But board stands behind Laura McQuade By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. This post from a year ago in NRL News Today reminds us of the internal strife at PPFA which the nation’s largest abortion provider has tried to circumvent. McQuade was later ousted. It hasn’t even been a year since Planned Parenthood unceremoniously kicked Dr. …Continue reading "“Open Letter” from staff charges head of PPFA’s largest affiliate with creating “a culture of fear and intimidation,” insist she be dismissed"
By Cassy Fiano-Chesser As the New Hampshire legislature considers a bill that would ban abortion after 24 weeks of pregnancy, Planned Parenthood and its allies are allegedly pressuring doctors to fight against it. An anonymous whistleblower told the Daily Wire that the New Hampshire Medical Society (NHMS) sent an e-mail to all members, urging them …Continue reading "Planned Parenthood allegedly pressures NH doctors to sign letter opposing late-term abortion ban"
By Nancy Flanders Last week, Planned Parenthood voluntarily dismissed its own lawsuit against the state of Texas regarding its removal from the state Medicaid program in 2016. In a joint statement with the American Medical Association, the National Family Planning & Reproductive Health Association, the American Civil Liberties Union, Essential Access Health, and Feminist Women’s Health Center/Cedar River Clinics, Planned …Continue reading "LIES: Planned Parenthood claims loss of funding caused ‘irreparable harm’ to nation"
PPFA President Earns “Four Pinocchios” for Claim of Thousands of Abortions a Year Pre-Roe and 5,000 deaths By Randall K. O’Bannon, Ph.D. NRL Director of Education & Research Editor’s note. This look back at what previously appeared in NRL News Today is an evergreen story in that it illustrates Planned Parenthood’s foundational dishonesty. Ironically, PPFA dumped …Continue reading "Even Washington Post’s Fact Checker acknowledges Planned Parenthood inflated Abortion Numbers"
By Paul Stark, Communications Director, Minnesota Citizens Concerned for Life A first-trimester surgical abortion, says Planned Parenthood to its prospective clients, uses suction to “take a pregnancy out of your uterus.” This description is literally nonsense. “Pregnancy” isn’t a thing in the womb that you can remove. Pregnancy isn’t a thing at all. It’s a …Continue reading "Statements that are literally nonsense abound at Planned Parenthood"
By Secular Pro-life At a recent Congressional hearing on the Black maternal health crisis, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) stated that her mother obtained prenatal care from Planned Parenthood and called herself a “Planned Parenthood baby.” AOC was quoted as saying: “If we want to talk about Planned Parenthood let’s talk about how many lives Planned …Continue reading "How Baby Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Survived Planned Parenthood"
By Carole Novielli Before the House Oversight Committee, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.), often referred to simply as “AOC,” recently claimed that Planned Parenthood has saved “many lives” with their “prenatal care” services. She also claimed her own mother received prenatal care there, calling herself a “Planned Parenthood baby.” In her statement before a House committee hearing titled, “Birthing While Black: …Continue reading "Ocasio-Cortez claims America’s biggest abortion chain ‘saves lives’"
By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. Wednesday’s look back at what appeared a year ago in NRL News Today reminds us that occasionally—not often but occasionally—Big Media actually practices journalism when reporting on Planned Parenthood. In addition to being very pro-abortion and very liberal, what does the Washington Post Fact checker and Slate magazine have in …Continue reading "Describing Planned Parenthood as an “abortion business” is not “partly false” but 100% accurate"
By Olivia Gans Turner, President, Virginia Society for Human Life (VSHL) Pro-life Virginians need to be aware that Planned Parenthood has set its deadly sights on expanding their awful activity in and around Virginia. During the summer of 2020, at the height of the pandemic, Planned Parenthood opened a new abortion facility in the East …Continue reading "Planned Parenthood Abortionists Eye Northern Virginia and Richmond!"
By Maria V. Gallagher, Legislative Director, Pennsylvania Pro-Life Federation A public report from a recent inspection of a Planned Parenthood center in Pennsylvania reveals that the facility performed an abortion on a teenage girl without obtaining parental consent 24 hours prior to the abortion. This represents a clear violation of the Commonwealth’s time-tested Abortion Control …Continue reading "Planned Parenthood’s string of abysmal failures in Pennsylvania continues"
By Michael Cook Planned Parenthood has a founder problem. Margaret Sanger was a racist and a eugenicist. Critics of Planned Parenthood have been needling the organisation over its founder’s dark ideas for decades. Finally, under the pressure of the anti-racist movement, PP has cracked. In an astonishing mea culpa in the op-ed page of the …Continue reading "Planned Parenthood disavows its founder (but not abortion)"
By Sarah Terzo Aletheia Meloncon, mother of Edrica Goode, who died from an abortion at Planned Parenthood in 2007. “My daughter made a choice, but she didn’t choose to die. A lost dog gets more attention than my daughter did. This has really torn at my family.” Edrica Goode was 21 when went to a …Continue reading "Mother whose daughter died at Planned Parenthood–a lost dog gets better treatment"