Abortions

Abortions, breaking news, photos, comments, social media posts on this topic.

  • Abortion stigma
    Life

    Just 1 in 3 women would tell a friend they were considering abortion. That has to change

  • Northern Ireland abortion laws: MPs vote for change
    Life

    MPS have backed huge abortion law changes in Northern Ireland, but not including Boris Johnson

  • Elizabeth Warren
    People

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

Latest Stories

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Long Reads

Why are people boycotting Netflix?

The reason is completely unfounded.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Abortion protests
Long Reads

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?

Posted by
Hannah-Rose Yee
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Jameela Jamil
People

Jameela Jamil still doesn’t give a flying f**k what you think about her abortion story

"Call me whatever you like. I'm not sorry about my abortion."

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
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Milla Jovovich
People

Why Milla Jovovich decided to tell the story of her “horrific” emergency abortion

“I still have nightmares about it.”

Posted by
Hannah-Rose Yee
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Emily Baker
Published

The BBC won’t give out “controversial” abortion advice

Charities are calling the exclusion “stigmatising”

BEVERLY HILLS, CALIFORNIA - JANUARY 06: Saoirse Ronan poses in the press room during the 75th Annual Golden Globe Awards held at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 06, 2019 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by George Pimentel/WireImage,)
People

Saoirse Ronan talks abortion, homosexuality and the power of the Catholic Church

“I remember thinking that even though it was the right thing, maybe I shouldn’t say anything,” recalls Saoirse Ronan.

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
People

The powerful reason why Cynthia Nixon held up a coat hanger during speech

“And this is why we must fight.”

Posted by
Susan Devaney
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Life

MPs share own personal abortion stories during Northern Ireland debate

“We are not criminals.”

Posted by
Susan Devaney
Published
Michelle Williams
People

Michelle Williams and Amazon Prime team up for vital abortion movie

And she’s producing it, too.

Posted by
Susan Devaney
Published
Life

London’s historic abortion clinic ban has already been breached

The move has been backed by politicians, Jeremy Corbyn and Sadiq Khan.

Posted by
Susan Devaney
Published
Visible Women

Women’s Daily Dispatch: The news you need to know on 10/4/18

From Lauren Mayberry saving a female rock school from closure to an historic vote on buffering zones outside abortion clinics.

Posted by
Susan Devaney
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Amy Swales
Published

BMA votes to make abortion legal in England and Wales

It is still an offence punishable by life in prison

Life

Watch 16-year-old expertly shut down a politician’s views on abortion

“I’m a young woman and you’re a middle-aged man”

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published
Life

Surprise! Your tampon tax money is funding an anti-abortion charity

Not quite what you had in mind?

Posted by
Moya Crockett
Published
People

Emma Stone uses Oscars 2017 dress to make powerful feminist statement

The Best Actress winner decided it was time to get political on the red carpet

Posted by
Kayleigh Dray
Published