Live Action in the News

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The following is a sample of some of the media coverage of the projects and outreach of Live Action.

2014

July

07-20 Axing Satan, Hobby Lobby’s Latest Legal Battle and a Rapper’s Conversion to Christianity: The Biggest Faith and Culture Stories of the Week
Dean Graham, TheBlaze
“We’re back with this week’s recap of the biggest stories in faith and culture.”

07-16 Unsafe sex: Planned Parenthood’s advice for teens
Andrew Branch, WORLD
“Live Action wants legislators to eliminate taxpayer funding for sex education at Planned Parenthood.”

07-16 Planned Parenthood Employee to 15-Year-Old: Watch Porn
Cortney O’Brien, Townhall
“Just when you thought there couldn’t be another Planned Parenthood scandal…”

07-15 Planned Parenthood Tells Underage Girl to Experiment with Whips, Asphyxiation; Go to Sex Shop (Video)
Melissa Barnhart, The Christian Post
“Even though it is against municipal law for a minor to enter a sex store, according to Live Action, the Planned Parenthood counselor tells the undercover 15-year-old that there are “tons of sex shops around here” that she and her boyfriend can visit in order to try different sex acts.”

07-15 Lila Rose on Hannity: “Planned Parenthood Pushes Dangerous Sexual Practices”
Sean Hannity, FOX News
“Doesn’t ‘stop’ mean stop?!”

07-15 Planned Parenthood sex education for teens, 50 Shades of Grey, sex shops, scatology
Ed Morrissey, Hot Air
“Some of this wouldn’t be very good advice even for an adult, but for a teen it’s entirely inappropriate.”

07-15 In Video, Planned Parenthood Suggests Sadistic Sex to Teens
Kelsey Harkness, The Daily Signal
“‘Choking,’ ‘whipping,’ and ‘tying up’ are a few of the sadistic sexual behaviors Planned Parenthood staffers in Denver were caught on camera promoting to underage girls as part of Obamacare-supported “sex education” inside their facilities.”

07-15 Another Planned Parenthood Counselor Caught on Hidden Cam Giving Shocking Advice to ‘Teen’ About Porn, BDSM and Sex Shops
Billy Hallowell, TheBlaze
“One month after releasing a video showing a Planned Parenthood counselor giving some shocking guidance about porn and “kinky sex” to an investigator posing as a 15-year-old girl, Live Action, a pro-life group, has released additional undercover footage from two Colorado clinics.”

07-15 Planned Parenthood Schools Underage Girls In Violent Sex [VIDEO]
Tristyn Bloom, The Daily Caller
“This makes them more radical than many in the BDSM community. ‘I don’t think breath play is ever safe,’ said Phil Derby, owner of the San Francisco Citadel Club (‘San Francisco’s Premier Dungeon Space’). ‘We don’t allow it.’”

07-15 Planned Parenthood’s Sex Ed Pushes BDSM, ‘Asphyxiation’ to Teens
Dr. Susan Berry, Breitbart
“In the video, one Planned Parenthood counselor tells Live Action’s investigator that a young girl’s use of words like ‘stop’ when she is uncomfortable ‘can get mixed up,’ resulting in the male partner wondering, ‘Does she really mean “stop,” or does she mean, you know, whatever?’”

07-15 Live Action Planned Parenthood Exposed Part 2: urination, defecation, when “no” means “yes”
Jill Stanek, JillStanek.com
“Along with teaching deviant, dangerous behavior such as urinating and defecating on one another, gagging, whipping, asphyxiation, being leashed like a dog, and using torture apparatus, the Littleton employee encourages the investigator to violate a law banning minors from entering sex shops.”

