Abortion Law

  • Placards in support of a Public Space Protection Order are placed outside the Marie Stopes Abortion Clinic by a pro-choice group on October 27, 2017 in London, England. Earlier this month, Ealing councillors voted in favour of enforcing a Public Space Protection Order (PSPO) to prevent anti-abortion groups from gathering outside the Marie Stopes clinic.
    Life

    Campaigners call on government to legislate safe zones around abortion clinics

  • Women walking past an abortion protest mural for decriminalising abortion.
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    New Zealand wants to decriminalise abortion – here’s why the UK needs to do the same

  • Kamala Harris
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    The second Democratic debates prove that abortion is still a dirty word

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What is Kamala Harris’ stance on the issues that matter to women?

The presidential hopeful is campaigning for election in 2020. These are her most important policies.

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What is Elizabeth Warren’s stance on the issues that matter to women?

The senator is about to go into the second Democratic debate in the lead-up to the 2020 elections. These are her most important policies.

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Northern Ireland abortion laws: MPs vote for change
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MPS have backed huge abortion law changes in Northern Ireland, but not including Boris Johnson

Johnson said it should remain a “devolved issue”.

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Abortion in Northern Ireland: this is how to support a new vote to change the law

It's as simple as clicking a button

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Hannah Gadbsy recalling her rape related abortion is terrifying, but it’s essential we listen

“I would be dead. It’s as simple as that.”

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The Dominican Republic’s total abortion ban is endangering the lives of teenage girls

A new report from the Human Rights Watch finds unsafe abortions are on the rise.

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Abortion ban: Planned Parenthood campaign shows abortion care is not up for debate

Bans Off My Body is fighting abortion bans on the frontlines.

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Life

Trump’s cruel abortion ban for immigrant teens has finally been overturned

The ACLU, who brought the case to court on behalf of several pregnant teens in custody, called the policy a “blatant abuse of power.”

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People

Tiffany Haddish is taking a powerful stance against anti-abortion legislation in Georgia

Now that Georgia has passed its “heartbeat” abortion bill into law, more than 50 stars, producers and writers have refused to work in the state.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Life

Texas abortion ban: All-male council just unanimously voted to ban abortions

The city of Waskom declared itself a "sanctuary of the unborn"

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Christobel Hastings
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People

Ariana Grande has just donated a lot of money to Planned Parenthood

Another celeb joins the fight for our reproductive rights

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Why Michelle Wolf wants to make jokes about the abortion ban

The US comedian says that it’s time we treated abortion like the everyday occurrence that, for many women, it is and should be.

Billy Porter
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Understanding the powerful statement hidden inside Billy Porter’s Tony Awards dress

The actor chose theatre’s biggest awards night to take a stance on abortion rights.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Elizabeth Warren
People

Elizabeth Warren just perfectly summed up why abortion should be government funded

What is the Hyde Amendment, and why is it so dangerous for women?

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Abortion protests
Life

UN commissioner says US abortion laws are 'torture'

'This is a crisis. It's a crisis directed at women.'

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Why are people boycotting Netflix?

The reason is completely unfounded.

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Abortion law protesters
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How New York, Illinois and Nevada are fighting to protect abortion rights

"We’re not going back to coat hangers, we’re not going back to dying. We’re not going back."

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Taylor Swift LGBTQ post
Life

Taylor Swift just did something major for LGBTQ+ rights

She usually remains silent on political issues

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Hollie Richardson
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The powerful message in Gucci's latest show is a triumph for women

Harry Styles and Steve Nicks joined in the fight too

Abortion protests
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Louisiana just voted to ban abortion. How can the Heartbeat Bill be stopped?

Another American state has passed draconian abortion law reforms. How can the Heartbeat Bill be defeated?

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