Planned Parenthood's Self-Damning Claim

Having an ultrasound is now considered rape, according to the latest talking points from the largest abortion chain the nation, Planned Parenthood, over the controversy about the Virginia ultrasound bill. But if having an ultrasound is considered rape, what does that make an actual abortion? If this sounds illogical and absurd, that's because it is. In a 2003 study of Planned Parenthood and other independently owned abortion facilities, 99% of these clinics admitted that they either "always" or "sometimes" perform an ultrasound in association with a surgical abortion. Further, it was stated that vaginal ultrasounds were "always "performed before the early surgical abortion at 83% of these sites, 16% "under certain conditions" , and only 1% "never" did them. Additionally, the study revealed that after an abortion was performed, vaginal ultrasounds were also "always" performed at 26% of these sites, "under certain conditions" at 66% of these sites, and "never" at...(Read Full Post)