31 Jul '15, 8pm

Warren Buffett has been quietly funding birth control access

Warren Buffett has been quietly funding birth control access

It’s been a bad couple of weeks for reproductive rights. Planned Parenthood is under vicious attack: In addition to its site being hacked — hampering access to crucial reproductive healthcare services for women around the country — the absurdly named Center for Medical Progress has released, as of today, four separate videos attempting to villainize the organization . The cherry on top of this nightmare sundae is that on Monday, the Senate will vote on a bill that would strip Planned Parenthood of its funding . Planned Parenthood is not, contrary to deluded conservative belief, the abortion factory that it’s painted as. It actually gives women all over the country access to birth control that, you know, prevents them from having to get abortions . And, as it turns out, much of the credit for the access that we do have is due to none other than Warren “Richer Than Your Enti...

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