Monday, April 18, 2011
Anti-Abortion Activists Conspicously Silent on Contraception
Time Magazine: Why Anti-Abortion Activists Leave Birth Control Out of the Debate, by Meredith Melnick:
In case you missed Senator Jon Kyl's recent, nonsensical argument for defunding Planned Parenthood, the New York Times' Gail Collins had an incisive take on it last week. Much of the debate over the value of Planned Parenthood — a proxy for abortion in many opponents' minds — veered away from, the realm of the factual long ago, Collins argues, and there may be a strategic reason for that. . . .