma judge struck down on Monday a law aimed at limiting
Oklahoma judge strikes down law limiting use of abortion-inducing pills
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 18 days ago
OKLAHOMA CITY: An Oklahoma judge struck down on Monday a law aimed at limiting the use of abortion-inducing drugs, saying the measure was unconstitutional because it did not apply to other medication. The law requires that the drugs, including one... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Judge strikes down Oklahoma law restricting abortion drugsOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A judge struck down an Oklahoma law Monday that required d
Judge strikes down Oklahoma law restricting abortion drugs
The Evening Sun / Posted 18 days ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A judge struck down an Oklahoma law Monday that required doctors to follow label instructions when prescribing abortion-inducing drugs, finding the rule is unconstitutional because it doesn't apply to other kinds of... Read more
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York Daily Record
Judge strikes down Oklahoma law restricting abortion drugsOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A judge struck down an Oklahoma law Monday that required d
Judge strikes down Oklahoma law restricting abortion drugs
York Daily Record / Posted 18 days ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A judge struck down an Oklahoma law Monday that required doctors to follow label instructions when prescribing abortion-inducing drugs, finding the rule is unconstitutional because it doesn't apply to other kinds of... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Judge strikes down Oklahoma law restricting abortion drugsOKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A judge struck down an Oklahoma law Monday that required d
Judge strikes down Oklahoma law restricting abortion drugs
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 18 days ago
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A judge struck down an Oklahoma law Monday that required doctors to follow label instructions when prescribing abortion-inducing drugs, finding the rule is unconstitutional because it doesn't apply to other kinds of... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Back to first thingsAbout "But there are many incremental steps that can be taken to chip away at a
Back to first things
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
About "But there are many incremental steps that can be taken to chip away at abortion's legal basis,". Instead of chipping away at the legal basis, which seems to be your only approach, why don't you ever....at least occasionally....put a little... Read more
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Salon.com
Bush Didn’t MisspeakTuesday night Jeb Bush made a slip of the tongue that let us know just where he
Bush Didn’t Misspeak
Salon.com / Posted 21 days ago
Tuesday night Jeb Bush made a slip of the tongue that let us know just where he stands on reproductive health. “I’m not sure we need half a billion dollars for women’s health issues,” he said at an event in Nashville. In a way, he’s right: We... Read more
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The McPherson Sentinel
Kan. tied for lowest score of HPV vaccinationsA report on vaccinations rates says that Kansas teenagers are the least likely
Kan. tied for lowest score of HPV vaccinations
The McPherson Sentinel / Posted 22 days ago
A report on vaccinations rates says that Kansas teenagers are the least likely across the nation to be vaccinated against the human papillomavirus than they would in other states. Posted Aug. 6, 2015 at 10:29 AM 60 percent of females and 42 percent... Read more
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Philly.com
The Pill Remains Most Common Method of Birth Control, U.S. Report ShowsTara Haelle HealthDay Reporter "Use of long-acting reversible contraceptives i
The Pill Remains Most Common Method of Birth Control, U.S. Report Shows
Philly.com / Posted 23 days ago
Tara Haelle HealthDay Reporter "Use of long-acting reversible contraceptives is becoming more popular," said report author Kimberly Daniels, of the NCHS. Their use has nearly doubled since the last report on findings from five years earlier, when... Read more
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Washington Post
Harry Reid’s incorrect claim that 30 percent of women rely on Planned Parenthood for health care“The Republican bill pretends to be for women’s health, but it would prohibit f
Harry Reid’s incorrect claim that 30 percent of women rely on Planned Parenthood for health care
Washington Post / Posted 23 days ago
“The Republican bill pretends to be for women’s health, but it would prohibit federal funds to go to an organization that is the health care backbone for American women during their lives. In fact, it is the only health care that a significant number... Read more
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Mashable
The political war over Planned Parenthood won't end anytime soonWhat's This?Opponents and supporters of Planned Parenthood demonstrate on July
The political war over Planned Parenthood won't end anytime soon
Mashable / Posted 24 days ago
What's This?Opponents and supporters of Planned Parenthood demonstrate on July 28, 2015, in Philadelphia. Image: AP Photo/Matt Rourke/Associated Press To those who believe abortion should be illegal, there may no greater enemy than Planned... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
To minimize abortions, give more money to Planned ParenthoodAbout half of all pregnancies in the United States are unintended. And, excludi
To minimize abortions, give more money to Planned Parenthood
Chicago Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
About half of all pregnancies in the United States are unintended. And, excluding miscarriages, about 40 percent of those accidental pregnancies end in an abortion. This results in about 1 million abortions a year, according to recent statistics... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Local lawmaker supports cutting funding for Planned Parenthood pending investigation into videosUpdated: 08/04/2015 5:50 PM Created: 08/04/2015 4:52 PM WHEC.com By: Berkeley
Local lawmaker supports cutting funding for Planned Parenthood pending investigation into videos
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 24 days ago
Updated: 08/04/2015 5:50 PM Created: 08/04/2015 4:52 PM WHEC.com By: Berkeley Brean - @whec_bbrean It's a difficult question: should the federal government suspend funding to Planned Parenthood while it investigates what the organization does with... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Title X family planning prevents abortionsTo appreciate the dumbing down of American politics, consider this: Conservativ
Title X family planning prevents abortions
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 24 days ago
To appreciate the dumbing down of American politics, consider this: Conservative Republicans, indignant about abortion, are trying to destroy a government program that helps prevent 345,000 abortions a year. Inevitably in politics there are good... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Planned Parenthood: Fast facts and numbersPlanned Parenthood is in the spotlight after heavily edited undercover videos a
Planned Parenthood: Fast facts and numbers
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 24 days ago
Planned Parenthood is in the spotlight after heavily edited undercover videos allegedly showing the illegal sale of fetal tissue were released by the Center for Medical Progress, an anti-abortion group. The group plans on releasing more videos in the... Read more
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