Admirable Aims, But Let's Deal With the Realities of Rape in War

Admirable Aims, But Let's Deal With the Realities of Rape in War

12.06.2014
Collateral damage. Two words that change a woman who has been raped into a statistic. Two words that excuse sexual violence as an unfortunate...
A Chance to Create an Abortion Law That's Fit for Purpose - Let's Take It

A Chance to Create an Abortion Law That's Fit for Purpose - Let's Take It

12.06.2014
There's a fresh chance to remove the anachronistic requirement that two doctors must authorise a woman's request for an abortion before...
Court Orders Teenager To Have Abortion

Court Orders Teenager To Have Abortion

9.06.2014
A "very damaged" 13-year-old girl was ordered to have an abortion by Britain's most senior family judge, it has been revealed. The girl,...
Anti-Abortion Activists Stopped From 'Intimidating' Vigil By Riot Law

Anti-Abortion Activists Stopped From 'Intimidating' Vigil By Riot Law

Jessica Elgot  7.06.2014
Anti-abortion activists who attempt to stop women visiting a clinic for terminations have been barred from the facility using rioting legislation,...
Pro-Life, Anti-Abortion Charities Banned From Advertising At Oxford University

Pro-Life, Anti-Abortion Charities Banned From Advertising At Oxford University

4.06.2014
A pro-life charity has been banned from advertising at Oxford University's student union over its controversial stance on abortion, and...
Delivering Babies and Providing Abortion Care - Two Sides of the Same Coin

Delivering Babies and Providing Abortion Care - Two Sides of the Same Coin

2.06.2014
The Mail asks whether it isn't "a grotesque conflict of roles to ask midwives to snuff out the lives of unborn babies they would normally...
Abortion: It's Nothing to be Ashamed Of

Abortion: It's Nothing to be Ashamed Of

27.05.2014
A woman having an abortion is considered to be a cold and heartless whore unless she regrets and apologises for it. The truth is the majority...

Liberal or Conservative, You're Probably Irrational

27.05.2014
In light of the European elections, and the ideological cacophony that has resulted, it is worth shining a pessimistic light on our political...

Supporting Pregnancy Choices, Trusting Women to Decide

19.05.2014
We should stop compartmentalising these interconnected areas of women's lives, and let a commitment to women's choice and autonomy underpin...

High Court Rules On 13-Year-Old's Abortion Decision

10.05.2014
A High Court judge has ruled that a 13-year-old girl is capable of making her own decisions about whether or not to terminate a pregnancy....
Why Abortion Is the UK's Most Controversial Postcode Lottery

Why Abortion Is the UK's Most Controversial Postcode Lottery

10.05.2014
This week, like every other, about 20 women from Northern Ireland will travel to the mainland for an abortion. Unlike women in the rest...
Why We Should Be Thanking Emily Letts for Filming Her Own Abortion

Why We Should Be Thanking Emily Letts for Filming Her Own Abortion

10.05.2014
For me, terminating a pregnancy is a big deal. But because the decision to have an abortion is a serious one, shouldn't it also be an informed...
Anger As High Court Rules NI Women Are NOT Entitled To Free Abortions On The NHS

Anger As High Court Rules NI Women Are NOT Entitled To Free Abortions On The NHS

8.05.2014
The High Court in London has ruled women from Northern Ireland are not legally entitled to free abortions on the NHS in England. Human...

El Salvador Continues to Imprison Women Who Miscarry

7.05.2014
Restrictions on abortion laws in El Salvador continue to tighten as feminist and pro-choice groups launch a campaign to officially pardon...