Komen’s Capitulation is complete

By Dave Andrusko If a story in today’s Washington Post is accurate, the Komen Foundation for the Cure had fully capitulated to Planned Parenthood’s muscle. “Grants from the Susan G. Komen Foundation for the Cure are flowing to Planned Parenthood, as the women’s health organizations seek to rebuild their relationship after the controversy in February …

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The Komen Race for the Cure and Planned Parenthood: A Follow Up, Part Two of Three

By Dave Andrusko To the best of my knowledge only a few mainstream media outlets have felt the need to respond to the charge by New York Times columnist Ross Douthat that coverage of Komen’s decision on Planned Parenthood funding had been “frankly brutal.” They don’t for the very reason their stories were virtually entirely …

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Susan G. Komen Clarifies New Position on Eligibility for Grantees, including Planned Parenthood

By Dave Andrusko In a carefully worded statement, the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation today responded to what it characterized yesterday as a “mischaracterization” of its new eligibility and performance criteria with an appeal that everyone involved “pause” and “slow down.” The reference was to the tidal wave of criticism generated by Planned …

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NATIONAL RIGHT TO LIFE RESPONDS TO KOMEN DECISION REGARDING PLANNED PARENTHOOD

WASHINGTON – Succumbing to pressure from the mainstream media and Planned Parenthood, Susan G. Komen for the Cure today announced Planned Parenthood Federation of America and its affiliates will remain eligible for grant funding. Planned Parenthood is the nation’s largest abortion provider, performing approximately 27% of all abortions annually in the United States.

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Susan G. Komen Drops Support for Planned Parenthood, PPFA Retaliates and Fundraises, Komen responds

By Randall K. O’Bannon, Ph.D., NRL-ETF Director of Education & Research When it came to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation, many people were conflicted.  Founded by Nancy G. Brinker after her sister lost her fight against breast cancer 32 years ago, Susan G. Komen had become one of the most visible and …

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Planned Parenthood Misrepresents Komen Decision for Political Reasons

By Dave Andrusko Dr. Randall K. O’Bannon, NRL’s Director of Education, has written a very helpful story filled with insight into the decision of the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation (“Race for the Cure”) to stop funding Planned Parenthood and its affiliates. (See “Susan G. Komen Drops Support for Planned Parenthood, PPFA Retaliates …

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