Along with teaching deviant, dangerous behavior such as urinating and defecating on one another, gagging, whipping, asphyxiation, being leashed like a dog, and using torture apparatus, the Littleton employee encourages the investigator to violate a law banning minors from entering sex shops. – See more at: http://www.jillstanek.com/2014/07/live-action-planned-parenthood-exposed-part-2-urination-defecation-when-no-means-yes/#sthash.AepoQLJq.dpuf

Along with teaching deviant, dangerous behavior such as urinating and defecating on one another, gagging, whipping, asphyxiation, being leashed like a dog, and using torture apparatus, the Littleton employee encourages the investigator to violate a law banning minors from entering sex shops. – See more at: http://www.jillstanek.com/2014/07/live-action-planned-parenthood-exposed-part-2-urination-defecation-when-no-means-yes/#sthash.AepoQLJq.dpuf

Along with teaching deviant, dangerous behavior such as urinating and defecating on one another, gagging, whipping, asphyxiation, being leashed like a dog, and using torture apparatus, the Littleton employee encourages the investigator to violate a law banning minors from entering sex shops. – See more at: http://www.jillstanek.com/2014/07/live-action-planned-parenthood-exposed-part-2-urination-defecation-when-no-means-yes/#sthash.AepoQLJq.dpuf

June

06-13 PP Worker ‘Fired’ For Promoting ‘Torture Sex’ to Teen Still On the Job
Zoey DiMauro, CNS News
“’They’re kind of speaking out of several sides of their mouth,’ Live Action president Lila Rose told CNSNews.com Thursday about what she called ‘the token firing’.”

06-12 Planned Parenthood, anti-abortion group at odds again
Tim Evans & Shari Rudavsky, The Indianapolis Star (via USA Today)
“A day after Planned Parenthood officials said an employee at the Indianapolis-Midtown Clinic — who was captured in video offering the controversial advice — no longer worked for the organization, Live Action claimed they were lying.”

06-12 Planned Parenthood didn’t actually fire the sex-counseling employee it claims to have fired
Ashe Schow, The Washington Examiner
“On Monday, June 9, the Live Action investigator called the Indianapolis Planned Parenthood and asked to make an appointment with Megan. The investigator even spoke to Megan, who remembered their March conversation.”

06-12 Planned Parenthood: Sex counseling on undercover video an aberration
Barb Berggoetz, The Indianapolis Star
“Planned Parenthood spokeswoman Tammy Lieber said Cockrum was not available Wednesday night to answer questions. Lieber also would not reveal whether the employee was fired or left voluntarily, or when that occurred, due to privacy policies.”

06-12 VIDEO: Planned Parenthood staff member caught on video making graphic suggestions
Drew Smith, The Indy Channel (RTV6, ABC)
“‘It’s no wonder each generation seems to get further and further away from the principles of family and decency and self-respect, when we are trying to teach our youth to be no more than an – animals don’t even act that way.  I can’t even degrade animals that way.”

06-12 VIDEO: Video from inside Indiana Planned Parenthood draws outrage
Matt McCutcheon, Eyewitness News (WTHR)
“Yeah, they should not obviously talking about any of that. Everything they were saying is inappropriate. … I mean, I think it’s terrible.”

06-12 Lawmaker Urges Colleagues To Defund Planned Parenthood Over ‘Extremely Questionable Sexual Practices’
Tristyn Bloom, The Daily Caller
“Huelskamp, who has four adoptive children of African American, Hispanic, and Native American descent, has called Planned Parenthood ‘a racist organization…created for the sole purpose of killing children that look like mine’ and has repeatedly called for it to be defunded.”

06-12 Planned Parenthood: BDSM advocate no longer counseling teens; Update: Live Action derides “the token firing” strategy
Ed Morrissey, Hot Air
“We’ll see what happens after the next video drops.”

06-12 Planned Parenthood Of Indiana Clinic Under Fire For Providing BDSM Advice To 15-Year-Old
Gary R. Welsh, Advance Indiana
“LiveAction President Lila Rose founded her nonprofit group when she was just 15 years old. She previously made news when she recorded Planned Parenthood counselors in Indiana and Kentucky providing pregnancy advice to Rose, who posed as a 13-year old, without concern for reporting to authorities the fact that Rose told them that she had been impregnated by an adult.”

06-12 Planned Parenthood Indy’s BDSM pusher “no longer employed”
Jill Stanek, JillStanek.com
In a statement, PPIK CEO Betty Cockrum tried to confuse the issue by satating, ‘We are here to ensure that persons of all ages may ask us anything…’”

06-11 VIDEO: CNN’s S.E. Cupp outraged at Planned Parenthood sex-ed video
S.E. Cupp, CNN
“If you’re outraged like I am that young women are getting that kind of sex ed from Planned Parenthood, I’m sorry to add insult to injury: your tax dollars are paying for it.”

