All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘susan g komen’

Breast Cancer: Forces Unite For Powerful Cause

One organization devoted to fighting breast cancer is a force of good, but three organizations coming together to research the side effects of treating the disease is a force of power. Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation (DSLRF), Susan G. Komen, and Young Survival Coalition (YSC) are all combining forces to research short-term and long-term ramifications, both emotionally and physically, of …

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Komen’s Karen Handel Resigns: Twitter Reactions

The goodwill PR machine at Susan G. Komen for the Cure is working to curry favor back towards the organization after last week’s media nightmare. On today’s agenda: accepting SGK Vice President Karen Handel’s resignation. Handel was at the center of last week’s storm of outrage about Komen’s controversial decision to pull funding from Planned Parenthood. Supporters of Planned Parenthood …

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Susan G. Komen Decision Reversed, Schooled by Twitter & Facebook

No sooner did I finish an article about how much people were talking on social media about Susan G. Komen’s decision to defund Planned Parenthood than does Komen release a statement saying that they’re reversing the decision and will, in fact, continue to support Planned Parenthood. (image)@TPMTalking Points MemoBREAKING: Komen reverses position on Planned Parenthood, pledges to continue funding http://t.co/mPsrAfyt(image) …

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Susan G. Komen/Planned Parenthood Ordeal: Twitter Reactions [UPDATED]

In case you don’t have any access to any kind of social media, let’s catch you up: Susan G. Komen for the Cure, the breast cancer charity that has become synonymous with the color pink, created quite the controversy earlier this week when they cut off their funding to Planned Parenthood. Komen says it’s because they don’t fund organizations who …

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