UC-San Francisco loses $2 million contract over fetal tissue concerns

National Institutes of Health won't renew contract to conduct research into therapies for various ailments, including AIDS and Parkinson's disease, over concerns about use of fetal tissue

The National Institutes of Health will not renew a contract with the University of California San Francisco over concerns about the project’s use of fetal tissue. According to the Orlando Sentinel, the decision was communicated to UCSF last week following instruction from the “highest levels.” The contract was worth approximately $2 million per year. The work in the UCSF lab … [Read more...]

How to get them to go through with an abortion anyway

UCSF trains medical students how to pressure religious women to get abortions

The University of California-San Francisco, which focuses on health sciences, offers an “Early Abortion Training Workbook” with the innocuously named chapter “Pregnancy Option Counseling Techniques.” It’s part of the taxpayer-funded university’s Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health, which brags that it has pioneered “new forms of abortion,” expanded the “abortion care … [Read more...]

When your school offers you a free sex change…

UCSF offers sex reassignment surgeries, other colleges cover airfare and hotel rooms to go under the knife elsewhere

California Catholic Daily exclusive -- Seventy-one colleges and universities across the United States cover sex reassignment surgery and hormone treatment under their student health insurance. Thirteen of those universities are in California: the California Institute of Technology, Stanford University, UC Berkeley, UC Davis, UC Irvine, UCLA, UC Merced, UC Riverside, UC San … [Read more...]


Chemical abortions four times riskier

The following comes from a Dec. 12 story on National Right to Life’s website. By Randall K. O’Bannon, Ph.D., NRL Director of Education & Research Editor’s note. NRL News Today ran a preliminary story on Wednesday that addressed some of the issues raised in far more detailed analysis by Dr. O’Bannon. The nub of the earlier post was that media outlets treated the USCF … [Read more...]

U. of Calif San Francisco offers online course on how to kill babies

Starts on Monday

The following comes from an Oct. 7 posting on LifeSiteNews. For thousands of years, doctors said they would "do no harm" in the Hippocratic Oath but starting October 13, the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) will launch the first online course to instruct medical students to cause harm to the most innocent of human beings -- the unborn. "'Abortion: Quality … [Read more...]

30 percent of U.S. abortionists located in Calif.

The following comes from an August 28 story in Time Magazine. Leave it to California to buck a national trend. As states across the U.S. enact new laws restricting abortion, Golden State lawmakers are on the cusp of passing legislation that could greatly expand access to the procedure by allowing nurse practitioners, physicians’ assistants and certified nurse midwives to … [Read more...]

Baby killing as environmental protection

Using a sneaky legislative tactic known as “gut and amend,” state Sen. Christine Kehoe has reintroduced a scaled-back version of a previously rejected bill that allows non-physicians to perform some abortions in California. The bill, SB 623, was originally introduced in February 2011 as a measure to outlaw certain copper containing paints in marine areas. The state senate … [Read more...]

Who’s the anonymous donor?

Secret public records of non-physician abortion project demanded The following is excerpted from a press release sent out on May 8. On May 10, the Life Legal Defense Foundation will request in court that essential information related to the non-physician abortion Project sponsored by UCSF/ Bixby Center for Global Reproductive Health must be made public. According to … [Read more...]