Planned Parenthood Federation of America and its allies want desperately to steer the conversation away from its senior medical director, who cheerfully discussed harvesting babies’ livers over some salad and a nice chianti, to borrow a line from Hannibal Lechter.
And away from the fact the abortion giant illegally trafficks baby parts – and commits illegal partial birth abortions to do so.
Planned Parenthood wants to suck us into side debates to get away from the reality of what it does.
The conversation Planned Parenthood wants to derail us to is on the merits of embryonic stem cell and fetal tissue research. Hence, its statement yesterday:
In health care, patients sometimes want to donate tissue to scientific research that can help lead to medical breakthroughs, treatments and cures for serious diseases. Women at Planned Parenthood who have abortions are no different….
And, on cue, Time magazine today: