'The Pill Kills Women' International Event: Urges Obama to Defund Birth Control

June 3, 2009 09:00 AM

Washington, D.C. (for 04 June 2009)

American Life League’s “The Pill Kills Women”

Thursday, June 4, 10 a.m.

National Press Club - 529 14th Street NW, Washington, D.C. 20045 - Zenger Room

American Life League, Pharmacists for Life International, Pro-Life Wisconsin, Women Influencing the Nation, Human Life International, One More Soul, Pro-Life Unity and the Archdiocese of Mobile, Alabama’s Respect Life Office

Speakers include Dr. Lynn Kerr, an associate clinical professor from the University of California at San Francisco; Dr. Paul Carpentier, certified by the American Academy of FertilityCare Professionals; and Marie Hahnenberg, a researcher for American Life League.

Our government is subsidizing a national industry which routinely lies to women about the effects of birth control.

Planned Parenthood, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and “family planning” facilities receive hundreds of millions of our tax dollars yearly - yet they're endangering the lives of women and young girls for political gain.

Thousands of pro-lifers in 19 states, Italy, Australia and the Honduras will participate in Protest the Pill Day ‘09: The Pill Kills Women.  They will expose the tragic effects these chemicals have on women including heart disease, breast cancer and liver problems.

And they will demand an answer to a burning question too long ignored – Why is our government subsidizing a corrupt birth control industry that leaches off the women they endanger?

American Life League was cofounded in 1979 by Judie Brown. It is the largest grassroots Catholic pro-life organization in the United States and is committed to the protection of all innocent human beings from the moment of creation to death.  For more information or press inquiries, please contact Katie Walker at 540.659.4942.


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