Missouri Lifeline 8/21/15
Videos continue to show horrific scenes in which Planned Parenthood Execs discuss harvesting and pricing of baby body parts
This week The Center for Medical Progress (CMP) released another video in a series exposing the baby body part harvesting and trafficking conducted by affiliates of Planned Parenthood Federation of America, the nation's largest abortion provider. This is the seventh such video released by CMP uncovering the gruesome nature of Planned Parenthood's huge abortion business...read more.
Click the play button below to watch the video -- Warning: incredibly graphic and disturbing content.
See also: How Planned Parenthood's alleged practices are jeopardizing the health of American mothers
Missouri senator looks for connection between University hospital and abortions
Sen. Kurt Schaefer, sent an open letter to University of Missouri Chancellor Bowen Loftin Monday asking for the release of any possible agreement between the University of Missouri and the Columbia Planned Parenthood affiliate....read more.
Health department defends license decision for Columbia Planned Parenthood
For a second time MO Department of Health and Senior Services Director Gail Vasterling defended the department's decision to issue the Columbia Planned Parenthood clinic a license to perform abortions and refused to turn over records the department considers closed...read more.
Second #WomenBetrayed rally sparks ire over funding of Planned Parenthood
"Let them support themselves like any other business," said Reagan Nielsen, who led the second #WomenBetrayed Speak Out rally outside Sen. Claire McCaskill's St. Louis office Aug. 18...read more.
Planned Parenthood's School for Scandal
Maybe you noticed it before, but with this latest batch of undercover videos, you're starting to get a really good look at exactly how it is that Planned Parenthood deals with scandal...read more.
"Fear of living with a disability" pushes rejection of treatment in advance care planning
There is currently a major nation-wide push, both in the private and public spheres, to promote "Advance Care Planning."...read more.
ETHICAL Stem Cells Grow Human Brain
This is an achievement: Scientists have used skin cells to build a rudimentary human brain...read more.
Pro-Life Around the State
August 22 - St Louis, Columbia, Springfield, Joplin and Kansas City - Join another day of national rallies at Planned Parenthood.
Joplin: 9:00 -11:00 a.m., 710 Illinois Ave
Columbia: 10:00 a.m., 711 N Providence Rd. -- MRL Legislative Liaison Susan Klein will be a featured speaker at this event.
Springfield: 9:00 -11:00 a.m., 626 E. Battlefield -- MRL Board member Dave Plemmons will be a featured speaker at this event.
Kansas City: 9:00 -11:00 a.m., 4401 W. 109th Street in Overland Park, KS and 4112 NE Vivion Rd, Kansas City, MO
St. Louis: 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., 4251 Forest Park Blvd. -- MRL President Steve Rupp and Past MRL President Pam Fichter will be featured speakers at this event.
September 11 - O'Fallon - Fore Life Golf Tournament benefiting MRL Education Fund. Friday, September 11 at The Links at Dardenne, 7000 Brassel Dr., O'Fallon, MO. Click here for more info.
October 1 - Jefferson City - Organizational meeting for the new Jefferson City Chapter of Missouri Right to Life. More details to follow.
October 4 - Statewide - 28th National Life Chain, Sunday, October 4, 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. Click here for a listing of participating cities in Missouri.
November 14 - Statewide - Save the Date! MRL Statewide leadership meeting! Details to follow.