Target: Planned Parenthood
of New York City, Nassau County, Mid-Hudson Valley, Mohawk Hudson, and Southern Finger Lakes
In May, Five Planned Parenthood
affiliates in New York State proposed a merger to form one entity called Planned Parenthood
of Greater New York (PPGNY) to provide seamless sexual and reproductive health care from NYC to Ithaca to Saratoga.
Two paragraphs into a recent news story from Kaiser Health News, we read, "Planned Parenthood
, known as a staunch defender of abortion rights, is working to recast its public image."
This provision was enacted, however, because too many women have died in Planned Parenthood
Because of its commitment to ethical patient care, Planned Parenthood
said that it would be impossible for the organization to continue participating in the program if these rules are put into effect.
Federal funds cannot be used to pay for abortion, but pro-life advocates say Planned Parenthood
should not get Medicaid funding because its facilities primarily perform abortions.
As president, Richards has played a large role in upping the scale of Planned Parenthood
's fundraising efforts and political lobbying.
said it had not decided whether to appeal the case to the U.S.
Scenario 1: Exclude Planned Parenthood
from all publicly funded programs.
Single motherhood or solo parenthood
, after all, is not a path that many women voluntarily choose.
Today Planned Parenthood
expects us to accept the Orwellian notion that "abortion is healthcare." But is it?