Susan G Komen foundation

Maddow Looks At List Of Wingnuts Hoping To Succeed Chambliss

Now that Saxby Chambliss has decided he doesn't want to have to face a primary race for his Senate seat, Rachel Maddow took her viewers through the list of potential replacements that would like to succeed him, and it's a doozy. Georgia's Saxby

Morale Plummets At Susan G Komen For The Cure Foundation

Hmm, I wonder why things are a little bit difficult over at the Susan G Komen Foundation right now? It's not like they did much, other than collaborate with the Catholic Church and other players to defund Planned Parenthood, after all. And yet,

Karen Handel Resigns From Komen Foundation

Karen Handel has resigned from the Susan G Komen Foundation, but not with much in the way of regret. Here is her resignation letter. Dear Ambassador Brinker: Susan G. Komen for the Cure has been the recognized leader for more 30 years in the

What Cancer Is, And What It's Not

(h/t ABL WARNING: Graphic images and language) My mother died of breast cancer. I'm sure the vast majority of people reading this can point to an aunt, a cousin, a sister, a best friend who has had the disease. So far, the estimated new

Pink Ribbons: What Are They Tied To?

This is a trailer for a documentary coming out Friday about the "pinkification" of breast cancer. Could it be any more timely, considering the exposure of the Susan G Komen Foundation as a right-wing tool? So much information has emerged, so