Walk for Life West Coast ‘Abortion HURTS Women’ banners being seen far and wide

Posted on Jan 17, 2014 in 2014 Banners, 2014 Walk for Life, Blog, Media Bias, Press Coverage

This year’s Walk for Life West Coast outreach, our ‘Abortion Hurts Women’ banners on Market Street, have certainly generated a lot of interest. Here is a partial list of media organizations which have, to date, reported on our banners:   ABC KGO-TV News California Catholic Daily  California Catholic Daily  Catholic News Service, via Catholic Review  Catholic Philly Catholic San Francisco  Christian Post KCBS Radio Life...

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ABC News jumps on ‘hate speech’ bandwagon, ignores government censorship

Posted on Jan 16, 2014 in 2014 Banners, 2014 Walk for Life, Blog, Media Bias, Press Coverage

Today KGO TV, San Francisco’s ABC affiliate, reported on the resolution introduced by San Francisco Supervisor David Campos and six of his colleagues which would put the supervisors on record as opposing the Walk for Life West Coast’s now-famous “Abortion Hurts Women” banners.  Further, the resolution would “review the criteria” for accepting banners on public property. The segment opened with the sentence...

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Walk for Life West Coast’s Eva Muntean shreds SF Supervisors censorship threat

Posted on Jan 15, 2014 in 2014 Banners, 2014 Radio Interviews, 2014 Walk for Life, Blog, Opposition to Walk for Life

Today KCBS Radio interviewed Walk for Life West Coast co-chair Eva Muntean about the attempted censorship of the Walk for Life West Coast ‘Abortion Hurts Women’ banners by the San Francisco Board of Supervisors. SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) — Members of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors have taken aim at anti-abortion banners placed on busy Market Street. Supervisor David Campos and six other supervisors are supporting a resolution...

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SF Supervisors want to censor Walk for Life West Coast banners

Posted on Jan 15, 2014 in 2014 Banners, 2014 Walk for Life, Blog, Opposition to Walk for Life

The Walk for Life West Coast does not have a payroll, but if it did it would seem that the San Francisco Board of Supervisors ought to be on it. Their inept meddling with the Walk, which began with the very first Walk in 2005, continues to provide us with excellent publicity. And they’re at it again. Now Supervisor David Campos, “Supervisor Snowflake,” joined by six of his colleagues, has introduced a resolution condemning our...

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Walk for Life West Coast Message Generates Outrage in SF

Posted on Jan 14, 2014 in 2014 Banners, 2014 Walk for Life, Blog

Opponents Demand Mayor Remove “Abortion Hurts Women” Banners Each year, the Walk for Life West Coast  tries to find new ways to get our message across in the sometimes-hostile city of San Francisco. In 2009, we advertised the event with a billboard on US 80, which was seen by hundreds of thousands of drivers:     The billboard was effective enough that opponents of the Walk defaced it with paintball guns, although the...

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Walk for Life West Coast banners get attention!

Posted on Jan 2, 2014 in 2014 Banners, 2014 Walk for Life, Blog

A few days ago our new Walk for Life West Coast banners went up along Market Street.  Not everyone was pleased! On December 31, Heather Knight, writing at SF Gate/Sf Chronicle did a story titled Holiday furor over anti-abortion banners on Market Street. Ms. Knight wrote: “A group called Walk for Life West Coast, which is organizing its 10th annual antiabortion march in San Francisco on January 25, has placed 50 banners along Market Street...

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