Ousted Planned Parenthood Boss Leana Wen Endorses Tulsis Abortion Spin

While the Democratic candidates duked it out in the presidential debate Tuesday night, reproductive rights activists were engaged in their own heated debate on the future of abortion access, spurred by a surprising tweet from the recently ousted head of Planned Parenthood. In a response to a question about reproductive rights, Democratic candidate Tulsi Gabbard told the audience she believed that abortion should be safe, legal, and rarea phrase that Democrats once used to show their support for abortion, but has fallen out of vogue with activists who say it stigmatizes the procedure. As a result, many reproductive rights advocates were shocked when Dr. Leana Wenuntil recently the president of the nations largest provider of abortionsopen letter, she wrote that …