06-11 VIDEO: Lila Rose Talks Planned Parenthood SexEd Scandal with Hannity
Sean Hannity, Fox News
“Call your local school board. Ask them, point-blank, ‘Do you have a relationship with Planned Parenthood?’”

06-11 Undercover Video Exposes Planned Parenthood’s ‘Dangerous Advice for Kids;’ Includes Bondage, Sadism (Video)
Melissa Barnhart, The Christian Post
Among the Planned Parenthood videos aimed at teens are regular commentaries by Laci Green, a peer sex educator, who is paid by the organization’s Northern New England office to post videos about BDSM, abortion, birth control, STDs, and an array of sex acts on the organization’s ‘A Naked Notion’ website and YouTube channel.”

In a statement, PPIK CEO Betty Cockrum tried to confuse the issue by stating, “We are here to ensure that persons of all ages may ask us anything….” – See more at: http://www.jillstanek.com/2014/06/planned-parenthood-indys-bdsm-pusher-longer-employed/#sthash.0Kpv6Yap.dpuf”

06-11 Planned Parenthood Staffer Schools Underage Girl in BDSM
Tristyn Bloom, The Daily Caller
“The complete, unedited footage, which TheDC was given access to, shows that the investigator had at no point prior to this mentioned BDSM or curiosity about dominatrices, whips, handcuffs or any of the other practices and ‘toys’ the staffer goes on to suggest.”

06-10 Charming: Planned Parenthood Teaching Teens About BDSM
Christine Rousselle, Townhall
“A new video investigation by Live Action shows that Planned Parenthood is using federal dollars to teach young teens about kinky sex techniques.”

06-10 Planned Parenthood keeps abortion safe, legal and deceptive
Lila Rose, The Washington Times
“The old saying goes, ‘Ask me no questions, and I’ll tell you no lies.’ Our investigators keep asking the questions.”

06-10 AUDIO: Lila Rose and Live Action Expose Planned Parenthood!
Lars Larson, The Lars Larson Show
“Lila, the president of Live Action, joined us on the program to tell us more about what went into this investigation[.]“

06-10 Shocking Claim: Planned Parenthood Counselors Offered ‘Torture Sex’ Advice to Minors
Billy Hallowell, TheBlaze
“Rose charged that if a parent told his or her 15 year old how to whip someone, to cut themselves or to bite their partner during sex, that she believes child protective services would have a good case for removing that child from the home.”

06-10 Investigation: Planned Parenthood Uses Taxpayer Funding to Teach Teens Violent Sex Acts
Tristyn Bloom, The Daily Caller
“The trailer also shows counselors advising these girls that pain and injury during sex is acceptable and normal.”

06-10 Video: Planned Parenthood sex education everything you’d guess it would be
Ed Morrissey, Hot Air
“Their new video inaugurates the site with an exposé of sex education from Planned Parenthood, both public and private, that focuses on some of the more unusual techniques of bondage, sadism, and pain.”

 06-10 Live Action Video: Planned Parenthood Instructs Minors on ‘Torture Sex’
Katie Yoder, Newsbusters
“Let’s pretend – just for a moment – to believe Planned Parenthood when the nation’s largest abortion mill maintains that the taxpayer money it receives doesn’t go toward the abortion side of its business.”

06-03 Taking Live Action in Congress Against Planned Parenthood
Dustin Siggins, National Catholic Register
“According to Live Action’s website, the abortions carried by Planned Parenthood are not the only reason its federal funding should be eliminated.”

May

05-30 Planned Parenthood’s Full-Spectrum Assault on Women
Dustin Siggins, The Daily Caller
“On Wednesday … the pro-life activists at Live Action came out with a tremendous new weapon aimed directly at Planned Parenthood[.]“

05-29 Live Action Releases ‘Damning Investigative Report’ on Planned Parenthood
Claire E. Healey, Townhall
“’I think the report is explosive,’ Rose said. ‘I think the report is a shocking and comprehensive view of what our nation has allowed all over our country.’”

05-29 Pro-Life Group Releases Scathing 6-Year Investigative Report on Planned Parenthood
Melissa Barnhart, The Christian Post
“Lila Rose, president of the pro-life youth led organization Live Action, distributed a 60-page six-year investigative report on Planned Parenthood, the nation’s largest abortion provider, to members of Congress Wednesday, asking them to defund the organization.”

