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Komen alternatives for a cure

The Komen controversy isn't over yet. When the breast cancer research and awareness foundation pulled its funding from Planned Parenthood, it didn't just provoke backlash; it brought other issues to light. For instance, in an Op-Ed from Wednesday's pages, author...
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Susan G. Komen Foundation ditches Planned Parenthood, still not good enough for anti-choicers

US Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos (3 years ago)

Good luck getting money from he people who wouldn't even buy the Bible Yesterday, we learned that the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation—the country's biggest breast cancer charity—is pulling its funding from Planned Parenthood,... Read Post

Poll: Will Komen St. Louis Suffer From Recent National Controversy?

United States / St. Louis : Urban Review STL (3 years ago)

At the start of the month the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation implemented a new funding policy that would cease funding $680,000/yr in breast cancer services at Planned Parenthood, setting off a huge backlash against Komen. O... Read Post

Damage Control: Why the Backlash Against the Komen Foundation Succeeded

Society & Culture : Good Blog (3 years ago)

On Tuesday, the anti-breast cancer charity Susan G. Komen For The Cure announced it was pulling funds that it had previously provided Planned Parenthood for breast exams. And today, after a hailstorm of protest on Twitter, Facebook,... Read Post


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