Grand Illusions: The Legacy of Planned Parenthood

Grand Illusions: The Legacy of Planned Parenthood

by George Grant

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Grand Illusions: The Legacy of Planned Parenthood by George Grant

Thoroughly researched, carefully written, and comprehensively documented, Grand Illusions has already made its mark as the single best-selling volume of all time on Planned Parenthood's role in the controversial matters of abortion and sex education. No other book has so thoroughly surveyed the divisive issues, dominating personalities, legal and judicial precedents, educational and political initiatives, social consequences, and global impact of this organization and the great debates it has engendered worldwide.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781581820577
Publisher: Sourcebooks, Incorporated
Publication date: 03/01/2000
Edition description: REVISED
Pages: 431
Product dimensions: 6.02(w) x 9.04(h) x 1.23(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsxxiii
Preface to the Fourth Edition: Grand Evasionsxxv
Introduction: Ad Vitum1
Part IThe Illusion
1.In the Heat of the Fight: A Wild State11
Facing the Anomaly
In the Belly of the Beast
Hell's Ballad
Insomnia's Clarity
2.Sex, Lies, and Political Correctness: A Flash in the Pan23
Back to the Future
The Flash Gordon Worldview
Scientific Mumbojumbo
Survival of the Nastiest
Human Weeds
Unsocial Welfare
Prophet, Priest, and King
A Cosmic End Run
3.Without a Choice: The Empire Strikes Back49
Fomenting Backlash
Apostles of Ignorance
Champions of Choice?
Closed Worldview
Mythology
Part IIThe Legacy
4.Bad Seed: The Historical Legacy67
Growing Up Wrong
The Winter of Her Discontent
The Woman Rebel
Sex Education
Planned Parenthood Is Conceived
The Continuing Legacy
5.Machiavellian Medicine: The Scientific Legacy85
The Medical Risks of Abortion
The Innovation Illusion
The Medical Risks of Birth Control
The STD Illusion
Medicine and the Lost Legacy
Sexual Balance
Conclusion
6.Human Weeds: The Racial Legacy113
The Planned Parenthood Connection
Racism and Abortion
Racism and Sterilization
Scientific Racism
The Theology of Racism
Conclusion
7.Selling Sex: The Educational Legacy125
The Shocking Betrayal
The Business of Revolution
The Sex Education Illusion
Defining the Terms
Backwards Deal
Brazen Lips
Conclusion
8.Robber Barons: The Financial Legacy147
Soaking the Taxpayer
Highway Robbery Made Easy
If at First You Don't Succeed ... Sue
At Mammon's Shrine
Money Laundering: Establishment
Planned Parenthood and Parents: Expansion
Through the Back Door: Recruitment
The Day Draws Nigh
Conclusion
9.Your Tax Dollars at Work: The Institutional Legacy167
Looking a Gift Horse in the Mouth
Program Sweepstakes
The United Way
The March of Dimes
Corporate Philanthropy
Family Foundations
Unholy Alliances
Conclusion
10.The Camera Blinked: The Media Legacy183
Why Don't We Know?
The Seven Deadly Sinners
RU-Kidding?
News and Truth
The Press as a Moral Force
The Cloak of Conspiracy
Conclusion
11.Global Reimaging: The International Legacy203
Evangelistic Zeal
A New World Order
Colonizing the Globe
The Commission Reversed
Conclusion
12.A Divine Tragedy: The Religious Legacy221
In the Beginning
The Betrayal
The Balak Strategy
Reaping the Whirlwind
Achan in the Camp
Conclusion
13.Corporate Reinvention: The Final Legacy239
A Poison Pill
The Reinvention Trap
Victoria's Secret
Bad to the Bone
Part IIIThe Obsolescence
14.Slaying Dragons: A Commitment253
The Light of Day
Alertness
Steadfastness
Courage
Strength
Love
Character in Context
Conclusion
15.Idols for Destruction: A Strategy277
Church and State
The Prophetic Church
The Priestly Task
The Schools
The Media
Local Governments
The Legislature
The Courts
The Bureaucracy
Paying the Piper
Tearing Down the High Places
Conclusion
16.Altars for Construction: An Agenda311
The Brass Tacks
Almsgiving
Prayer
Fasting
"Where the Rubber Meets the Road"
Conclusion
17.This too Shall Pass: A Promise331
Part IVResources
Appendix AThe Faithful Witness: Making a Presentation335
Appendix BPro-Life Activism: A Social Gospel?339
Appendix CSelect Bibliographic Resources347
End Notes365
Index423
About the Author431

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