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  • Planned Parenthood Gives Abortion Practitioner George Tiller Top Award

    09/29/2009 1:29:14 PM PDT · by julieee · 17 replies · 631+ views
    LifeNews.com ^ | September 29, 2009 | Steven Ertelt
    Planned Parenthood Gives Abortion Practitioner George Tiller Top Award Washington, DC -- The International Federation of Planned Parenthood Foundation gave slain late-term abortion practitioner George Tiller its highest award over the weekend. The international abortion business honored Tiller posthumously in Washington months after he was shot and killed in his Kansas church. http://www.LifeNews.com/state4463.html
  • Abortion Stigma Affects Doctors' Training And Choices

    08/31/2009 6:16:41 PM PDT · by markomalley · 16 replies · 843+ views
    Washington comPost ^ | 8/31/2009 | Sandra G. Boodman
    "I think for a lot of students right now, it's very hard to be confronted with the constant negative energy and constant fighting" that surrounds abortion, said Miller, who grew up in a southern Virginia city where antiabortion sentiment runs high. Just learning about the procedure at the state school in Richmond can be a challenge. Medical students who want training in the procedure usually must arrange an elective "externship" in Northern Virginia, she said. Thirty-six years after it was legalized, abortion remains one of the most common procedures in American medicine -- and the most stigmatized. In 2005, 1.2...
  • Nebraska doctor takes up Tiller’s mission to keep late-term abortions available

    08/30/2009 6:33:09 AM PDT · by Non-Sequitur · 49 replies · 3,077+ views
    Kansas City Star ^ | 8/30/09 | Scott Canon
    BELLEVUE, Neb. | At the end of a day of performing one abortion after the next after the next, LeRoy Carhart phrases the question himself. “Do I think I’ll get shot? I hope not,” the physician says. “Is it a possibility? I think it’s a very, very good possibility.” Meantime, the potbellied military retiree, grandfather and horse lover carries on the same steady abortion business that has defined, dominated and directed his life for the last two decades. Now he stands at the most thinly manned front line in America’s abortion wars — almost daring the opposition to stop him...
  • Kennedy's Funeral Further Damages the Church's Credibility

    08/28/2009 11:28:07 PM PDT · by kellynla · 110 replies · 2,823+ views
    humanevents.com ^ | 08/28/2009 | Rev. Michael P. Orsi
    There is much truth to the adage that many of our wounds are self inflicted. This has been especially true for the Catholic Church in the United States and the Archdiocese of Boston in particular. Recall that the clergy sex abuse scandal first came to light there because of their egregious nature and the laxity of the then Archbishop Bernard Cardinal Law in handling them. According to statistics the Church is still reeling from the aftershocks. On Wednesday the Church further diminished her credibility when it was announced that a Mass of Christian Burial would be celebrated for Senator Edward...
  • Media’s Pro-Choice Darling Called Humans ‘Ecotumors'

    08/25/2009 7:09:17 AM PDT · by Bean74 · 10 replies · 589+ views
    Culture and Media Institute ^ | August 25, 2009 | Colleen Raezler
    To liberal media outlets, Warren Hern, one of the few late-term abortion providers in the country, has been worthy of praise as a doctor who boldly stands up for his beliefs in the face of intimidation – a lonely humanitarian braving violent death for the sake of his patients. That’s the picture painted by TV and other media. What’s missing from the portrait is Hern’s belief that humans are “malignant ecotumors,” his refusal to be called an abortionist, and his strident denunciations of the pro-life movement. Attention has turned to Hern in the wake of the May 31 murder of...
  • Abortion Practitioner Leroy Carhart Lays Off Half His Staff, Says Abortions Down

    08/21/2009 3:14:36 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 17 replies · 1,555+ views
    Life News ^ | 8/21/09 | Steven Ertelt
    Omaha, NE (LifeNews.com) -- Late-term abortion practitioner LeRoy Carhart announced today that he had laid off nearly half of the staff at his Omaha, Nebraska-area abortion center. The move came after a coalition of pro-life groups submitted a complaint to the state attorney general asking for an investigation.Carhart told the Omaha World-Herald he was not aware of the complaint and said he could not discuss the reasons for the layoffs.“This is nothing new,” he said. “They are always making stuff up, and they aren't very credible.”But, in a letter to staff that the newspaper obtained, Carhart indicated the number...
  • "Pro-Choice" Abortionist Interviewer Surprised by Her Reaction to Witnessing Abortion

