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

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Moya Crockett
  • Life

    Record high abortion rates show the system is failing women

  • Abortion coronavirus protests Poland
    Life

    Covid-19 is having a frightening effect on abortion rights around the world

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    Life

    Women in England will be able to take abortion pills at home during the coronavirus outbreak

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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

Protests outside abortion clinics are getting worse. Politicians must take action

The government has refused to introduce buffer zones on a national level – but this weekend’s protests show how essential they are.

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Moya Crockett
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Jameela Jamil
People

Jameela Jamil just highlighted the hypocrisy in this common anti-abortion argument

How are we still having these conversations in 2020?

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Lauren Geall
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Abortion stigma
Life

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

We need to break the stigma.

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Hollie Richardson
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Anna Brech
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Alabama’s near-total ban on abortion has just been blocked

One small triumph in the fightback for women's rights – but there's still a long way to go

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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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Alyssa Milano
People

Here’s why Alyssa Milano’s abortion story is so important

“I chose. It was my choice. And it was absolutely the right choice for me.”

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Lauren Geall
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Women walking past an abortion protest mural for decriminalising abortion.
Life

New Zealand wants to decriminalise abortion – here’s why the UK needs to do the same

It's time for a very important change.

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Lauren Geall
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Life

Praise be, Trump’s global gag rule on abortion has just been defeated for good

Democratic lawmakers are now restoring funding to family planning programs.

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Christobel Hastings
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Donald Trump
Life

“No, Donald Trump, abortion care is not the same as execution”

The POTUS peddled dangerous anti-abortion rhetoric on his 2020 campaign launch

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Christobel Hastings
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Life

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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Christobel Hastings
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Christobel Hastings
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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.

Abortion Law in America
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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Christobel Hastings
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Life

Abortion law: Elizabeth Warren and Kamala Harris are ready to fight for women's rights - here's how

The Planned Parenthood forum is the first presidential event focused on women's health

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Christobel Hastings
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Abortion law protesters
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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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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Christobel Hastings
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Elizabeth Warren during a speech in front of an American flag
People

Elizabeth Warren is going to fight back against “extreme” abortion bans

“This is a dark moment. People are scared and angry. And they are right to be. But this isn’t a moment to back down — it’s time to fight back.”

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Lauren Geall
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Busy Philipps is encouraging women to share their abortion stories on #youknowme.
People

How Busy Philipps inspired women to share their abortion stories on Twitter

The actress's #YouKnowMe camapaign comes in the wake of draconian abortion laws in the US.

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Sarah Shaffi
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Moya Crockett
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Why Northern Ireland’s abortion laws must be changed by Theresa May’s government

According to a major new report by the Women and Equalities Committee.

Call The Midwife
Life

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

Charities are calling the exclusion “stigmatising”

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Emily Baker
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