Posts tagged "operation rescue"

Graphic Ads Of Bloody, Aborted Fetuses Could Air During The Super Bowl

Anti-abortion extremists ruin everything — and not just what should have been a visit to Planned Parenthood for a super-fun Pap smear. Forty cities across the United States could air graphic anti-choice commercials depicting bloody, aborted fetuses during pigskin's holiest of days, the Super Bowl. The ads would be paid for by Randall Terry, who…

By: Jessica Wakeman / January 11, 2012

Today’s Lady News: Kansas Appoints Anti-Abortion Lawyer To State Medical Board

Oh, for f**k's sake: Kansas Governor Sam Brownback has appointed a lawyer for anti-abortion activists to the state's medical board. Rick Macias has represented Operation Rescue, the biggest wackadoodle anti-abortion protest group in the country, which dogged the late abortion provider Dr. George Tiller until he was eventually murdered at his Wichita church. Macias ha…

By: Jessica Wakeman / July 7, 2011

Anti-Abortion Group Dabbles In Real Estate

A Kansas-based anti-abortion group called Operation Rescue has dreamed up a new way to stop abortions: they're buying clinics. Their headquarters in Wichita, Kansas are in a former abortion clinic, but because they're finding the place is a little small, they're thinking about offering to buy the clinic that was recently shut down after Dr.

By: Nikki Dowling / June 10, 2009