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Susan G. Komen for the Cure Apologizes to Planned Parenthood

Posted By Mark Boyer On February 4, 2012 @ 12:32 pm In Inhabitots | 1 Comment

Susan G. Komen for the cure, Planned Parenthood, breast cancer, Michael bloomberg, abortion, anti-abortion [1]

The Susan G. Komen for the Cure [2] foundation apologized yesterday for cutting of funding to Planned Parenthood [3], promising to continue funding the group. On Tuesday, Susan G. Komen cut of funding for about 19 Planned Parenthood clinics, a move that many believed was prompted by pressure from anti-abortion groups. The news sparked an immediate backlash on Twitter and an outpouring of private donations to Planned Parenthood, including $250,000 donations from New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg and oil tycoon Lee Fikes.

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