With anti-abortion laws making headlines, now’s as good a time as ever for a refresher on just how these stories should be covered. Thank goodness for the handy “Guidance Reminder” from NPR’s standards and practices editor Mark Memmott:

Thinking about calling a late-term abortion a “late-term abortion”? Don’t. Thinking about acknowledging that the human being growing inside that pregnant woman is an “unborn” “baby”? Don’t. This is NPR, after all, and there are standards that must be followed.

It’s not anything but that. That’s all it is. Read the whole thing and see for yourselves.

They may not be as loud as some of the other firefighters out there, but NPR is just as dirty and craven as the rest of them.



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