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46 min ago | The Daily Caller

More Congressmen Demand Answers About Planned Parenthood Abortion Quotas

More Texas congressmen are expressing outrage over Planned Parenthood's alleged abortion quotas, calling on Planned Parenthood to address the allegations and reiterating support for nationwide defunding.


Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Steve Stockman, US News, Louie Gohmert, Republican, US House of Representatives, Representative Bill Flores, Bryan, TX

46 min ago | Fermanagh Today

Dawn Purvis - harassed by anti-abortion activist'

Former PUP Assembly member Dawn Purvis told a court on Friday she was "frightened and fearful" for her safety after she claimed she was harassed by the founder of an anti-abortion group.


4 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

UN Warns Countries With Draconian Abortion Bans That They're Violating Human Rights

United Nations officials are urging several countries with particularly harsh abortion bans to increase legalization of the medical procedure, pointing out their current laws could be in breach of international human rights treaties.


Related Topix: US News, Liberal Political News

4 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

Professor Who Claimed 'Moral Right' To Censor, Batter Teen Abortion Foe Pleads No Contest

Remember the University of California, Santa Barbara feminist studies professor who forcibly stole a graphic anti-abortion sign from two abortion protesters, then scratched and appeared to push one of the protesters , then destroyed the sign? The crime went down back in March when the professor, Mireille Miller-Young, rallied up a small gaggle of ... (more)


Related Topix: UC Santa Barbara, Criminal Defense Law, Law

6 hrs ago | The Age

Liberal ministers to join pro-lifer who says the 'pill kills'

Women who take the pill choose partners who share a similar genetic profile causing them to lose interest in sex and become more likely to be the victim of violent assault and murder.


10 hrs ago |

On MSNBC, Chuck Todd Surprisingly Pushes Abortion Activist on Dems Staying Quiet In the South

On his MSNBC show The Daily Rundown, Chuck Todd interviewed Stephanie Schriock of Emily's List, a narrowly tailored PAC for female pro-abortion Democrats.


Related Topix: US News, West Virginia, West Virginia Government, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Representative Julia Brownley, Democrat, Women's Health, Health

Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Arizona Republic

Groups call for investigation of abortion clinic

Pro-life organizations held a rally and news conference outside a Planned Parenthood clinic in Tempe on Thursday, calling for an immediate investigation of the facility.


Related Topix: Tempe, AZ, Pinal County, AZ


Judge delays abortion clinic buffer zone argument

A federal judge has put off arguments on the constitutionality of New Hampshire's law creating buffer zones of up to 25 feet around abortion clinics after the attorney general agreed not to enforce it.


Cybercast News Service

ACLU, NAACP Seeking to Overturn Arizona's 'Racist' Ban on Race-Based AbortionsCNS

The ACLU claims that the The Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act of 2011 "relies on harmful racial stereotypes to stigmatize, shame, and discriminate against Black women and Asian American and Pacific Islander women who seek abortions."


Related Topix: ACLU, Asian-American, US Governors, Jan Brewer, Maricopa County, AZ

Medical Daily

Planned Parenthood Donation From Portland Ice Cream Parlor Causes Anti-Abortion Activists To Go Nuts

People are going nuts after an ice cream shop decided to donate a portion of its proceeds to Planned Parenthood.


Related Topix: Life, Dessert, Food, Ice Cream, Social Software, Non-Profit

Daily Kos

Conservatives think they've figured out how to talk about banning abortion

The New York Times takes us behind closed doors to show how a group of conservatives are training Republicans to talk about their support for banning abortion by offering tips like this: Keep remarks as short as possible.


Related Topix: US News, Marilyn Musgrave, US Politics, Republican, US House of Representatives, Public Relations, Liberal Political News

Dallas Morning News

Texas saw 13 percent drop in abortions as new rules shut down clinics, study says

The number of abortions in Texas dropped 13 percent in the last year as new abortion restrictions triggered the closure of nearly half the state's abortion clinics, according to a new study by Texas researchers and national reproductive health experts.


Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, San Antonio, TX, Corpus Christi, TX

Washington Times

Tougher clinic rules lead to drop in Texas abortions

Tougher state regulations have led to a spate of abortion clinics shutting their doors in Texas and a 13 percent fall in the number of abortions performed in the state, according to a new study published this week.


Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors

Planned Parenthood Employee Suggests Teens Pretend to be Babies During Sex

Planned Parenthood might champion the destruction of babies in the womb , but the sometimes the abortion giant finds babies a real turn-on.


Related Topix: Human Sexuality, Kids, Family

The Raw Story

Anti-abortion group harasses Unitarian church during moment of silence for dead member

The anti-abortion activist father of a pair wanna-be reality TV stars disrupted the services of a Unitarian church Sunday while the congregation was honoring a member who had died.


Related Topix: Terrorism


Former Bryan Planned Parenthood Director Claims There Were Abortion Quotas

Steve Fullhart anchors First News at Four and News 3 at Five weekdays, and serves as KBTX's executive producer.


Related Topix: Bryan, TX

Wed Jul 23, 2014


Massachusetts Bill Limiting Protests At Abortion Clinics Goes To The Governor

A bill to limit demonstrations around Massachusetts abortion clinics passed the state's House of Representatives on Wednesday and headed to Governor Deval Patrick.


Related Topix: Deval Patrick, US Governors, US News, US Supreme Court, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Harry Reid, Democrat

Denver Post

Former Rep. Marilyn Musgrave on abortion, personhood and Colorado's U.S. Senate race

Former U.S. Rep. Marilyn Musgrave has plenty to say about abortion and pro-choice candidates, but little to say about the personhood stance of Rep. Cory Gardner, the Republican who now holds her seat in Congress.


Related Topix: Marilyn Musgrave, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Mark Udall, US Senate, Representative Cory Gardner, Democrat, Senator Mark Udall, Representative Betsy Markey


Number Of Texas Women Living 200 Miles From An Abortion Clinic Has Jumped By 2,800 Percent

A year ago this month, Texas approved a package of harsh restrictions that impose new requirements on abortion clinics, restrict the use of the abortion pill, and ban abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy.


Related Topix: US News, Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, Liberal Political News

The Austin Chronicle

Texas Abortion Rate Drops Post-HB 2, New Data Shows

Newly released data, collected directly from Texas abortion providers, shows what many reproductive health leaders and advocates have anticipated in the post House Bill 2 landscape- a drop in the number of abortions.


Related Topix: Women's Health, Health