Bill O'Reilly Was Not Alone In Targeting Dr. Tiller

While he was certainly the loudest, as Beck was when he was during the "Obama's coming for ur guns" lunacy -- and we all know how that turned out of cops in Pennsylvania -- BillO certainly wasn't the only one on the Dr. Tillman war path.

...As Right Wing Watch reports:

Bill O'Reilly is deservedly getting lots of attention for his years-long vicious crusade against George Tiller...

...But it should be pointed out that O'Reilly had a lot of company in this effort to demonize Tiller, as Religious Right groups had been targeting Tiller for years and regularly holding him up as the epitome of the "evil" that is reproductive choice.

For instance, just last month, more than two dozen right-wing groups and activists sent a letter to Senators opposing the nomination of Kathleen Sebelius to be Secretary of Health and Human Services, citing among their primary concerns her "ties" to Tiller:


...Tiller's name was mentioned dozens if not hundreds of times on the websites of organization's like Focus on the Family, Faith 2 Action, Vision America, American Family Association, Christian Coalition, American Center for Law and Justice, the Christian Anti-Defamation Commission, the Traditional Values Coalition, and the Alliance Defense Fund where he was often referred to with terms like "accused serial abortionist," the most notorious abortionist in America," "George (the Killer) Tiller," and "Tiller the Killer."

There are at least 78 mentions of the name "George Tiller" on the Family Research Council website, often in connection with statements like this from March of this year:

read the rest of this detailed piece from Right Wing Watch....
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