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A woman holds a sign that reads "Abortion is healthcare"

19 powerful images from yesterday’s Women’s March for abortion rights

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Lauren Geall
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    Women who had abortions in lockdown are sharing their experiences – and it’s powerful reading

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    “I am terrified”: why one meaningful graduation speech is going viral

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    Three Families is a reminder that the fight for abortion rights in Northern Ireland isn’t over

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Health

A “Green Wave” group of feminists just scored a huge victory for women in Argentina

Pro-choice campaigners hail a feminist breakthrough with the legalisation of abortion.

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Anna Brech
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Amy Coney Barrett
Politics

What Amy Coney Barrett’s Supreme Court nomination could mean for abortion rights in America

Trump’s latest move could present a very real threat to the legal protection of reproductive care.

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Lauren Geall
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People

Trump says Ruth Bader Ginsburg was “amazing”: but will he honour her deathbed wish?

The decades-long fight to protect reproductive rights now stands on a cliff-edge.

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Anna Brech
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People

Farewell Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a true feminist icon for the ages

In memory of one of womanhood's most prolific trail-blazers.

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Moya Crockett
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Anna Brech
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Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s most powerful quotes on women, justice and self-belief

Life advice from an equality trailblazer and feminist tour de force.

Rupa Huq
Life

MPs just voted overwhelmingly in favour of banning protests outside abortion clinics

MP Rupa Huq tells Stylist why she introduced a bill that would create buffer zones around all abortion clinics in England and Wales.

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Moya Crockett
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Stella Creasy
People

Stella Creasy debates Northern Ireland abortion laws in parliament while holding her baby

The Labour MP asked the government what it plans to do about abortion services in Northern Ireland.

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Hollie Richardson
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How to deal with a sore loser like Donald Trump, according to experts
Life

Trump just won yet another victory in his attempt to roll back abortion rights

Pro-choice campaigners warn “women and their families will suffer”.

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Jessica Rapana
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Opinion

Why Florida’s new parental consent law for abortion is putting women’s lives at risk

This latest attempt to reel back American women’s reproductive rights is not just troubling – it’s dangerous.

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Jessica Rapana
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Lucy Mangan

Lucy Mangan: “We must stand together for our reproductive rights”

Your body, your decision – why do we need to reiterate?

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Lucy Mangan
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People

Why feminist politicians in the US are calling for men to have vasectomies

It’s to do with the controversial abortion ban being implemented in Alabama.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Jessica Rapana
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The law allowing US women access to abortion is facing its biggest threat yet

As 2020 begins, US women’s reproductive rights are being threatened more than ever

America doesn’t need another president who will make decisions and policy off of zero experience, with a personal vendetta that could affect the masses.
People

Planned Parenthood shuts down Kanye West’s “shaming” abortion pill claim

Rapper suggests emergency contraception causes abortion in controversial rant

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Anna Brech
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Jonathan Van Ness
Life

Queer Eye and Derry Girls just joined forces to celebrate Northern Ireland’s good news

This is sparking joy across the internet.

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Hollie Richardson
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Northern Ireland abortion
Visible Women

As Northern Ireland decriminalises abortion, let’s celebrate the women who got us here

From grassroots activists to women who faced prosecution for having abortions, we should pay tribute to those who helped make history.

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Moya Crockett
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Taylor Swift
People

Taylor Swift is no longer prepared to stay quiet when it comes to politics

“I just wanna do everything I can for 2020.”

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Lauren Geall
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Kamala Harris
People

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

Despite talking about the Hyde Amendment, neither Joe Biden nor Kamala Harris actually said the word itself.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Northern Ireland Bill: abortion and same-sex marriage to be extended to Northern Ireland
Life

Northern Ireland’s ban on abortion and same-sex marriage has officially been lifted

It’s a momentous day for women and LGBTQ+ people in Northern Ireland. Here’s what you need to know.

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Moya Crockett
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Pip Cook
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Busy Philipps just called out a major publication on the way it talks about rape

The actress took on the L.A. Times for a headline it published about the rape of a 12-year-old girl

Northern Ireland abortion laws: MPs vote for change
Life

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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Hollie Richardson
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