Every year, Planned Parenthood physicians carry out well over 320,000 abortions, compared to just over 17,000 total reported prenatal care services—a number that has fallen over 44 percent since 2010. Meanwhile, the abortion giant referred just over 2,000 of its patients to adoption agencies in 2014-15, the last year such statistics are available. Meanwhile, it’s […]
Lawmakers are ignoring the fact that these apex carnivores occupy just a fraction of their original range and number only 5,000 across the entire lower 48 states. Photo by iStockphoto Just days after the newly constituted Congress commenced...Show More Summary
Kalu is a water buffalo who lives at the Home for Retired Bullocks, a sanctuary in India supported by PETA and operated by Animal Rahat (“rahat” means “relief”). As... The post Video: This Rescued Water Buffalo Loves to Splash and Play appeared first on PETA.
According to recently released government documents, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) cited Bailiwick Animal Park in Catskill for allowing workers to enter an enclosure to feed bears while... The post Feds Cite, Warn Bailiwick Animal Park appeared first on PETA.
I remember back in the mid 90s, Sears launched a rebranding campaign: “Come see the softer side of Sears.” Over the past year, Planned Parenthood has been trying that approach with a twist—a potent mix of deception and delusion. They want the public to believe that they “care, no matter what”. It’s their slogan. And they’ve […]
Marvell L. Terry II, HRC’s HIV & AIDS Project Manager, is featured on the cover and in the January issue of POZ magazine, an award-winning resource for people living with and affected by HIV and AIDS. The article, Southern Exposure,Show More Summary
Guest Post by Mark Boslough The Fourth Santa Fe Conference on Global & Regional Climate Change will be held on Feb 5-10, 2017. It is the fourth in a series organized and chaired by Petr Chylek of Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) and takes place intervals of 5 years or thereabouts. It is sponsored this […]
HEARINGS BEGIN FOR TRUMP’S SEC. OF EDUCATION PICK: Betsy DeVos, Trump’s pick to lead the Department of Education, will begin her confirmation hearings today. Earlier this month, Politico reported that DeVoz has had several conversations with a Senator who wants her to gut critical protections for young LGBTQ people. Show More Summary
Dictionary.com defines “prescience” as “knowledge of things before they exist or happen; foreknowledge; foresight.” An apt visual to accompany that definition would be a video from the March for Life, for, if ever there were an entity that embodied prescience, it is the pro-life movement. On the night of January 22, 1973, CBS News anchor […]
Last Thursday, the ASAPscience channel on YouTube published a new video entitled What Actually Happens When You Have An Abortion? As of this writing, it has garnered over 1.5 million views and is #38 on trending. Take a moment to watch it now, and then we’ll delve into its inaccuracies. The first section, on abortion methods, […]
When climate deniers are desperate because the measurements don’t fit their claims, some of them take the final straw: they try to deny and discredit the data. The years 2014 and 2015 reached new records in the global temperature, and 2016 has done so again. Some don’t like this because it doesn’t fit their political […]
The Golden Globes kept us humming “City of Stars.” The Producers Guild shook up the field, nominating “Deadpool.” And the Directors Guild added its own wrinkle, solidifying the standing of the tear-jerker “Lion” in the Oscar best picture race. Welcome to the Gold Standard, the newsletter from the...
BEN CARSON, STILL ANTI-LGBTQ: Throughout his public life, Ben Carson, Donald Trump’s choice for Housing and Urban Development Secretary, has made clear he opposes equality for LGBTQ people-- and his confirmation hearing yesterday was no exception. Show More Summary
One Hollywood actor is reducing babies to price tags amidst the push to defund Planned Parenthood. Late Wednesday night, actor and producer Michael Ian Black tweeted to his two million Twitter followers that abortions save money. “Not a recommendation to the Republicans trying to replace Obamacare,” he typed, “but aborted babies are A LOT cheaper […]
Ryan Zinke will oversee 500 million acres, or 1/5 of the entire United States.
In 1961, the ACLU successfully fought back against McCarthyism and demonstrated that lies can wither in the face of truth. “If you’re to be called a communist every time you stand up for basic American rights and freedoms, what’s likely...Show More Summary
The close of confirmation hearings for Sen. Jeff Sessions for attorney general proved this country has a long way to go in addressing race and justice. The post What Jeff Sessions Means When He Says He’ll Bring ‘Law and Order’ appeared first on Rewire.
A sting and counter-sting war has erupted between political operatives tied to the Trump and Clinton campaigns. The post D.C. Group Alleges Propaganda Effort to Frame Progressives Inciting Violence at Inauguration appeared first on Rewire.
Over 32 million people learned how crocodiles are raised and killed for "luxury" leather products sold around the world. The post Going Viral: How PETA Exposed Crocodile Slaughter in Vietnam appeared first on PETA.
In a huge victory for the pro-life advocate responsible for uncovering the grisly business of selling body parts of aborted babies, StemExpress has dropped its lawsuit against David Daleiden. Daleiden was responsible for the undercover...Show More Summary