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Anti Abortion Activists

Samantha Lachman

Here's How The Anti-Abortion Movement Plans To Modernize Its Approach | Samantha Lachman | Posted 01.22.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- While Republican lawmakers squabbled over a single bill banning abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy, the anti-abortion movement's lead...

Jason Linkins

The Inexplicable Resilience Of Scott DesJarlais, Explained | Jason Linkins | Posted 08.08.2014 | Politics

Anyone who's opened an article about Rep. Scott DesJarlais (R-Tenn.) in the past two years has read the same thing in the opening paragraph: DesJarlai...

Screaming at Michael Dukakis

Joe Hutcheson | Posted 09.22.2013 | Religion
Joe Hutcheson

In 1974 Michael Dukakis was elected as the governor of Massachusetts. That year, thousands of miles away, on the opposite coast of our great nation, I was born. Little did either of us know that 13 years later we would come face to face.

Laura Bassett

WATCH: Anti-Abortion Activists Release Video Of Planned Parenthood Sting | Laura Bassett | Posted 05.29.2012 | Politics

A group of anti-abortion activists that Planned Parenthood has suspected is targeting it in a hoax investigation released the first of a series of vi...

GOP Candidate Gets Backing From Anti-Abortion Group

AP | KASIE HUNT | Posted 02.17.2012 | Politics

BOISE, Idaho -- The anti-abortion Susan B. Anthony List plans to endorse Rick Santorum for president. The group is announcing Friday it will back the...

March For Life To Bring Anti-Abortion Activists To Mall, Capitol Hill

The Huffington Post | Posted 01.23.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Thousands of anti-abortion activists plan to march on the U.S. Supreme Court today in an annual demonstration to mark the anniversary of...

Why Would Anti-Abortion Activists Oppose a Bill Making It a Crime to Kill an Unborn Child?

Jason Salzman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Jason Salzman

A bill making it a crime if you kill an unborn child is on life support after Republicans withdrew their support yesterday.

'Grossly Offensive' Anti-Abortion Billboard Rises In SoHo

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

UPDATE: After criticism from local black leaders, the billboard is coming down. Rev. Al Sharpton said Lamar Outdoor advertising agreed to remove the s...

Catholic Hospital Helping Women Stop Abortions-In-Progress

The Huffington Post | Jen Sabella | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Updated Story While Planned Parenthood and the Catholic church don't agree on much when it comes to a woman's right to choose, a new program at a Chi...

Republican Abortion Wars: A Handy Club to Beat Democrats With

Frank Schaeffer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Frank Schaeffer

Republicans misuse abortion as a polarizing issue to energize their base. They are about to do that again... with a vengeance.

Reproductive Fraud? Sham Pregnancy Centers Face Pushback

Jacob M. Appel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jacob M. Appel

It's increasingly difficult to figure out which of the numerous organizations claiming to offer "reproductive health services" actually provide termination referrals and which are merely sham clinics established by right-wing religious activists.

Jane Norton, Marilyn Musgrave a 1-2 Punch Against Women's Health Care

Michele Swenson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Michele Swenson

As the head of the state health agency, Norton changed the interpretation of a constitutional amendment, ruling that family planning agencies that also provide abortion services are ineligible for state funds.

White House To Meet With Anti-Abortion Activists Next Week

ABC News | Jake Tapper | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Concerned that health care reform bills in Congress don't explicitly exclude coverage for abortion, Charmaine Yoest of Americans United for Life Actio...