July 8, 2019

Monday (Moderated) Open Thread (070819)

Filed under: Lucid Links — Tom @ 6:00 am

This open thread is meant for commenters to post on items which they believe need to be known. Rules are here.

Positivity: “Unplanned” Movie Premiers in Theaters Across Canada Despite Censorship and Pro-Abortion Threats

Filed under: Life-Based News,Positivity — Tom @ 5:55 am

From Canada, via Life News:

JUL 3 2019, 11:09AM

“Unplanned” finally is coming to Canada.

The film, based on the true story of Planned Parenthood director-turned pro-life advocate Abby Johnson, received overwhelming support in American theaters this spring. But the filmmakers initially struggled to find a distributor in Canada.

Their persistence paid off, because the film is slated to be shown in at least 24 theaters across the country starting July 12, The Canadian Press reports.

“When UNPLANNED comes to Canadian theaters, this movie will make abortion unpopular,” producers/directors Cary Solomon and Chuck Konzelman said in a statement. “This is the movie that no one wants you to see, and it took a petition, a boycott and a brave independent distributor who would boldly bring this movie to the people of Canada.” …

Go here for the rest of the story.