    08/19/2009 8:53:04 AM PDT · by Pope Pius XII · 17 replies · 1,069+ views
    Lifesitenews ^ | August 15, 2009 | Patrick B. Craine
    Newsweek's Sarah Kliff added her voice to the media campaign softening the image of late-term abortionist LeRoy Carhart on Saturday with her report 'The Abortion Evangelist', but says she did not anticipate and has difficulty explaining her emotional reaction to witnessing Carhart actually take the life of an unborn child. Kliff spent 4 days visiting Carhart's Nebraska abortuary, interviewing him, speaking with the mothers who were seeking abortions, and watching him at work. Painting him as a martyr for the cause, she describes Carhart's plight as one of the few remaining abortionists left in the country willing to abort late...
  • The Last Abortion Doctor? ; How 'Esquire' got it wrong.

    08/17/2009 10:40:28 PM PDT · by Lorianne · 334+ views
    Newsweek ^ | Aug 15, 2009 | Sarah Kliff
    For thirty-six years Warren Hern has been one of the few doctors in America to specialize in late abortions ... And when Dr. Tiller was murdered that Sunday in church, Warren Hern became the only one left." Those sentences, from this month’s issue of Esquire, introduce the magazine's profile of late-term abortion provider Warren Hern. They're surprising and intriguing, the beginning of a story I definitely want to read. But unfortunately, they're not true. Warren Hern is not the country's last late-term abortion doctor.
  • Medical Center Won't Let LeRoy Carhart Take Late-Term Abortion Patients There

    08/15/2009 1:47:08 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 18 replies · 1,528+ views
    Life News ^ | 8/14/09 | Steven Ertelt
    Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) -- Wesley Medical Center in Wichita, Kansas has announced that it will not allow LeRoy Carhart to admit patients there who may suffer from botched abortions. The decision is significant because it could prevent Carhart from opening up a new late-term abortion business in town. Carhart current runs an abortion center outside Omaha, Nebraska and had worked with late-term abortion practitioner George Tiller before he was shot and killed by someone not affiliated with the pro-life movement.Carhart wants to replace Tiller and open up his own abortion facility in Wichita, but he needs an agreement with...
  • Feds consider conspiracy in Tiller death (No mention of who he killed)

    08/10/2009 8:55:21 PM PDT · by Libloather · 6 replies · 1,099+ views
    UPI ^ | 9/10/09
    Feds consider conspiracy in Tiller deathPublished: Aug. 10, 2009 at 1:28 PM WICHITA, Kan., Aug. 10 (UPI) -- A federal investigation is underway to determine if more than one person was involved in abortion doctor George Tiller's death, Kansas authorities said. Scott Roeder, 51, of Kansas City, Kan., is charged with first-degree murder in the fatal shooting of Tiller May 31 at the church where Tiller served as an usher. Roeder pleaded innocent and is being held in a Wichita jail on $20 million bail with trial scheduled for Sept. 21. Federal agents, who declined to comment on an investigation,...
  • Late-term Abortionist: Man is "Malignant Eco-Tumor"

    08/08/2009 1:42:57 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 31 replies · 1,215+ views
    LifeSiteNews ^ | 8/7/09 | Peter J. Smith
    BOULDER, Colorado, August 7, 2009 (LifeSiteNews.com) - Dr. Warren Hern, one of the last abortionists willing to perform very late-term abortions in the United States, has written published works describing man as a "malignant eco-tumor" destroying the earth. Esquire magazine reports in a story entitled "the Last Abortion Doctor," that Hern, the director of the Boulder Abortion Clinic since 1975, argued in a work called Urban Malignancy: Similarity in the Fractal Dimensions of Urban Morphology and Malignant Neoplasms that growing human populations act like a "malignant ecotumor." LifeSiteNews.com found a 2008 edition of Hern's article published in the International...
  • The Abortionist's Eye Is On Us

    07/20/2009 3:59:22 PM PDT · by WhiteCastle · 12 replies · 734+ views
    Washington Times ^ | July 20, 2009 | Alveda C. King
    Like many black women, I once believed the doctor who told me my babies were no more than "a blob of tissue." I wanted to believe it. Eventually, I realized I was wrong, that I was a secondary victim of abortion. I repented and found healing through God. Today, I work in the civil rights movement of the our century -- the right of every one of every race to live... Abortion has taken a gruesome toll on the black community, killing more than AIDS and crime combined. Some 14 million black babies have been aborted since the 1973 U.S....
  • Abortion Practitioner Alberto Hodari Fined $10,000 For Woman's Abortion Death

