Statement from Women’s Media Center on Komen Foundation and Planned Parenthood – blog

Via Scoop.itToday’s Transmedia Woman

NEW YORK– The Women’s Media Center is deeply disappointed with the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation’s decision to cease funding breast cancer prevention, education, and screenings at Planned Parenthood health centers. We urge our friends and supporters to join us by standing in solidarity with Planned Parenthood Federation of America and all of the women and families they serve to ensure that almost 750,000 women in rural, underserved, and low-income communities continue to receive comprehensive and accessible preventative care.   The Komen Foundation provides an important voice and services in the movement to find a cure for breast cancer. We applaud them for this work but are troubled by the foundation’s public explanation that the decision to cease funding Planned Parenthood had nothing to do with abortion politics.   Read More:   http://womensmediacenter.com/blog/2012/02/statement-from-womens-media-center-on-komen-foundation-and-planned-parenthood/
Via womensmediacenter.com

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