Protecting Pregnancies With a Slice of Bread - Why We Should Back Flour Fortification

Protecting Pregnancies With a Slice of Bread - Why We Should Back Flour Fortification

3.04.2014
There are many circumstances that affect whether a woman decides to end a pregnancy which we simply can't change. We can't conjure up the...
Spain Desperately Needs to Embrace the Pro-Choice Movement

Spain Desperately Needs to Embrace the Pro-Choice Movement

31.03.2014
Being pro-choice is the best choice. It respects a woman's agency over her own body and treats her as a fully autonomous individual with...
'This House Regrets the 1967 Abortion Act'

'This House Regrets the 1967 Abortion Act'

20.03.2014
This was the title of a debate hosted by Oxford Students for Life on Monday 10th March...
Abortion and Women's Other Secrets: What Do We Do With Our Shame?

Abortion and Women's Other Secrets: What Do We Do With Our Shame?

28.02.2014
There are statistics, news stories and articles everywhere about women made ashamed and guilty by secrets: singledom, childlessness, genital...
London Clinic Warns Abortions Can Make Women More Likely To Sexually Abuse Children

London Clinic Warns Abortions Can Make Women More Likely To Sexually Abuse Children

Paul Vale  11.02.2014
An 'independent' clinic in London has been wrongly warning women that having an abortion can make them more likely to sexually abuse a...
The Real Cause of Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

The Real Cause of Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

9.02.2014
As a radical feminist, I believe that women's bodily autonomy is sacrosanct. As an aunt to a beautiful nephew with FASD, I worry. And,...
What Dirty Dancing Taught Me About Abortion

What Dirty Dancing Taught Me About Abortion

31.01.2014
Onscreen taboos and misrepresentation around abortion, when it is such a common issue in the lives of women are extremely problematic....
Pregnant Brain Dead Woman Is Taken Off Life Support As It Emerges Foetus Was Deformed

Pregnant Brain Dead Woman Is Taken Off Life Support As It Emerges Foetus Was Deformed

Sara C Nelson  27.01.2014
A brain dead pregnant woman has been taken off life-support, her family has announced. Marlise Munoz, 33, was 14 weeks pregnant when...
Discrimination Against Women Is Not Tackled by Curbing Their Reproductive Rights

Discrimination Against Women Is Not Tackled by Curbing Their Reproductive Rights

16.01.2014
The allegation by the Independent that there is a "war" on female foetuses by certain communities in this country is both unsubstantiated...
Pope Francis Calls Abortion 'Horrific'

Pope Francis Calls Abortion 'Horrific'

14.01.2014
Pope Francis has launched a blistering condemnation of abortion describing it as a "horrific" symptom of a "throwaway culture" at his State...
Why Older Isn't Wiser When It Comes to Our Sex Lives

Why Older Isn't Wiser When It Comes to Our Sex Lives

10.01.2014
Research published this week by Marie Stopes shows that of 4,000 adults not trying for a baby, a third of women and almost half of the...

Brain-Dead Woman Kept Alive To Incubate Unborn Baby Against Family's Wishes

5.01.2014
A brain-dead Texas woman is being kept alive against her own and her family's wishes so her body can incubate her foetus. Marlise Munoz,...
Is This a Tipping Point in the Abortion Debate in Northern Ireland?

Is This a Tipping Point in the Abortion Debate in Northern Ireland?

7.11.2013
Confidentiality is incredibly important in this area of healthcare. The law governing abortion is extremely tight in Northern Ireland,...
Abortion: What Are We Really Getting Rid of?

Abortion: What Are We Really Getting Rid of?

30.10.2013
In order to truly understand the magnitude of what we are considering, we must return to the child at the centre of it all. A child who...