Abortionist Compares Pro-Lifers to Taliban in Federal Court Hearing

Merle Hoffman, a prominent New York abortionist, compared pro-life sidewalk counselors to the Taliban while testifying in court earlier this month, referring to their beliefs as comparable to the terror group’s “misogyny and fundamentalism.” Hoffman, dubbed “The Millionaire Abortionist” by a 2011 Forbes article, is the CEO of Choices Women’s Medical Center in New York City. Her comments comparing pro-lifers to terrorists were brought up when she was questioned in court as part of a federal lawsuit brought by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman. The Schneiderman lawsuit was filed against pro-life activists who stood outside of an abortion facility to pray