Thousands turn out nationwide for protests at Planned Parenthood sites. Media ignore.

Thousands turn out nationwide for protests at Planned Parenthood sites.  Media ignore.
Protest against Planned Parenthood in Aurora, IL, 22 Aug 2015. (Image: Twitter, Pro-Life Action League)

[Ed. – Good round-up of Tweets at the link.]

Thousands of protestors showed up outside over 300 Planned Parenthood clinics Saturday morning.

Protestors tweeted photos of the crowds and their mostly hand-made signs, causing their hashtag, #ProtestPP, to trend on Twitter. At several protests, people carried a large pink sign that read “Planned Parenthood sells baby parts,” referring to a series of undercover videos that revealed the abortion giant sells aborted fetal organs and tissue to biomedical companies. …

Despite the massive turnout, several people said there was little to no media presence at the events. …

One organizer told the Examiner that this is the largest protest he has seen in his 20 years working in the pro-life movement. …

Planned Parenthood Executive Vice President Dawn Laguens told The Hill that she is confident the group will continue to receive Federal funding.

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