    07/03/2009 12:45:42 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 15 replies · 502+ views
    Life News ^ | 7/3/09 | Steven Ertelt
    Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) -- Abortion practitioner Alberto Hodari, based in the suburbs of Detroit, Michigan, has been fined $10,000 by a state board in connection with a woman's botched abortion death. One of Hodari's staff did an abortion on Regina Johnson and, afterwards, suffered respiratory and cardiac arrest. Staff at Hodari's abortion center allegedly failed to help her or call for an ambulance and she was deprived of oxygen for an extended time. She died a short time later at Hodari's Womencare clinic in Lathrup Village. Johnson's death is one of several women to have died over the years under...
  • Pro-Abortion Groups Keep Exploiting Death of Abortionist George Tiller for Money

    06/25/2009 12:18:27 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 5 replies · 423+ views
    Life News ^ | 6/25/09 | Steven Ertelt
    Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) -- Leading pro-abortion groups continue to devise every method possible to raise money by exploiting the shooting death of late-term abortion practitioner George Tiller. One group is running a signature ad campaign in Ms. magazine while another is selling bracelets like Lance Armstrong's.A new fundraising email from NARAL begins this way, "You've heard of wearing your heart on your sleeve. Well, in honor of Dr. George Tiller's work, we want you to wear yours on your wrist."NARAL is selling purple wrist bracelets with the message "Trust Women," a mantra of sorts of Tiller's that he used...
  • Pro-Life Group Starts Research on Late-Term Abortion Practitioner LeRoy Carhart

    06/25/2009 12:13:04 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 7 replies · 673+ views
    Life News ^ | 6/25/09 | Steven Ertelt
    Bellevue, NE (LifeNews.com) -- With Nebraska-based late-term abortion practitioner LeRoy Carhart saying he will take the place of George Tiller to do the lions share of the controversial abortions in Kansas, the pro-life group that was a leading Tiller watchdog is putting together a new research project focused on Carhart.Operation Rescue told LifeNews.com on Thursday that it is asking women who have had abortions at the hand of Carhart to contact it."We are conducting a research project and are encouraging women who are ready to share their stories about their abortion experiences with LeRoy Carhart to contact us as...
  • Coulter: 'I Don't Think of It As a Murder'

    06/23/2009 6:02:57 PM PDT · by RobinMasters · 210 replies · 5,461+ views
    Little Green Footballs ^ | June 22, 2009 | Little Green Footballs
    Even Bill O’Reilly (who has been pretty cold-blooded about the murder of Dr. George Tiller) seems a little taken aback when Ann Coulter says, “I don’t think of it as a murder ... I am personally opposed to shooting abortionists, but I don’t believe in imposing my morality on others.” And: “If you don’t believe in shooting abortionists, don’t shoot an abortionist.” And: “That’s why liberals are so hysterical about this, because generally they’re on the pro-death side ... in this one case, they’re finally against someone dying, a man responsible for killing 60,000 babies.”
  • Senate Blocks Pro-Tiller Resolution Glorifying Abortion Industry

    06/23/2009 12:47:50 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 22 replies · 1,114+ views
    LifeSiteNews ^ | 6/23/09 | Kathleen Gilbert
    WASHINGTON, D.C., June 23, 2009 (LifeSiteNews.com) - The Senate yesterday blocked a resolution praising the "crucial services" of abortionists and condemning violence against them in the wake of Kansas late-term abortionist George Tiller's murder last month. The resolution, sponsored by Senators Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH), Barbara Boxer (D-CA), and Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), decried violence against "providers of health care services to women" and asserted, "there is a history of violence against providers of reproductive health care, as health care employees have suffered threats and hostility in order to provide crucial services to patients."The resolution failed to gather adequate support after Shaheen...
  • “Terrorists”: What Late Term Abortionists Leroy Carhart and Warren Hern Call the Pro-Life Movement

    06/22/2009 1:09:31 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 26 replies · 710+ views
    LifeSiteNews ^ | 6/22/09 | Alex Bush
    June 19, 2009 (LifeSiteNews.com) – PBS recently conducted interviews with notorious late-term abortionists Leroy Carhart and Warren Hern, in which both men labeled the pro-life movement a “terrorist movement.”“This is domestic terrorism, this is a terrorist movement,” said Hern.“The anti-abortion people have no decency. They will stop at nothing,” Hern said. “They'll hurt people that you love in order to hurt you and they do not believe that other people have the right to be left alone.”He continued, saying that the pro-life message is “designed to kill.” “It’s part of the message that it’s ok to kill a doctor who...
  • The Pro-Abortion Movement’s Best Kept Secret

