“Lies, Corruption, and Scandal”: Live Action’s New Exposé of Planned Parenthood

Live Action, Lila Rose’s new media movement dedicated to building a culture of life and ending abortion, has taken on Planned Parenthood again today.

In a new campaign aimed at encouraging legislators to end all taxpayer funding for Planned Parenthood Federation of America, Live Action has just released a “damning investigative report” on the abortion giant that details shocking activity within the organization’s walls, including the sexual abuse of children, facilitating taxpayer-funded sex-selective abortion against girls in the womb, and manipulative counseling tailored to convince women to abort their children.

In a letter sent to every legislator on Capitol Hill, Live Action president Lila Rose reports:

Six years of undercover investigations and reporting by Live Action show that Planned Parenthood facilities consistently engage in the following:

 Covering up statutory rape
 Accepting donations for explicitly racist purposes
 Misleading and lying to women regarding the development of the pre-born child, the physical and psychological risks
of abortion, and the processes behind adoption and parenting
 Aiding and abetting commercial sexual exploitation of women and girls
 Procuring taxpayer money by lying to media, patients, and taxpayers regarding the scope and emphasis of activities
 Facilitating abortions based solely on the sex of the child
 Lobbying for infanticide

Released May 28, the 60-page report shows “an institutionalized pattern of dangerous and illegal behavior,” said Lila Rose.  “Abortion is a sickening human rights abuse against both women and children.”

Rose said that when she first began to go undercover in these facilities in 2007,

“I thought I would find illegal and harmful activity.  But even I had no idea of the huge, company-wide commitment to abortion at any cost – the fraud, the lies, the cover-ups.”

According to the Live Action website,

Rose is calling for the immediate and complete revocation of all taxpayer funds to Planned Parenthood.  “An organization that lies to women and kills three thousand children every day for profit can have no valid claim on a single American’s paycheck,” she said.  “It’s a grave injustice that our government and our president actively promote this extreme form of violence.  It’s a disgrace that we are all forced to fund it.”

Per its latest annual report, Planned Parenthood received $540.7 million in government (i.e., taxpayer) funds in 2011-2012.  The corporation performed 327,166 abortions during that time.

“Planned Parenthood is an abortion corporation,” Rose said, “no matter what its gold-plated marketing department tells you.  These facilities need to be investigated, inspected, and shut down.  Most if not all of these abortionists should be prosecuted – along with destroying thousands of lives, they regularly skirt or outright violate state statutes.  Our report shows where the true ‘war on women’ is – it’s front and center in America’s abortion facilities.  And it will never end until their doors are shut forever.”

You can read the full report, titled “Lies, Corruption and Scandal:  Six Years of Exposing Planned Parenthood”,  here.

Or get quick information about their findings in the video below.

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Live Action is a youth-led movement dedicated to building a culture of life and ending the human rights abuse of abortion.  The group uses new media to educate the public about the humanity of the unborn and investigative journalism to expose threats against the vulnerable and defenseless.  More information at LiveAction.org.