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Clung? This is disputed by the organisation.It saw 2.7 million patients around the country, and according to its report, 42% of patient visits were for sexually transmitted disease testing and treatment, and 34% were for contraceptive services.
There is no sign on the facility, but it had been identified both internally and publicly by Ms. Sanger’s name. Planned Parenthood announced Tuesday that it is endorsing Gideon, a Democratic challenger to Republican Sen. Susan Collins in Maine, saying Collins “turned her back” on women and citing her vote to confirm Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court as well as other judicial nominees who oppose abortion. (Clinged? “The removal of Margaret Sanger’s name from our building is both a necessary and overdue step to reckon with our legacy and acknowledge Planned Parenthood’s contributions to historical reproductive harm within communities of color.”Anti-choicers hyper-focus on her racist views—and yeah, she held some pretty racist views—but Margaret Sanger wasn’t trying to eradicate any particular ethnic group.When she talked about racial betterment, she meant bettering the human race by sterilizing people with disabilities.© 2020 Rewire.News. All the latest breaking news on Planned Parenthood. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty) Planned Parenthood of … “If we obliterate her, we cannot reckon with her.”It also condemned her support for policies to sterilize people who had disabilities that could not be treated; for banning immigrants with disabilities; and for “placing so-called illiterates, paupers, unemployables, criminals, prostitutes, and dope fiends on farms and in open spaces as long as necessary for the strengthening and development of moral conduct.”In a statement, the national organization said it supported the New York chapter’s decision to strike Ms. Sanger’s name from the clinic. Sanger, a feminist icon and reproductive-rights pioneer, supported a discredited belief in improving the human race through selective breeding.Susan C. Beachy contributed research.Ms. Of the New York affiliate’s 22 board members, one is Black, two are Asian and two are Hispanic.The eugenics movement had wide support at the time in both conservative and liberal circles, Ms. Chesler said, and Ms. Sanger was squarely in the latter camp. It starts by really talking about Sanger’s ableism.Can you sense my frustration? MARGARET SANGER DID NOT WANT TO ERADICATE BLACK PEOPLE.Advocates should try to redress Margaret Sanger’s birth control legacy, but few people talk about how grossly ableist she was.So while I applaud PPGNY’s decision to remove Sanger’s name from the Manhattan Clinic, the clinic missed an opportunity to talk about the intersection of reproductive rights and disability, and to engage leaders in the disability community on the issue.I love when people like Harrington pretend to care about Black babies.“Three generations of imbeciles is enough.” Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes really said that. No it does not.Margaret Sanger wanted poor people and the “insane and feeble minded” to stop breeding, irrespective of their race.“See! All rights reserved. Planned Parenthood's Manhattan Margaret Sanger Health Center will be renamed, and Planned Parenthood of Greater New York is working with the city to also rename an … Her former clinic, on West 16th Street, was designated a National Historic Landmark in 1993. Clinics also provide cancer screenings like pap smears, breast exams and colonoscopies.Have you been getting these songs wrong? She pushed for reproductive rights, even after she was arrested and sent to jail for opening her first clinic, in the Brownsville section of Brooklyn.As the story goes, Ms. Sanger treated a woman named “Sadie Sachs,” who had given herself an abortion. Planned Parenthood is part of the problem Jessa Crispin The organization is a fundraising juggernaut but women’s practical access to abortion services continues to decline News, Analysis and Opinion from POLITICO. Planned Parenthood is also talking to the city about removing Sanger’s name from over a 20-year-old street sign that hangs near its Bleecker Street office, the newspaper noted.