    06/20/2009 10:03:46 AM PDT · by wagglebee · 28 replies · 1,554+ views
    The American TFP ^ | 6/19/09 | Michael Whitcraft
    In the wake of George Tiller’s killing, many pundits and pro-abortionists have tried to project the shadow of his assassination onto the entire pro-life movement. A June 2 Associated Press (AP) article titled: “Suspect in doctor killing railed against abortion” exemplifies the attempt. Although the AP professes to be an unbiased news source, the only pro-lifers interviewed expressed support for Tiller’s slaying and a substantial part of the story outlined the increased security measures abortion mills will now assume. Although every mainstream pro-life organization issued immediate condemnations of the killing, the article lacked a single quote from any of these...
  • Abortionist Killed: National News -- Abortionist Kills Woman: Ignored

    06/17/2009 5:19:42 AM PDT · by rhema · 11 replies · 697+ views
    Christian Newswire ^ | June 16, 2009 | Valerie Mosher Pfeil
    Abortionist George Tiller's death brought an outpouring of national media headlines and Congressional condolences to his family by a resolution approved by the US House. Laura Hope Smith's death at the hands of an abortionist was and continues to be ignored and her mother's effort to bring it to the attention of her senator was stonewalled. "Where was the press when my daughter Laura died at the hands of an abortionist?" asks Eileen Smith, Laura's mother. A media search shows mostly news reports from nonprofit organizations, religious news and other alternative media. Laura's death was mentioned 10 months later in...
  • Late-Term Abortionist LeRoy Carhart “One Sick Individual”: Nebraska Attorney General

    06/16/2009 12:41:27 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 36 replies · 1,408+ views
    LifeSiteNews ^ | 6/15/09 | John Jalsevac
    June 15, 2009 (LifeSiteNews.com) – In the wake of the murder of his close friend and colleague George Tiller, Nebraska late-term abortionist LeRoy Carhart has stated that he will continue offering third-trimester abortions. In a telephone interview with the Associated Press last week Carhart said, "there will be a place in Kansas for the later second- and the medically indicated third-trimester patients very soon."Carhart said that he has never performed third-trimester abortions at his facility in Nebraska, but that he has done so at Tiller’s facility in Wichita. Carhart would occasionally perform late-term abortions at Tiller’s facility to avoid...
  • LeRoy Carhart Plans to Continue Late-term Abortions in Kansas After Tiller Death

    06/11/2009 1:36:02 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 26 replies · 663+ views
    Life News ^ | 6/11/09 | Steven Ertelt
    Washington, DC (LifeNews.com) -- Nebraska-based late-term abortion practitioner LeRoy Carhart, a colleague of slain late-term abortion practitioner George Tiller, says he plans to do such abortions in Kansas. With the Tiller family announcing that it will permanently close his abortion center, Carhart may open up his own business.Carhart indicated he would do late-term abortions but would not say whether he would do them from an existing facility or would open his own abortion center somewhere in the state.He insisted in an interview with the Associated Press that "there will be a place in Kansas for the later second- and...
  • Doc [from Nebraska] plans to offer 3rd-term abortions in Kansas

    06/10/2009 11:05:22 PM PDT · by Salvation · 17 replies · 1,508+ views
    msnbc.,msn.com ^ | June 10, 2009 | AP
    Doc plans to offer 3rd-term abortions in Kansas Staff from Dr. Tiller's clinic may join the Nebraskan to help train others  Wed., June 10, 2009 OMAHA, Neb. - A Nebraska doctor says he'll perform third-term abortions in Kansas after the slaying of abortion provider George Tiller, even though Tiller's clinic is closed.Dr. LeRoy Carhart declined to discuss his plans in detail during a telephone interview with The Associated Press, but insisted "there will be a place in Kansas for the later second and the medically indicated third-trimester patients very soon." "I just think that until everything is in place, it's...
  • Nebraska doc plans to offer 3rd-term abortions in Kansas

    06/10/2009 6:55:11 PM PDT · by Hawk720 · 24 replies · 855+ views
    AP ^ | June 10 | MARGERY GIBBS
    A Nebraska doctor said Wednesday that he will perform third-term abortions in Kansas after the slaying of abortion provider George Tiller, but would not say whether he will open a new facility or offer the procedure at an existing practice. Dr. LeRoy Carhart declined to discuss his plans in detail during a telephone interview with The Associated Press, but insisted "there will be a place in Kansas for the later second- and the medically indicated third-trimester patients very soon." "I just think that until everything is in place, it's something that doesn't need to be talked about" in detail, Carhart...
  • Doctor slaying thins ranks of third-term abortion providers

