PlannedParenthood

  • Three men arrested arrested after planning to shoot up planned parenthood building!

    A Tennessee man allegedly posted online that he was going to “shoot up” a Planned Parenthood — the third person arrested for threatening violence against the health care provider this month. Jacob Cooper, 20, wrote an Aug. 13 message on the website iFunny that said: “Make sure you tell...
  • Planned Parenthood refuses federal funds over abortion restriction!

    Planned Parenthood said Monday it’s pulling out of the federal family planning program rather than abide by a new Trump administration rule prohibiting clinics from referring women for abortions. Alexis McGill Johnson, Planned Parenthood’s acting president and CEO, said the organization’s nationwide network of health centers would remain open...
  • Planned Parenthood president ousted after just 8 months on the job!

    The president of Planned Parenthood, the largest abortion provider in the U.S., was removed from her position Tuesday after just eight months. Dr. Leana Wen tweeted that Planned Parenthood’s board had “ended my employment at a secret meeting. We were engaged in good faith negotiations about my departure based on philosophical differences over...
  • Travis Scott is donating all merchandise profits to Planned Parenthood Centers!

    Taylor Hill/Getty Travis Scott’s move came days after Alabama Governor Kay Ivey signed the most restrictive abortion law in the country, essentially banning all abortions including those for victims of rape or incest Travis Scott stood in solidarity with those fighting against Alabama’s strict new abortion law over the weekend,...
  • Trump to announce new federal funding curbs on US abortion clinics

    The Trump administration is expected to announce that organisations that offer or mention abortion to their patients will lose federal funding. One such organisation, Planned Parenthood, said the proposal was “dangerous” and “outrageous” and would “have devastating consequences”. Anti-abortion activists thanked US President Donald Trump for “delivering on a...
  • Catholic school could bar girl due to Planned Parenthood sticker from her laptop

    A student at a Roman Catholic school in Connecticut was told to remove a Planned Parenthood sticker from her laptop or she wouldn’t be allowed to re-enroll, her parents said. The “I stand with Planned Parenthood” sticker was one of several on Sacred Heart Greenwich sophomore Kate Murray’s laptop....
  • Birth Control: Trump is Helping Employers Deny Women Free Contraception

    President Donald Trump’s efforts to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act may have failed, but his administration can still overhaul part of the signature legislation of his predecessor, Barack Obama. The Trump administration is expected to end an Obamacare provision known as “contraception mandate” requiring employers to provide...
  • Illinois Governor Agrees to Allow Medicaid Coverage for Abortions

    (CHICAGO) — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner ended months of speculation Thursday and signed legislation allowing state health insurance and Medicaid coverage for abortions, a reversal of the first-term Republican’s stance on the proposal last spring. HEALTH CARE 81% of Voters Don’t Like How Republicans Are Handling Health Care The...
  • Planned Parenthood wins prestigious medical award!

    NEW YORK (AP) – Two scientists who paved the way for widely used vaccines and another who discovered key players in cell growth have been awarded prestigious medical research awards. The Albert and Mary Lasker Foundation also announced Wednesday that it was giving its public service award to Planned Parenthood....