And just as I wasn't outraged yesterday by the decision to withdraw money, I also think they're well within their rights to reinstate it if they think that doing so will best further their mission. I doubt that this is over -- pro-lifers are now going to have their own round of outraged protest. And to be fair, I do think that they should offer give back any money they raised over the last two days, since that was mostly coming from pro-lifers who were voicing support for the organization's decision not to fund Planned Parenthood. But other than that, I think it's their right to decide what advances their mission--and of course, every potential donor's right to decide if that's what they want to support.
The really interesting question is this: will the pro-choice donors come back? Or has Komen damaged its brand to no purpose?
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