    06/10/2009 5:16:21 PM PDT · by Salvation · 20 replies · 1,060+ views
    ContraCostaTimes.com ^ | 06-02-09 | Eric Olson
    Doctor slaying thins ranks of third-term abortion providers By Eric OlsonAssociated Press Posted: 06/02/2009 08:22:07 PM PDT OMAHA, Neb. — Physician LeRoy Carhart wants to continue providing third-term abortions after the brazen slaying of his friend and colleague George Tiller, but the Nebraska doctor doesn't have anywhere to perform them — and he's one of only a handful of providers that will.snipCarhart, 67, is one of a handful of remaining doctors in the United States who perform third-trimester abortions, and it is uncertain if a new generation of providers will take over the cause. Schools and universities don't offer many programs...
  • Why Is Killing Abortionists Wrong?

    06/09/2009 3:38:48 PM PDT · by lasereye · 97 replies · 2,516+ views
    Reason ^ | June 1, 2009 | Jacob Sullum
    Leading pro-life activists are denouncing the murder of Kansas abortion doctor George Tiller, but I'm not sure I understand why. "It is immoral and it is unchristian," says the Rev. Rob Schenck of the National Clergy Council. Calling the killing "a cowardly act," Operation Rescue President Troy Newman says his group "has worked tirelessly on peaceful, nonviolent measures to bring [Tiller] to justice through the legal system, the legislative system....We are pro-life, and this act was antithetical to what we believe." Yet if you honestly believe abortion is the murder of helpless children, it's hard to see why using deadly...
  • Neb. doc plans to offer 3rd-term abortions in Kan. [graphic images]

    06/10/2009 1:51:39 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 70 replies · 4,378+ views
    Associated Press ^ | June 10, 2009 | MARGERY GIBBS
    OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - A Nebraska doctor says he'll perform third-term abortions in Kansas after the slaying of abortion provider George Tiller, even though Tiller's clinic is closed. Dr. LeRoy Carhart declined to discuss details with The Associated Press on Wednesday, a day after Tiller's family announced his Wichita clinic was permanently shutting its doors. Carhart isn't saying whether his plans include opening a new facility or offering the abortions at an existing practice. He says such details are "something that doesn't need to be talked about" until everything is in place.
  • Letter To Paul Hill [1994 Fla. shooter of abortionist Dr. Britton] [part 9 of 13]

    06/08/2009 6:51:21 AM PDT · by Alex Murphy · 148+ views
    Reformed.org ^ | September 29, 1994 | Gary North
    Voices of Virtue But there will still be a few people like yourself: self- appointed voices of virtue on Robespierre's model, who will not accept this political frame of reference. They will move to the next stage. Your position is really quite mild compared to what may come. Your position is that you, as a self-ordained and self-anointed man, have the lawful authority before God to gun down one lone practitioner of abortions and his escort, and put a couple of pellets in his wife while you are at it. That is a mild-mannered position compared to what may come....
  • Letter To Paul Hill [1994 Fla. shooter of abortionist Dr. Britton] [part 8 of 13]

    06/07/2009 3:53:34 PM PDT · by Alex Murphy · 232+ views
    Reformed.org ^ | September 29, 1994 | Gary North
    The Technology of Low-Cost Murder Now come chemical abortifacients. This is what is going to stop physicians from practicing abortion in the United States. Price competition is the great threat to the local abortionist, not some self-appointed revolutionary bringer of justice like yourself. It is the fact that women will be able to walk into some large store or local drug store and buy some pills -- "morning after" pills -- for $10.95 (or $39.95, on special, for a giant, economy-size bottle), take those pills, and kill their own infants. Price competition is the looming treat to the killer physicians,...
  • A Moral Civil War: The Truth Is Millions Of Americans Believe Dr 'Baby Killer' Tiller Deserved To ..

