After Lying About Providing Mammograms, Planned Parenthood Outraged That Breast Cancer Charity Cuts Off Grants
2:08 PM, Feb 2, 2012 • By JOHN MCCORMACK
But Komen's decision is an important symbolic blow to Planned Parenthood, which likes to say its mission is about more than performing abortions and providing contraception. It claims that only 3 percent of its services are abortions, but that claim is incredibly misleading. Abortions made up 38% of Planned Parenthood's clinic revenues in 2009. From 2000 to 2009, abortions performed by Planned Parenthood jumped from 197,000 to 332,000. During that same time, adoption referrals dropped from 2,486 to 977. Protecting abortion-on-demand remains Planned Parenthood's highest priority--the organization has even shown itself willing to cover up statutory rape time and time again in order to "protect women's rights."
Planned Parenthood has tried to diversify its portfolio so it isn't publicly identified and isolated as simply the biggest part of the abortion industry. Planned Parenthood will no longer be able to rely on the Komen foundation to help it pretend it is something that it is not.