Mona Charen of the National Review Online lamented that “it’s extremely disappointing that Komen has caved” but “it’s hardly surprising given the onslaught they’ve endured over the course of the last few days,” and NRO’s Daniel Foster charged Planned Parenthood with “gangsterism.”
Catholic Family and Human Rights Initiative (C-Fam) president Austin Ruse told LifeSiteNews called potentially successful effort to have the Komen foundation reverse their decision defunding Planned Parenthood a “mafia shakedown.”
Kristen Walker of Live Action called it a “terrible shame that Komen has caved in to political pressure from pro-abortion fanatics who demand obeisance to Planned Parenthood.”
Evangelist Bill Keller warned that the latest move by the Komen foundation may well lead to “the wrath and punishment of God unleashed on this wicked nation at any moment”:
I love the smell of hypocrisy in the early afternoon. You see, when the wingnuts mobilize to push an agenda, they’re doing it for Liberty or Free Market Jesus. But when the left mobilizes and pushes back to protect women’s health, it’s ZOMG! MAFIA SHAKEDOWN END OF DAYS GOD’S WRATH ARGLEBARGLE.
Render unto me a break already.
Sorry, wingnuts. You’re not pushing your forced birth agenda on us — not today.
[via Right Wing Watch]