Reproductive Rights

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

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Anna Brech
  • People

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

  • People

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

  • Rupa Huq
    Life

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

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Life

Record high abortion rates show the system is failing women

New figures released by the Department of Health point to huge problems with contraceptive services in England and Wales.

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Moya Crockett
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Abortion coronavirus protests Poland
Life

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

In times of crisis, it’s disturbing to see how quickly women’s bodily autonomy is restricted – but there are things we can do to help.

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Moya Crockett
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Life

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

A spokesperson for the Department of Health and Social Care has confirmed that the official abortion guidance is being updated.

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Lauren Geall
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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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Moya Crockett
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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.

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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A pro-choice protest in the States
Life

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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Anna Brech
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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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Christobel Hastings
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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.

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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Life

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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Christobel Hastings
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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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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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Christobel Hastings
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UN commissioner says US abortion laws are 'torture'

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

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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