    06/05/2009 10:14:07 PM PDT · by Steelfish · 86 replies · 1,535+ views
    Daily Mail (UK) ^ | June 05, 2009
    A moral civil war: The truth is millions of Americans believe Dr 'Baby Killer' Tiller deserved to die By DAVID JONES 06th June 2009 Somewhere beside a busy freeway in the dreary suburbs of Wichita, Kansas, there stands an anonymous, single-storey building. Its cream walls are stained by exhaust fumes and it has no external windows. Guarded night and day by a private security patrol and CCTV cameras, and surrounded by 'No Trespassing' signs, it could be a top-security prison. As vandals have spattered the perimeter fence with something that looks like congealed blood, it might equally be a laboratory...
  • Tiller's Killing: Necessary... But Unlawful

    06/03/2009 11:13:53 AM PDT · by lewisglad · 186 replies · 2,810+ views
    Commonweal Review Magazine ^ | June 3, 2009, 8:07 am | David Gibson
    In a commentary today, Creighton theologian R.R. Reno parses the justifications for killing an abortion doctor like George Tiller, and finds that alleged murderer Scott Roeder came up short–though barely. Reno says that “The blanket condemnation [by Catholics bishops] of ‘violence’ seems unhelpfully expansive” and so he wants to explain that the reasons Tiller’s killer was wrong “are not as simple as they seem.” Reno says that under Christian thinking, such an action would have to satisfy three conditions: It would target the guilty, not the innocent; it would have to be necessary (principally to protect others); and it would...
  • Abortion Activists Forget George Tiller Killed, Injured Women in Botched Abortions

    06/04/2009 12:29:32 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 21 replies · 1,117+ views
    Life News ^ | 6/4/09 | Steven Ertelt
    Wichita, KS (LifeNews.com) -- Since his shooting death last weekend, the mainstream media and abortion advocates have gone out of their way to paint late-term abortion practitioner George Tiller as a champion of women. However, their portrayal of Tiller neglects any mention of the women he killed or injured in botched abortions.While hundreds of pro-life groups have forcefully condemned alleged gunman Scott Roeder for killing Tiller, and, while his record presents no reason for his death, Tiller was anything but a protector of women's health.Perhaps the biggest blunder in Tiller's career of doing legal, and supposedly safe, abortions was the...
  • The Jihad at Home: Ignoring the enemies among us

    06/02/2009 7:58:55 PM PDT · by Abakumov · 21 replies · 938+ views
    The Washington Times ^ | June 3, 2009 | Editorial
    It's a sad day in America when the shooting of an abortion doctor stops the presses but no one notices two soldiers gunned down by an Islamist.
  • Murder Of U.S. Soldier Recieves Much Less Coverage Than Killing Of An Abortionist Doctor. Why?

    06/02/2009 11:56:10 PM PDT · by stevelackner · 26 replies · 880+ views
    James Kirchick, Assistant Editor of the "New Republic," argues that "in the coming days, we will hear more about how mainstream conservative organizations and media personalities created an 'environment' in which the murder of an abortion doctor became an inevitability. Just as talk radio was blamed for the 1995 Oklahoma City bombing, an attempt will be made to extend the guilt for this crime from the individual who pulled the trigger to the conservative movement writ large. But the Christian right's responsible reaction to the death of George Tiller should put to rest the lie that Judeo-Christian extremists are anywhere...
  • Meet Tiller's Other Abortionists

    06/02/2009 10:12:28 AM PDT · by doug from upland · 79 replies · 5,713+ views
    CLICK HERE FOR A WEALTH OF PHOTOS AND INFORMATION "Doctor" LeRoy Harrison Carhart is Nebraska's notorious partial birth abortionist. He travels to Wichita at least once a month to kill babies for Tiller. Associated Press For several years Carhart sold aborted baby parts to the University of Nebraska for use in research. Carhart gained worldwide fame when he fought Nebraska's ban on partial birth abortion. He took his fight all the way to the U.S. Supreme Court which ruled largely in his favor (Carhart vs. Stenberg). Carhart is now fighting the new Federal ban on partial birth abortion. Carhart...
  • ABORTIONS WITH BAPTISM: WITCHITA MURDER REVEALS CHRISTLESS CHRISTIANITY

    06/01/2009 7:02:51 PM PDT · by Tamar Rush · 62 replies · 1,524+ views
    The New Crusade ^ | June 01, 2009 | Dr. Paul L. Williams
    ABORTIONS WITH BAPTISM: WITCHITA MURDER REVEALS CHRISTLESS CHRISTIANITY Dr. Paul L. Williams June 1st, 2009 Rescue those being led away to death; hold back those staggering toward slaughter. If you say, "But we knew nothing about this," does not he who weighs the heart perceive it? Does not he who guards your life know it? Will he not repay each person according to what he has done? Proverbs 24: 11-12 "We have some experience with late terminations... about 10,000 patients between 24 and 36 weeks and something like 800 fetal anomalies between 26 and 36 weeks in the past 5...
  • CNN's Chetry Lets Abortionist Smear Pro-Life Demonstrators

