Abortion Support Network

Yes, Savita Halappanavar's Death IS a Political Issue

Kate Smurthwaite | Posted 15.01.2013 | UK Politics
Kate Smurthwaite

This weeks' protest outside the Irish Embassy in London over the death of Savita Halappanavar was a first for me. I've been to dozens of pro-choice protests before but this was the first time I've attended one with no sign whatsoever of a counter-protest. I guess it's hard to claim to be 'pro-life' when someone is actually dead.

Shame And Secrecy: The British Women Being Smuggled Across The Border For Abortions

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 30.04.2012 | UK

Every year women scrimp, save and lie to their families just to get access to basic healthcare. Some sell their pensions, use a loan shark, beg st...