05-28 Report tracks abuses at abortion clinics, demands defunding
Cheryl Wetzstein, The Washington Times
“’It’s a disgrace that we are all forced to fund’ Planned Parenthood, Ms. Rose said, calling for an immediate revocation of all taxpayer funds to the group.”

05-28 Activists renew fight over taxpayer funding for Planned Parenthood
Elise Viebeck, The Hill
“Planned Parenthood dismissed the report’s allegations and said Live Action is trying to shut down its clinics.”

05-28 Pro-Life Group’s Report: Planned Parenthood Enabling Rape, Sex Trafficking, Child Abuse
Tristyn Bloom, The Daily Caller
“In all but six states, some kind of parental involvement or notification is required before a minor can have an abortion; Planned Parenthood staffers at seven of the clinics investigated counseled the girls on how to circumvent these laws.”

05-28 Pro-Life Organization Launches Planned Parenthood Exposé on Capitol Hill
Dr. Susan Berry, Breitbart
“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.”

05-28 Live Action Exposes Planned Parenthood – Will Media Note?
Katie Yoder, NewsBusters
“It seems like prime media bait: a group accusing a taxpayer funded organization of horrors from racism to sex trafficking.”

05-28 Video: Live Action launches Planned Parenthood Exposed
Ed Morrissey, Hot Air
“’Now that you know,’ the video asks, ‘what will you do?’”

05-13 Warren Buffett has given $1.2 billion to abortion groups
Dan Gainor, Fox News
“Buffett was never mentioned as a top donor when Live Action embarrassed Planned Parenthood with two videos of staffers assisting a Live Action actor with a possible sex selection abortion.”

05-13 Warren Buffett: The Billion-Dollar King of Abortion
Katie Yoder, Newsbusters
“Lila Rose, the president of Live Action, called Buffett a ‘genocide maker’ and likened his funding of abortion to ‘money invested for genocide by warlords.’”

05-08 The War On Women: Started And Continued By America’s Abortion Profiteers
Dustin Siggins, The Daily Caller
“Fortunately for weak-kneed Republican men, many women are publicly standing strong against the profiteers promoting the real war on women.”

05-07 Pro-Life Community Responds to Emily Letts’ Video of Aborting Her Own Child
Dr. Susan Berry, Breitbart
“Letts’s triumphant smile after her child has been torn apart by a suction tube is a grotesque testament to a society that has come to embrace the slaughter of a child as ‘empowerment.’”

05-02 U.S. anti-abortion groups inspire movement in Europe
Sarah Wheaton, POLITICO
“U.S. abortion opponents are giving new life to the movement abroad, where once-stagnant European allies are pushing changes that could affect the whole continent.”

April

  04-30 Pro-Choice Group Claims Success in Persuading Google to Remove ‘Deceptive’ Crisis Pregnancy Ads; Pro-Life Groups Not Convinced Move Will Impact Work
Morgan Lee, The Christian Post
“When asked about the allegations that crisis pregnancy centers lied or over-exaggerated health concerns resulting from an abortion to women, Belsky argued that pro-choice organizations ‘consistently [mislead women on] the fetal development of the child to the financial burden of raising a child to the difficulty of adoption, because again, these people want to sell something.’”

04-25 MOM BABY GOD: Playwright Goes Undercover to “Expose” The Pro-Life Movement
Cortney O’Brien, Townhall
“Speaking of Lila Rose, she’s someone who went undercover herself – in a Planned Parenthood abortion clinic. But, unlike Burrows, Rose found actual injustice.”

04-24 Arizona Law Will Allow Surprise Abortion Clinic Inspections
Dr. Susan Berry, Breitbart
“The Center for Arizona Policy, which helped write the new law, was influenced last year by pro-life organization Live Action when it released the video below showing a Phoenix abortion clinic potentially violating Arizona law and regulations concerning such clinics.”

04-24 Oregon to investigate the burning of aborted babies for electricity
Ashe Schow, The Washington Examiner
“Thursday, county officials said they were seeking an investigation into how such a horrific practice was able to continue unnoticed for five to seven years.”

04-24 Gosnell’s List: Horror, Heroes, and Hope
Peter Jesserer Smith, National Catholic Register
“Rose said a movie about Gosnell is ‘of crucial importance,’ so people can be moved to take action about the ‘greatest human rights abuse in our nation’s history.’”

04-11 NY Dept. of Health Says It ‘Vigorously’ Investigates 25 of 225 Abortion Clinics in the State
Melissa Barnhart, The Christian Post
“‘This is one of America’s most pro-abortion states, with an outrageously high abortion rate and next to nothing in the law to protect mothers and their babies from the industry’s profit-hungry vultures,’ Rose said.”

04-07 Report: New York inspects its tanning salons more than its abortion clinics
Ashe Schow, The Washington Examiner
“In an interview with the Washington Examiner, Live Action President Lila Rose said that she was ‘disturbed, but not surprised’ by the New York report.”

04-05 Comfortable making people uncomfortable
Don Aucoin, The Boston Globe
Additional criticism was leveled Friday by Lila Rose, a prominent antiabortion activist whom Burrows has made a character in her play. ‘It’s clear that she’s mocking us,’ Rose told the Globe. ‘And I find that really sad.’”

March

03-30 VIDEO: Pro-life advocate Lila Rose: ‘There is a natural law out there that is higher than government’
Ginni Thomas, The Daily Caller
“Rose’s work calls out the lucrative, powerful, political, unregulated industry of abortion-profiteers who work against any restrictions on abortions, including sex selection abortions or protecting survivors of a botched abortion.”

03-29 VIDEO: Can Republicans win the War on Women?
Ginni Thomas, The Daily Caller
“Rose urged Republican candidates to confront “War on Women” rhetoric as they encounter it on the campaign trail.”

03-27 NancyPelosi receives award named after Planned Parenthood founder and eugenicist Margaret Sanger
Ashe Schow, The Washington Examiner
“But if you know Sanger’s history with eugenics – the belief that the human species can be improved by controlling who breeds – gives the award a very dark shadow.”

03-27 Pro-lifers decry Planned Parenthood’s ‘Eugenics Award’
Caroline May, The Daily Caller
“’Margaret Sanger, founder of Planned Parenthood, sought the elimination of “human weeds” and those “unfit” to “breed,” including African-Americans and the disabled,’ Live Action president Lila Rose said Thursday.”

03-27 Nancy Pelosi Receives Planned Parenthood’s Highest Honor
Cortney O’Brien, Townhall
“Planned Parenthood founder Margaret Sanger was a champion of eugenics – the inhumane practice of ‘improving the quality of the human species by discouraging the reproduction of persons with undesirable traits.’”

03-26 Women rally outside Supreme Court for religious liberty
Adelaide Mena, Catholic News Agency
“Lila Rose, president of Live Action, argued that ‘fertility first of all is not a sickness or a disease, pregnancy is not something that needs to be medicated, and abortion certainly is not health care[.]‘”

03-24 Aborted and Miscarried Baby Remains Used to Power British Hospitals
Morgan Lee, The Christian Post
“There’s really not that much more to say about this than ‘Soylent Green is people.’”

03-23 Pro-Life Activist: Abortion Industry Hurts, Not Empowers, Women
Alissa Tabirian, The Foundry
“In a speech challenging the abortion industry and its portrayals in today’s mainstream culture, pro-life activist Lila Rose, president of Live Action, criticized the ‘system’ that has been ‘set up against women, not to empower us but to hurt us.’”

03-19 VIDEO: Live Action communications director Drew Belsky on EWTN News Nightly
Brian Patrick, EWTN News Nightly
“The big difference between what Live Action does on our social media channels and what the Obama administration is doing is that we employ the truth.”

03-13Taking a Back Seat at CPAC
John Murdock, First Things
“Maggen Stone of Live Action noted a number of visitors were pleasantly surprised to see their booth but were upset at the lack of pro-life programming.”

03-06 VIDEO: Lila Rose Interview with Ed Morrissey at CPAC
Ed Morrissey, Hot Air
“Well, I’m just glad they let me in, and that I’m allowed to walk around!”

03-06 VIDEO: Lila Rose Interview from CPAC on Sun News
Brian Lilley, Sun News
“Our abortionists in the U.S. have built this little team. And they’re glamorizing it.”

