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Meet The Women Fighting Northern Ireland’s Abortion Ban

In 1967, the Abortion Act made it lawful for any British woman to have an abortion, so long as it was administered by a registered practitioner and two doctors agree an abortion would cause less damage to a woman’s physical or mental health than continuing with the pregnancy. Read More »

Oklahoma and Kansas Lawmakers Pass Ban on Safe Abortion Procedure

When Kansas Governor and long-time anti-abortionist Sam Brownback signed a ban on a common, medically-sound second-trimester abortion procedure on Tuesday, it was the first legislation of its kind. Read More »