Today is Wednesday, July 11, 2012
35 Days till the MARCH 8-18-12
TODAY'S REASON FOR MARCHING
CRISIS PREGNANCY CENTERS
In Ohio HB 298 was snuck into the state budget to avoid public scrutiny and the word “defund” became “re-prioritize.” The bill passed and Planned Parenthood is now at the bottom of the barrel for receiving federal monies for health care for low-income and poor women. If I were to hazard a guess where Ohio was planning on steering some of those federal monies I would say to Crisis Pregnancy Centers. Crisis Pregnancy Centers are the pro-life movement’s Planned Parenthood, with scripture and without the choice, and are currently pushing free sonograms. Of course they are; 23 states now require sonograms before an abortion thanks to the AUL (Americans United For Life) the legal wing of the anti-choice movement. I wrote the above a few months ago in a Woman Against Women piece I did for Addicting Info.
Crisis Pregnancy Centers "have a history of giving women wrong, biased information to scare them into not having abortions." These centers:
|Today I read the following: Women Referred Only to CPCs by VA Dept. of Health for Mandatory Ultrasounds |
"To accompany Virginia’s new anti-abortion law, which requires women to get an ultrasound before obtaining an abortion, the Virginia Department of Health released a list of businesses that offer “free” ultrasounds. All sixteen businesses on the list are anti-abortion Crisis Pregnancy Centers (CPCs)."
Once again I am struck by how organized the anti-choice movement is and how deep their tentacles thread through the federal and state government.
Here's some more important information on Crisis Pregnancy Centers from: