Friday, June 18, 2010

Funding the Culture of Death

How is it that pro-abortionists and population controllers seem to be able to command access to major international funding on an ongoing basis

A new US Government Accountability Office report shows the Planned Parenthood abortion business reported spending over $650 million in federal funds over a seven year period. That averages to just under $100 million in federal funds each year and is something pro-life groups and lawmakers on Capitol Hill want to see ended according to a report by

The new 33-page report concerns how much federal money the Planned Parenthood Federation of America is receiving and from what sources -- with most of the funds coming from the Title X family planning program.

Combining the money received from the Health and Human Services department and USAID, the GAO report indicates Planned Parenthood received $657.1 million in federal funds.

The report also shows the pro-abortion group Population Council, which sponsored the dangerous abortion drug RU 486, received $284.3 million in federal funds as well for its international family planning efforts. And the Guttmacher Institute, a pro-abortion group that does research on abortion statistics, received $12.7 million.

Then there is the funding that comes from private foundations

The Chronicle of Plilantrophy Vol xxii, No 14 dated June 17 2010 has published some information on grants for “reproductive health and population”

according to this publication the William and Flora Hewlwtt Foundation have granted $4.3M for family planning and reproductive health care services in sub-Saharan Africa and other regions the sum being divided between three organisations