Two of probably the most highly effective corporations on the planet are co-sponsoring a protest towards a pro-life women’s health care clinic that gives free medical providers and counseling to pregnant women — simply not abortions.
Facebook and Google are co-sponsoring Netroots Nation, an annual gathering of progressive activists and political leaders that’s concentrating on a pro-life group, Human Coalition, and the health care clinics they function beneath the identify Cura, which give free medical providers and counseling for women with unplanned pregnancies. The protest’s organizers declare two main motivations for going after Human Coalition’s clinics: they’re pro-life, they usually’re profitable. (RELATED: ‘Betrayal’ — Left-Wingers Furious With Democrats’ Support For Pro-Life Candidates)
Netroots’ official agenda has the protest scheduled for Saturday at midday, instantly following one occasion that includes Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, and shortly earlier than one other occasion that includes former Vice President Al Gore. Google and Facebook are listed as “premier sponsors” of Netroots, alongside far-left organizations like Planned Parenthood.
Saturday’s protest pits activists backed by two of the highest 4 most dear manufacturers on the earth towards a small however efficient group that describes itself as each pro-women and pro-child.
Pro-abortion group Reproaction will lead Saturday’s protest towards Human Coalition. Reproaction claims Human Coalition’s health middle is a “fake clinic” as a result of — in contrast to, say, Planned Parenthood — they don’t carry out abortions. The protest is titled, “Get Fake Clinics Out Of Atlanta!”
“We are taking direct action on CURA Women’s Care Clinic to send a message to Human Coalition and other crisis pregnancy centers that they will no longer get a pass for misleading women who are trying to find abortion services,” declare the protest organizers. The organizers seem notably disturbed by Human Coalition’s use of prayer: their description of Saturday’s protest consists of two direct references to the advocacy group’s promotion of prayers for women contemplating abortions.
But it’s the left-wing activists who’re actively deceiving women in pursuit of political objectives, argued Human Coalition’s communications director Lauren Enriquez.
“This is the industry that also calls prenatal human beings ‘products of conception,’” stated Enriquez. “We aren’t surprised that those who would prefer that pregnant women in crisis not have access to anything but abortion have employed deceptive rhetoric to try to delude the public about the services offered by our women’s care clinics.”
Human Coalition seems to have earned a goal on its again after the group positioned two op-eds within the New York Times. The protest organizers cite the 2 op-eds — positioned in a paper with an overwhelmingly pro-abortion editorial board — as an indication that Human Coalition has been profitable, and subsequently have to be destroyed.
“Human Coalition staff have caught the attention of The New York Times twice this year, publishing editorials spreading the falsehood that abortion is dehumanizing to women, and that opposition to abortion is part of feminism,” Reproaction states, including: “(nope, pro-life feminism is impossible).”
In a type of op-eds, Enriquez defined that pro-life women “reject the version of ‘feminism’ that infers that we cannot be equal to men unless we snuff out what is unique about us as women: our ability to protect, nourish and nurture new life inside of our bodies.”
Saturday’s protest of a corporation dedicated to serving to women and unborn youngsters signifies that Google and Facebook have gotten extra open of their help of left-wing political causes.
Both Google and Facebook have lengthy been accused of harboring left-wing biases. (RELATED: Snopes, Which Is Fact-Checking For Facebook, Employs Leftists Almost Exclusively)
Google’s board of administrators donated six occasions as a lot cash to Democrats as Republicans, the Media Research Center discovered. The firm has been accused of burying damaging search outcomes for Democratic figures like Hillary Clinton, though it denied that cost.
Google just lately discovered itself on the middle of a public relations firestorm after firing an worker, James Damare, for writing a scientifically-based memo towards the corporate’s “ideological echo chamber” and tradition of political correctness run amok. New York Times columnist David Brooks referred to as on Google CEO Sundar Pichai to resign in a column on Friday, arguing that Pichai “joined the mob” towards Damore.
Facebook’s liberal biases are nicely documented. (RELATED: Leaked Emails Show Facebook Exec Shared Research With Clinton Campaign)
Former Facebook staff admitted to Gizmodo final yr that the social community routinely suppressed conservative information from its “trending topics” part, whereas purposefully elevating different subjects — like Black Lives Matter — to make them nationwide subjects. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has beforehand scolded staff for not being supportive sufficient of Black Lives Matter.