A Warm and Fuzzy Cancer: Beneath the Komen Hype

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Abby Zimet

Their site evidently got hacked last night.

In pretty bizarre timing, the film Pink Ribbons Inc. opens this week even as the pink-swathed, big-business Susan G. Komen Foundation succumbed to right-wing pressure and outrageously voted to cut its support for Planned Parenthood clinics - and thus its annual 750,000 breast cancer screenings. The new Canadian documentary takes an unsparing look at how effectively the fundraising giant fights - and profits from - breast cancer. More to make you mad. Trailer.

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