Abortion Rights In Ireland: Now Is The Time For Change

Abortion Rights In Ireland: Now Is The Time For Change

Sarah Cope  11.11.2016
No woman should have to go through that against her will. No woman should have to scrabble about for money and shroud herself in secrecy...
Why Our Reproductive Rights Depend On Difficult People (And How To Become One Of Them)

Why Our Reproductive Rights Depend On Difficult People (And How To Become One Of Them)

Genevieve Edwards  10.11.2016
As front doors go, you probably wouldn't notice it if it wasn't for the ever-present protesters outside. They might prompt you to glance...
Life Isn't That Black And White

Life Isn't That Black And White

Laura Moore  7.10.2016
Last nights BBC2 documentary 'A World Without Down's Syndrome?' has already raised a lot of questions before it was even aired and although...
Cathy Newman Praised For 'Brave And Honest' Piece On Having An Abortion

Cathy Newman Praised For 'Brave And Honest' Piece On Having An Abortion

Louise Ridley  3.10.2016
Cathy Newman has been praised for writing a revealing piece explaining why her own abortion made her support women whose “basic...
The Mother Teresa Problem: Basic Women's Rights Are Still Being Failed By The Catholic Church

The Mother Teresa Problem: Basic Women's Rights Are Still Being Failed By The Catholic Church

Stefan Rollnick  5.09.2016
Growing up in the Catholic Church, I was taught to revere Mother Teresa as the embodiment of goodwill and sacrifice; she was a woman who...
Governments Can't Stop Abortion - We Can Help Make It Safe

Governments Can't Stop Abortion - We Can Help Make It Safe

Ann Furedi  5.09.2016
We believe it's right for women to make their own life choices. It's a travesty of justice and a moral abhorrence to impose pregnancy on...
Confidential Helpline Launched To Support Women Who've Taken Illegal Abortion Pills

Confidential Helpline Launched To Support Women Who've Taken Illegal Abortion Pills

Rachel Moss  1.09.2016
A free, confidential telephone helpline has launched to help women who have bought illegal abortion pills online. The aftercare helpline...
Naya Rivera Praised For Speaking About Abortion She Had While Filming Glee

Naya Rivera Praised For Speaking About Abortion She Had While Filming Glee

Natasha Hinde  25.08.2016
Actress Naya Rivera has been praised for bravely speaking out about having an abortion. In her new book ‘Sorry Not Sorry’,...
From the Sea to Cyberspace and Beyond

From the Sea to Cyberspace and Beyond

Julia Ellis-Kahana  24.05.2016
With a spirit determined to trail blaze through the clouds, reminiscent of Amelia Earhart's landmark solo flight across the Atlantic Ocean...
Midwife Slams 'Gruesome' Call To Scrap Time Limit For Abortions

Midwife Slams 'Gruesome' Call To Scrap Time Limit For Abortions

Louise Ridley  22.05.2016
A midwife who was at the centre of a high-profile court case has called on colleagues to "forcefully refuse" to back the "horror" position...
Rise In Abortion Rates Among Women In Relationships And Over 30s

Rise In Abortion Rates Among Women In Relationships And Over 30s

Natasha Hinde  17.05.2016
Abortion rates are rising among women who are married or in relationships, as well as those who are aged 30 and over, new figures show. The...
Outrage After Royal College Of Midwives Chief Backs 'Extreme' Abortion Campaign

Outrage After Royal College Of Midwives Chief Backs 'Extreme' Abortion Campaign

Kathryn Snowdon  16.05.2016
Thousands are calling for the Royal College of Midwives to retract its "extreme" position to scrap the abortion time limit after the union's...
1 In 4 Pregnancies End In Abortion, Global Report Finds

1 In 4 Pregnancies End In Abortion, Global Report Finds

Rachel Moss  12.05.2016
One quarter of all pregnancies ends in an abortion each year, new global estimates suggest. Research from the World Health Organisation...
Abortion - A Choice Made From Love

Abortion - A Choice Made From Love

Deborah Hitchins  10.05.2016
It's a decision that smashes your heart instantaneously into a million pieces. A decision that changes you forever. A decision that you...