03-02 Planned Parenthood President: ‘When Life Begins’ Not ‘Relevant’
Logan Churchwell, Breitbart
“[Live Action President Lila] Rose continued to criticize the propriety of entities organizing “campaign offensives” while still receiving public funds.”

February

02-28 Wendy Davis’ abortion advocacy threatens Texas babies and mothers
Lila Rose, The Washington Times
“Here is what the mainstream media, the Democratic Party and the rest of Ms. Davis’ supporters truly are desperate not to talk about[.]“

02-28 Planned Parenthood plots largest ever campaign blitz in 2014
FoxNews.com
“Lila Rose, president and founder of anti-abortion group Live Action, said Planned Parenthood’s plans to spend millions on the elections should fuel calls to strip taxpayer funding for the group.”

02-19 I Won’t Be Ordering Girl Scout Cookies This Year
Todd Starnes, Fox News Radio
“Lila Rose, the president of Live Action, is one of the nation’s leading pro-life voices. She urged parents to consider healthy, wholesome alternatives.”

02-19 VIDEO: Pro-Life Prodigy Battles to Save ‘Culture of Life’
David Brody, CBN News
“Lila Rose, president of Live Action, has become an emerging force in the pro-life movement at only 25 years old.”

02-14 Planned Parenthood is pushing the perfect Valentine’s Day gift: ‘legal abortion’
The Washington Times
“Lila Rose, president of Live Action, was also astonished that the “antithesis of love” would be listed as a way to celebrate Valentine’s Day.”

02-14 Planned Parenthood: ‘Will You Be My Birth Control?’
Michael W. Chapman, CNS News
“At the bottom of the image it says, ‘Happy Valentines from Planned Parenthood.’”

02-05 Is the Decrease in Abortions Really Due to Contraception?
Dustin Siggins, Aleteia
“First, in looking at the Guttmacher study, Libby Barnes of Live Action pointed out that while the study’s authors ‘conjectured a link between the increased use of long-acting reversible contraceptives (LARC) and a lower abortion rate, [they] … never attempted to test for one.’”

January

01-31 Super Bowl a ‘sex-trafficking magnet’ but entertainment world silent about abuse of women
Lila Rose, Fox News
“Someone should sing about that.”

01-31 Pro-Life Leaders Slam Nets on March for Life Coverage
Katie Yoder, Newsbusters
“Live Action President Lila Rose noted the irony. ‘The pro-abortion mainstream media, looking for a ‘human interest’ story, breathlessly focuses its cameras on a panda,’ she said, ‘while ignoring hundreds of thousands of actual humans marching for millions more precious humans in the womb.’”

01-29 National Pro-Life Groups Join Girl Scout Boycott
Dr. Susan Berry, Breitbart
“‘As long as GSUSA stands side-by-side with Planned Parenthood, it endorses and enables these horrific practices,’ Rose added.”

01-23 Pro-Life Lila Rose Takes on NARAL President on Crossfire Over Abortion
Katie Pavlich, Townhall
“When Rose started to discuss fetal development in the earliest stages of life, including a heart beat at 3 and a half weeks in some cases, guest host Sally Kohn quickly stopped her by saying, ‘We aren’t going to get into that now.’”

01-22 VIDEO: Lila Rose debates NARAL President Ilyse Hogue on CNN’s Crossfire

01-22 VIDEO: Live Action’s Lila Rose sits with Colleen Carroll Campbell

01-22 March for Life Attendees Expect 2014 to Be Huge Year for Life Movement
Austin Ruse, Breitbart
“’A little chilly for them? It is harder to fight for the dismemberment of children than it is to fight for their lives,’ said the robustly confident … Lila Rose, president of Live Action, the group that carries out undercover investigations of abortion facilities.”

01-22 Meet the 2 Local Women Behind Anti-Abortion Movement
Holly E. Thomas, Refinery29
“Lila Rose and Kristan Hawkins are in their twenties, educated, and passionate in their mission to abolish abortion.”

01-22 NARAL President Slams Pro-Lifers, March for Life, Props up Wendy Davis
Dr. Susan Berry, Breitbart
“As Lila Rose, president of Live Action, told Breitbart News from the 2014 March for Life: ‘The pro-abortion mainstream media, who will tape a dozen abortion advocates on a street corner, somehow misses hundreds of thousands speaking out, every year, for those who have no voice.’”