    06/01/2009 12:09:28 PM PDT · by Pyro7480 · 31 replies · 1,269+ views
    NewsBusters.org ^ | 6/1/2009 | Matthew Balan
    CNN anchor Kiran Chetry let an “abortion provider” from Alabama, whose center was bombed by captured fugitive Eric Rudolph, denigrate all pro-life activists who have ever protested in front of such centers as potential murderers during a segment on Monday’s “American Morning.” When the “provider,” Diane Derzis, attacked “the people...who stand in front of these clinics every day....and the only way they see to take care of this is to kill us,” Chetry merely replied, “You don’t believe those words? You don’t differentiate between people who are opposed to abortion and pro-life for their religious reasons, versus those who are...
  • Confession of an Ex-Abortionist

    05/31/2009 7:52:15 PM PDT · by EdnaMode · 22 replies · 2,061+ views
    About Abortions ^ | Dr. Bernard Nathanson
    "I am personally responsible for 75,000 abortions. This legitimises my credentials to speak to you with some authority on the issue. I was one of the founders of the National Association for the Repeal of the Abortion Laws (NARAL) in the U.S. in 1968. A truthful poll of opinion then would have found that most Americans were againstpermissive abortion. Yet within five years we had convinced the U.S. Supreme Court to issue the decision which legalised abortion throughout America in 1973 and produced virtual abortion on demand up to birth. How did we do this? It is important to understandthe...
  • Perinatal Hospice

    05/31/2009 8:09:42 PM PDT · by hocndoc · 4 replies · 421+ views
    Another version of the perinatal hospice concept can be found in Choices Medical Clinic of Wichita, Kansas. It is located next door to the notorious abortion clinic of George Tiller, which is known for performing late-term abortions. Choices provides more typical crisis pregnancy center services such as free pregnancy tests, counseling, and education. But in response to Tiller's specialty, the center also offers free ultrasounds and perinatal hospice support to the parents if the unborn child has a life-threatening condition. After an ultrasound confirms the diagnosis, "we come alongside the mother, involve the family, a team of physicians, social workers,...
  • Dr. Meets Violent Death

    05/31/2009 5:05:07 PM PDT · by 51773photo · 41 replies · 1,705+ views
    Barry's Obamanation ^ | 5-31-09 | Jesse Ellis
    Dr. George Tiller met with a violent and premature death today, at the hands of someone who thought he should die. Dr. George Tiller was an abortion Doctor. His job was, at the request...
  • Statement From Planned Parenthood

    05/31/2009 5:41:05 PM PDT · by libh8er · 27 replies · 1,071+ views
    "..Dr. Tiller’s murder is an enormous loss for our movement and for women and their families across America. He provided abortions to women late in their pregnancy and under some of the most difficult medical circumstances. Dr. Tiller had been harassed by abortion opponents for much of his career – his clinic was burned down, he was shot in both arms by an abortion protestor, and he was recently targeted for investigation by Phill Kline in Kansas, with a jury acquittal coming just a few months ago. None of this stopped George Tiller from his commitment to providing women and...
  • Meet Tiller pal Dr. Hern, now "the only doctor in the world" who performs very late-term abortions

    05/31/2009 5:48:54 PM PDT · by doug from upland · 38 replies · 2,947+ views
    FROM L.A. SLIMES: But Warren Hern, a Colorado physician and close friend of Tiller's who said he is now "the only doctor in the world" who performs very late-term abortions, said Tiller's death was predictable. Dr. Warren Hern's websiteFrom this article: Did I Violate the Partial-Birth Abortion Ban? (warning: contains graphic description) The following is an except from an article in Slate by Dr. Warren Hern, M.D. Earlier this year, I began an abortion on a young woman who was 17 weeks pregnant. Because of the two days of prior treatment, the amniotic membranes were visible and bulging. I...
  • (Last in World) Late-Term Abortion Doctor Decries Tiller Killing: ‘This Is a Fascist Movement’

