Abortion Clinics Under Siege by Protesters During COVID-19 Pandemic

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Despite the coronavirus pandemic, anti-abortion extremists have ramped up their tactics in the key cities. Pictured: Rally to support Planned Parenthood in St. Paul, Minnesota on April 6, 2012. (Fibonacci Blue)

In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, some anti-abortion protesters are still doing the unthinkable: doubling down to threaten patients and clinics providing essential reproductive healthcare.

Anti-abortion extremists have ramped up their tactics in the key cities of Milwaukee, Detroit, Huntsville, Indianapolis, Charlotte, Raleigh, San Francisco and Greensboro. 

To make matters even more dangerous, some are even confronting patients and staff in close physical proximity, crowding and touching them, and taunting and threatening to expose them to COVID-19.

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Affiliated Medical Services clinic has faced extreme harassment for years. One of the…

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