Tag Archives: Guttmacher Institute

Flawed “study” calls for supporting abortionists instead of protecting women

Guttmacher Institute cites themselves to attack pro-life state laws designed to protect mothers and their unborn children WASHINGTON – The National Right to Life Committee (NRLC) today said that a new “study” issued by the Guttmacher Institute (originally founded as

Guttmacher’s own study demonstrates state waiting periods have little impact on how long it takes women to secure abortions

By Dave Andrusko A new study by the pro-abortion Guttmacher Institute, released today, is a study in artifice. How do you maintain the myth that “punitive” abortion laws are causing lengthy delays when your own study proves otherwise? To begin

Guttmacher report finds teen abortion rate in 2011 lowest since abortion legalized

By Dave Andrusko I just came across this report from the Guttmacher Institute, released today, so this post will be short with a more in-depth follow up tomorrow. The headline is hugely encouraging, and in line with other data both

Guttmacher: Only those who approve of abortion should monitor it

By Rebecca Oas Ph.D. June 25, 2015 (C-Fam) — For half a century, the Guttmacher Institute has been attempting the “Epic Split” of attempting to frame itself as both an impartial source of facts about human sexuality and reproduction and

Digging Deeper into the Data: Chemical Abortifacients Cloud the Picture of Big Abortion Drop, Conclusion

  By Randall K. O’Bannon, Ph.D. NRL Director of Education & Research There were many profoundly encouraging results in Guttmacher’s latest abortion report for 2011– 1.06 million abortions, a drop of 13% since 2008 and 550,000 fewer abortions than the

Digging Deeper into the Data: Legislation, Education and the Latest Drop in Abortion Part 3

  By Randall K. O’Bannon, Ph.D. NRL Director of Education & Research Editor’s note. A week ago today the Guttmacher Institute, a pro-abortion think-tank, released an analysis of abortions for 2011. The major (and very encouraging) takeaway from “Abortion Incidence

Digging Deeper into the Data: Considering the causes for the drop in abortion, Part 2

  By Randall K. O’Bannon, Ph.D. NRL Director of Education & Research It is said that failure is an orphan but that victory has a hundred fathers. Well, there are a lot of folks taking credit for the sudden and

Digging Deeper into the Data: Analyzing the decrease in the number of abortions, Part 1

  By Randall K. O’Bannon, Ph.D. NRL Director of Education & Research By now, you’ve seen the major outlines of the latest abortion report from the Guttmacher Institute – 1.06 million abortions, down 13% from 2008 to 2011, with abortion

Abortions top 56 million since Roe v. Wade

  By Randall K. O’Bannon, Ph.D. NRL Director of Education & Research and Dave Andrusko, National Right to Life News Today editor Given the trends seen in recent national reports, National Right to Life now believes that there have been

Another pro-abortion study that reinforces their own preconceptions

By Dave Andrusko This just popped up on my search engine, but in-depth analysis will have to wait until next week when our experts on Planned Parenthood and its former research arm, the Guttmacher Institute, have a chance to read

Takeaways from the UCSF Abortion “Turnaway” Study

By Randall K. O’Bannon, Ph.D., NRL-ETF Director of Educational & Research Part 4 of 5: Research Team with an Agenda Editor’s note: As noted previously, researchers the University of California at San Francisco (UCSF) conducted a five year “prospective longitudinal”

Challenges Mount to Guttmacher’s Estimates of Illegal Abortions and Abortion-Related Deaths

By Dr. Peter Saunders One of the main techniques used by the pro-abortion lobby to advance their worldwide agenda of “safe, legal abortion” is to argue that there are already lots of illegal abortions happening, particularly in the developing world,