01-22 ‘Hunters for Life,’ People Conceived by Rape, Lila Rose: Photos from the March for Life
Allie Jones, The Wire
“Live Action President and anti-abortion celebrity Lila Rose (the woman behind those Planned Parenthood “gotcha” videos) made a brave appearance sans gloves. (It’s currently 16 degrees in D.C.)”

01-22 Intense Debate Erupts on Crossfire: ‘An Abortion Doesn’t Un-Rape a Woman’
Matt Willstein, Mediaite
“’An abortion just adds more violence on top of that first violence that she endured.’”

01-22 GOP must continue to push against abortion
Ashley McGuire and Lila Rose, USA Today
“It has become a sad irony — and injustice, then, that the party responsible for recognizing women’s right to vote is increasingly assaulted with empty rhetoric accusing it of waging a ‘war on women.’”

01-22 Despite Frigid, Bitter Cold Temperatures March for Life to Go On in Washington D.C.
Katie Pavlich, Townhall
“RNC Chairman Reince Priebus and Live Action President Lila Rose will be present at today’s events. Last year’s march drew in more than 500,000 people.”

01-22 WashPost Profiles Young ‘Antiabortion’ Women, But Stuffs Story With Pro-Abortion Accusations
Tim Graham, Newsbusters
“But it’s a bit rich for journalists to highlight complaints about ‘deceptive tactics’ and ‘withholding information’ when Rose’s stings have proven that America’s abortion clinics can easily be accused of the same.”

01-21 Two young women drive antiabortion movement’s revival
Krissah Thompson, The Washington Post
“[Lila Rose] is looking to expand her scope and go global with her undercover activism. In the past year, her staff has grown from two to 10.”

01-20 Supreme Court Scrutinizes Massachusetts Buffer Zone at Abortion Facilities
Joan Frawley Desmond, National Catholic Register
“McCullen says that her quiet words of advice and support have dissuaded more than 80 women from going through with an abortion, but the buffer zone has made it tough for her to reach even more women.”

01-16 House Judiciary Committee Approves ‘No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act’
Dr. Susan Berry, Breitbart
“In a press statement, Lila Rose, president of pro-life organization Live Action, praised Rep. Smith for his work in sponsoring the legislation[.]“

01-15 US Supreme Court takes up controversial abortion issue anew
Chantal Valery, Agence France-Presse
“More than four decades after legalizing abortion, the US Supreme Court returns to the hot-button issue Wednesday in a case about the right to protest near clinics that terminate pregnancies.”

01-15 Sarah Silverman, Zach Galifianakis Perform at ‘Night of a Thousand Vaginas’ Abortion Fundraiser; Pro-Life Activists Call It Insult to Women
Tyler O’Neil, The Christian Post
“Rose [attacked] such labels as a denigration to women. ‘Based on their approach, you would think that the pursuit of equality is about reducing women to their reproductive organs[.]‘”

01-15 SCOTUS Hears Oral Argument on Abortion Clinic ‘Buffer Zones’
Cortney O’Brien & Christine Rousselle, Townhall
McCullen v. Coakley is significant in that it involves life and death situations, but Lila Rose, president of the pro-life organization Live Action, pointed out the case in question could also have an impact on the First Amendment[.]“

01-13 Abortion Lobby Tries to Roll Back Pro-Life Victories
Brian Fraga, National Catholic Register
“Rose told the Register that new technology that helps children to survive outside the womb at a younger age is creating a necessary ‘stress test’ to the 24-to-28 week viability standard that the Supreme Court articulated in its 1973 Roe v. Wade decision that legalized abortion.”

01-10 Lila Rose: A Pro-Life Journey of Hope and Faith
Peter Jesserer Smith, National Catholic Register
“The young pro-life advocate stresses that apparent roadblocks can actually turn out to be stepping stones to deeper faith and greater success in affirming the human dignity of all.”

01-08 Anti-abortion activists rally at state Capitol
Olympia Meola, Richmond Times-Dispatch
“Hundreds of people braved the cold this morning for a rally at the state Capitol featuring Lila Rose, a national anti-abortion figure.”