In which we lay the smackdown on biased coverage of Walk for Life West Coast

Posted on Jan 21, 2016 in 2016 Walk for Life, Blog, Media Bias, Opposition to Walk for Life, Press Coverage, Uncategorized

Today’s National Observer, an online publication out of Canada, featured an article on abortion in the United States. The author is Massoud Hayoun. Mr. Hayoun asked for commentary from the Walk for Life West Coast, and we supplied it. But we always expect biased coverage from the mainstream media and we are always prepared! In addition to us, Mr. Hayoun interveiewed pro-abortionists Laura Woods and Sunsara Taylor from “Stop the...

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Walk for Life’s Dolores Meehan On Media Bias

Posted on Jan 20, 2016 in 2016 Walk for Life, Blog, Media Bias, Press Coverage

Our Walk for Life West Coast co-chair Dolores Meehan was invited to join the Alliance for Fair Coverage of Life Issues. The Alliance launched its #CoverTheMarch campaign today demanding the media cover this year’s March for Life (and the Walk for Life West Coast!) and cover it fairly. Here’s Dolo’s statement:   “It’s almost a dereliction of duty how the MSM virtually ignores upward of 50K peaceful demonstrators blocking San...

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Barbara Simpson covers Walk for Life in World Net Daily!

Posted on Jan 18, 2015 in 2015 Walk for Life, Blog, Media Bias, Press Coverage

From today’s World Net Daily: Walking for Life to save babies Exclusive: Barbara Simpson invites Americans to join massive, grassroots rally Given that the San Francisco Bay Area has a high rate of abortions, it’s probably surprising to many that for the last 11 years, there’s been an annual “Walk for Life-West Coast” that draws thousands of people from across the state, nationwide and indeed, even from Canada. It’s taking place again,...

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Pope Francis’ greetings to the Walk for Life West Coast

Posted on Jan 28, 2014 in 2014 Walk for Life, Blog, Holy Father, Media Bias, Press Coverage

Johanna Dasteel at LifeSiteNews has a second more extensive article about the Walk for Life West Coast. Some excerpts, but read the whole thing: Pope Francis’ representative: West Coast walk for Life a ‘prophetic’ witness for the unborn SAN FRANCISCO, January 28, 2014 (LifeSiteNews.com) – A media blackout could not not stop theWalk for Life West Coast from attracting the largest crowds that the San Francisco event has yet to...

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“You can avoid the truth but you can’t avoid the traffic!”

Posted on Jan 27, 2014 in 2014 Attendance, 2014 Walk for Life, Blog, Media Bias, Press Coverage

That was the comment made last year by Walk for Life West Coast co-chair Dolores Meehan in response to complaints by people who were caught unaware in the traffic as a result of the magnitude of the Walk for Life West Coast. We sympathize, of course, with people caught in traffic. But it immediately raises the question: why were they unaware? They were (and are–people had similar problems on Saturday) unaware because San Francisco’s...

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“End the Media Blackout” Campaign a Big Success!

Posted on Jan 26, 2014 in 2014 Walk for Life, Blog, Media Bias, Press Coverage

Thank you, Walk for Life West coast participants! It looks like our our twitter campaign to end the media blackout against the Walk for Life West Coast has borne some fruit. The Associated Press had a story about the Walk both before the event and after the event. The story following the Walk was fair and balanced. Excerpt: “A massive and diverse crowd of protesters rallied in front of City Hall before marching down Market Street to...

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