Monday, April 27, 2009
LA Times: College student leads undercover campaign against abortion, by Robin Abcarlan:
The girl's voice in the videotape is tiny and tentative. She is talking to a nursing aide in a Planned Parenthood clinic in Bloomington, Ind. The girl says she wants an abortion.
The aide explains that the girl will need a parent's consent because she is only 13. The girl balks; she does not want to name the father. Her boyfriend, she explains, is 31....
In truth, the boyfriend does not exist. The girl is not pregnant, and she is not 13.
She is Lila Rose, a 20-year-old UCLA student with a plan to expose what many abortion foes think are wrongdoings by Planned Parenthood, which operates about 900 health centers in the U.S.
Since 2006, Rose has orchestrated undercover "stings" at Planned Parenthood clinics in Los Angeles; Indianapolis; Bloomington; Tucson, Ariz.; Phoenix; and Memphis, Tenn....