    05/31/2009 4:52:00 PM PDT · by kristinn · 120 replies · 3,902+ views
    The Colorado Independent ^ | Sunday, May 31, 2009 | Ernest Luning
    Hours after the Sunday morning shooting death of late-term abortion doctor George Tiller in Wichita, Kan., a Boulder physician — who says he could be the only doctor in the world still performing the procedure — said Tiller’s assassination was the “absolutely inevitable consequence” of decades of anti-abortion fanaticism. “I’m profoundly sad and I’m furious and I think the American people need to understand that we have a fascist movement in this country,” Dr. Warren Hern told The Colorado Independent on Sunday. “We don’t have to invade Iraq to find terrorists. They’re right here killing abortion doctors.” “Every doctor that...
  • AP version of Tiller Story

    05/31/2009 2:36:51 PM PDT · by mbarker12474 · 21 replies · 1,251+ views
    fair use quote from AP article at Yahoo site: quote: "This is particularly heart-wrenching because George was shot down in his house of worship, a place of peace."
  • NOW Identifies Murder of Dr. George Tiller As Domestic Terrorism, Calls for Action from.......

    05/31/2009 3:13:44 PM PDT · by Sub-Driver · 114 replies · 4,143+ views
    NOW Identifies Murder of Dr. George Tiller As Domestic Terrorism, Calls for Action from Justice Department and Homeland Security Statement of NOW President Kim Gandy June 1, 2009 Women across the country have lost a champion today. The cold-blooded murder of Dr. George Tiller this morning in church is a stark reminder that women's bodies are still a battleground, and health care professionals are on the frontlines. This kind man and skilled doctor braved blockades, harassment, assault, and countless threats, including an attempted murder in 1993 when he was shot in both arms. He knew his life was in constant...
  • Faith Aloud mourns murder of Dr. George Tiller (Barf alert)

    05/31/2009 1:59:17 PM PDT · by Ol' Sparky · 57 replies · 1,976+ views
    St. Louis Dispatch ^ | 5/31/2009 | Kate Lovelady
    I’m in shock having just heard of the terrible cowardly murder of Dr. Tiller, a man who put his life on the line for women in their most desperate hour. As a clergy member of St. Louis-based Faith Aloud, I share this entry from their blog: Abortion Provider Dr. George Tiller was murdered by a gunman who shot him point-blank while he was ushering in services at Reformation Lutheran Church in Wichita, Kansas. His wife, Jeanne, watched in horror from the choir loft. The clergy and members of Faith Aloud mourn the loss of this courageous, dedicated, and religious man....
  • Suspect arrested in connection with slaying of abortion provider (Child Murderer) George Tiller

    05/31/2009 12:37:08 PM PDT · by upchuck · 118 replies · 5,360+ views
    The Wichita Eagle ^ | May 31, 2009 | BY STAN FINGER AND JOE RODRIGUEZ
    The suspect in this morning's fatal shooting of George Tiller is in custody, according to emergency dispatchers. Authorities have yet to release more information about the arrest. Wichita police have scheduled a 4 p.m. news conference to discuss the case. Police had said they were looking for white male who was driving a 1990s powder blue Ford Taurus with Kansas license plate 225 BAB. The vehicle is registered to an owner in Merriam, which is in the Kansas City area. Wichita police Capt. Brent Allred said that several law enforcement agencies -- including the FBI and the KBI -- have...
  • TILLER SUSPECT IN CUSTODY (KAKE Ch10 Wichita)

    05/31/2009 12:15:41 PM PDT · by Crazieman · 580 replies · 24,425+ views
    KAKE News ^ | 5/31/09
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  • Abortion Doctor Killed in Church

    05/31/2009 11:38:34 AM PDT · by Clintonfatigued · 114 replies · 4,227+ views
    AOL News ^ | May 31, 2009
    Late-term abortion doctor George Tiller, a prominent advocate for abortion rights wounded by a protester more than a decade ago, was shot and killed Sunday at his church in Wichita, a city official said. A City Hall official who spoke on condition of anonymity because he wasn't authorized to speak about the case told The Associated Press that the 67-year-old doctor was killed Sunday morning at Reformation Lutheran Church. Police spokesman Gordon Bassham would not confirm the victim's identity pending notification of relatives. He said the shooting occurred at 10:03 a.m. and the gunman fled the scene in a 1993...
  • A murder in the abortion wars

    05/31/2009 11:04:30 AM PDT · by PghBaldy · 74 replies · 2,231+ views
    Politico ^ | May 31 | Ben Smith
    A prominent doctor and abortion rights activist, George Tiller, was shot dead on his way to church in Wichita this morning. ...The murder may be a reminder of the limits of President Obama's attempt to find common ground on the issue.