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Disappointed In Time

A few disappointments with Time Magazine’s coverage of Dr. Tiller’s assasination and Joe Klein”s interpretation of a Gallup poll.

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Late-Term Abortion: In Silence No Longer

Why did we have to wait until a heroic doctor was murdered before people began to question the outrageous claims made against him and against women who have late term abortions?

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Justice Department Launches Investigation of Federal Crimes in Tiller Assassination

The Justice Department today announced that the Civil Rights Division and the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Kansas have launched a federal investigation into federal crimes in connection with the murder of Dr. George Tiller.

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Do Religiously-Based Restrictions Contribute to Late-term Abortion?

Tiller’s assassination has raised questions regarding how often late-term abortions take place and what factors contribute to putting women in this difficult position.

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Clinic Worker Tells “Democracy Now” He Called FBI About Roeder Before Tiller’s Murder

According to an interview conducted by Democracy Now, Scott Roeder, the man arrested and charged with first-degree murder the murder of Dr. George Tiller was reported to the FBI for vandalizing a Kansas City women’s health clinic on two separate occasions, one a week before Dr. Tiller was killed and the other and a day before his murder. A clinic worker called the FBI to report Roeder’s actions but he was not arrested.

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Tiller Murder Suspect Speaks

Scott Roeder, the man charged with first-degree murder for
shooting George Tiller, spoke to the Associated Press today.

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Late Abortions: Facts, Stories, and Ways to Help

In all the extensive coverage of the assassination in his church of Dr. George Tiller by a murderer affiliated with extremist right-wing groups, little has been said to shed light on what late-term abortions are, who has them and why.

 

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Fact-checking Religious Right reactions

Religious right, anti-abortion leaders ostensibly condemned Dr. Tiller’s
murder, but used his tragic death as a political platform to distort President Obama’s record on abortion and to spread misinformation about the issue.

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Terrorism and the Pro-Life Movement

Violence is inherent to the pro-life movement in the way that it was inherent to the preservation of segregation in the South.

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Tiller’s Alleged Murderer Has Decades-Long History of Extremism

The man suspected of killing women’s health provider George Tiller has a long history of involvement with the anti-government “sovereign citizen” movement, as well as anti-abortion radicalism.

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