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How Pope Francis Is Changing Catholicism

For women seeking information on abortions, crisis pregnancy centers may seem like legitimate establishments to go to for guidance. Yet recent reports indicate that many of these clinics are deliberately lying to women about pregnancy termination. So what are CPCs? Are they just guises for pro-life groups? Learn More: U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Government Reform Special Investigations Division: False and Misleading Health Information Provided by Federally Funded Pregnancy Resource Centers http://www.chsourcebook.com/articles/waxman2.pdf In December 2004, Rep. Henry A. Waxman released a report analyzing the scientific accuracy of the curricula taught by federally funded abstinence-only education programs. That report found that the abstinence curricula often contained false or distorted information that misled teens about sex and reproductive health. Pregnancy Centers Found to Give False Information on Abortion http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2006/07/17/AR2006071701145.html Federally funded pregnancy resource centers are incorrectly telling women that abortion results in an increased risk of breast cancer, infertility and deep psychological trauma, a minority congressional report charged yesterday. Attorney General Press Release: Spitzer Reaches Agreement With Upstate Crisis Pregnancy Center http://animals.ag.ny.gov/press-release/spitzer-reaches-agreement-upstate-crisis-pregnancy-center Attorney General Spitzer today announced an agreement that will help clarify acceptable practices for organizations that counsel women on alternatives to abortion. U.S. House of Representatives: ''Stop Deceptive Advertising for Women's Services Act'' http://maloney.house.gov/sites/maloney.house.gov/files/documents/reproductivechoice/033006CPCbill.pdf NARAL Pro-Choice America: CPCS http://www.prochoiceamerica.org/what-is-choice/abortion/abortion-crisis-pregnancy-centers.html CPCs are a growing threat to women's health. They often lie to women about abortion and birth control. They'll do anything to scare a woman away from choosing legal abortion. NARAL Pro-Choice America: A Report on Crisis Pregnancy Centers in New York City http://www.prochoiceny.org/assets/bin/pdfs/cpcreport2010.pdf Another Perspective: Students for Life http://studentsforlife.org Watch More: Social Issues Playlist https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLS0CO0PT_kEKdhYmSlFcGLjrfq0OaIcFK _________________________ NowThis World is dedicated to bringing you topical explainers about the world around you. Each week we’ll be exploring current stories in international news, by examining the facts, providing historical context, and outlining the key players involved. We’ll also highlight powerful countries, ideologies, influential leaders, and ongoing global conflicts that are shaping the current landscape of the international community across the globe today. More from NowThis: » Subscribe to NowThis News: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe » Like NowThis World on Facebook: https://go.nowth.is/World_Facebook » Tweet @NowThisNews on Twitter: http://go.nowth.is/News_Twitter » Connect with Judah: Follow @judah_robinson on Twitter – Facebook: http://go.nowth.is/LikeJudah » Connect with Versha: Follow @versharma on Twitter – Facebook: http://go.nowth.is/LikeVersha http://www.youtube.com/nowthisworld