01 Feb '12, 7am

Susan G. Komen's Cozy Relationship With Anti-Choice Groups | Care2 Causes

Susan G. Komen's Cozy Relationship With Anti-Choice Groups | Care2 Causes

The news that the Susan G. Komen Foundation was pulling financial support for breast cancer screenings from Planned Parenthood and its affiliates sent shock waves online yesterday as just about everyone other than christian conservatives denounced the decision as caving to right wing bullies on abortion. The thing is, the Komen Foundation didn’t cave to the right wing. It is the right wing . The Komen Foundation announced its decision to end a years-long partnership between the two organizations that provided mammograms and related services to low income women based on a “policy change” recently implemented that bars the organization from working with organizations currently under local, state or federal investigation. But there’s more to this story. This was a policy shift in search of a target. It coincides with a congressional investigation launched by a Republican legi...

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