Category Archives: PPFA

How Planned Parenthood works to increase the number of abortions

By Paul Stark Abortions in Minnesota and nationwide are on a long-term downward trajectory. Planned Parenthood, the leading practitioner of abortion, sometimes takes credit for this decline. “We do more to prevent unintended pregnancy and the need

If men do not want their child aborted, Planned Parenthood tells them “tough luck”

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. This Sunday is Father’s Day. Beginning last week, we’ve been posting some new and some older stories about men and abortion or, conversely, the beauty of being a dad. This first ran

Starbucks contributions to Planned Parenthood just the tip of the iceberg

By Dave Andrusko To state the obvious it’s been a terrible few weeks for Starbucks. From our single-issue pro-life perspective, Starbucks (to be polite) has failed to meet minimal candor standards with respect to their involvement in

Two Tennessee Planned Parenthood affiliates to merge

By Dave Andrusko The Memphis Business Journal reported earlier today that two Tennessee Planned Parenthood affiliates will merge next month. “The board and the CEOs from both of the [Planned] Parenthood affiliates made a strategic decision that

President Trump Is De-Funding Planned Parenthood. Here are 2,750 Better Places Women Can Go

By Katie Franklin When it was announced last Friday that President Donald Trump would be de-funding Planned Parenthood of $60 million in taxpayer funding, abortion advocates pivoted to their predictable talking points to warn women of the

Another Big Merger at Planned Parenthood: Heartland Affiliate Joins Minnesota and Dakotas

By Randall K. O’Bannon, Ph.D. NRL Director of Education & Research In a move Planned Parenthood calls “integration” or a “growth initiative” but the press calls a “consolidation” (Minnesota Star Tribune, 5/22) or a “shakeup” (KCCI, 5/23),

Under Dawn Laguens Planned Parenthood’s killing machine will keep humming

By Dave Andrusko Not being privy to the machinations surrounding Cecile Richards’s successor, we can’t know if long-time executive vice president Dawn Laguens is merely a placeholder or a viable candidate to replace Richards as CEO and

Unimaginably PPFA’s Cecile Richards given “human rights award”

By Dave Andrusko Last Wednesday the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights hosted its annual Hubert H. Humphrey Civil and Human Rights Award Dinner, “honoring inspiring change agents leading the defining movements of the 21st century.”

University of Minnesota no longer hiring abortionist after student outcry

By Toni Airaksinen Editor’s note. This is excerpted from a post that appeared at Campus Reform. The University of Minnesota-Twin Cities will no longer be hiring a doctor to become a “trainer in training” for future abortionists.

Planned Parenthood’s “3%” assertion deserves “Three Pinocchios” Washington Post Fact Checker says

By Dave Andrusko Editor’s note. We’re re-running this post because just last week the pro-abortion Snopes site uncritically recycled Planned Parenthood’s myth that abortion constitutes just 3% of its services. We’re starting several paragraphs in so as

Interim PPFA Leader still pushing abortion as Cecile Richards steps down

By Randall K. O’Bannon, Ph.D., NRL Director of Education & Research With the bodies of more than 3.5 million unborn babies trailing in her wake, Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards stepped down this week, ending an era,

Pro-life Pregnancy Center Moves into Former Planned Parenthood Abortion Biz in Iowa

By Katie Franklin When Planned Parenthood announced the closing of not one but four locations in Iowa last year, pro-lifers across the country rejoiced. The decision came in response to state legislation which de-funded the abortion giant of