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Department of Justice to Investigate Planned Parenthood’s Selling of Fetal Body Parts—Finally

Live Action News — The Department of Justice (DOJ) has announced that Planned Parenthood is officially under federal investigation. Investigations in 2016 by the House Select Investigative Panel on Infant Lives and the Senate Judiciary Committee resulted in Planned Parenthood being referred to the FBI and the DOJ, as well as state attorneys general, for criminal investigations. After two […]

When “Pro-Choice” Means Less Options

Intellectual consistency and honesty is very important to me. Unfortunately, however, we live in a clickbait headline-driven world where intellectual consistency and honesty tends to take the backseat. We are seeing this type of faux journalism more and more as our political culture continues to careen into a polarizing heap of nonsense. What is often […]

I Had an Abortion, and I Want Planned Parenthood Defunded

Live Action News—A recent article by the Dallas Morning News claims that Republican leaders are trying to “bludgeon” Planned Parenthood against the will of voters. But the reality is that many women who have gone to the abortion industry for care – like myself – are some of the most vocal proponents of defunding the abortion provider. […]

That Awkward Moment When Planned Parenthood Tries to Cover Up Their Racist Past

Live Action News – Yesterday, Planned Parenthood released its 2015-2016 annual report, five months later than usual. In it, it was found that – as in years past – health care services have decreased, while abortions have increased. The report also made sure to attack the Center for Medical Progress, claiming that its videos were “heavily edited” (a false […]

The Fungibility Factor Explained: Here’s How Your Money is Funding Abortion

Live Action News – A new Live Action video release unmasks the oft-repeated claim that taxpayer dollars sent to Planned Parenthood do not fund abortions. The abortion corporation, which masquerades as a “health care” provider, receives half a billion dollars in government money annually, which they claim is merely reimbursement for services rendered under Medicaid. The largest provider of abortions, garnering 35 percent […]

7 Things We Noticed About Planned Parenthood’s Annual Report

This article originally appeared on Students for Life of America’s blog.  Planned Parenthood finally, finally released their 2015-2016 annual report – only four months late. There are a number of interesting facts that taxpayers – their main stakeholders – can glean from it. Here are our top seven observations: 1 – Abortions increased from 323,999 […]