Crisis Communications Abortion advocacy group takes heat over coat hanger pendants Critics who commented on an article about the pendants on National Review Online called them ‘disgusting and irresponsible.’ By Kevin Allen@kevin_j_allenMarch 25, 2014 SHARE Ragan Insider Premium Content The Abortion Fund’s response has been decidedly defiant. A statement from its president, Val Vilott, reads, in part: To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.