Northern Ireland's New Health Minister Thinks Rape Victims Shouldn't Be Allowed Abortions

Northern Ireland's New Health Minister Thinks Rape Victims Shouldn't Be Allowed Abortions

Jack Sommers  24.09.2014
The part of the UK with the strictest abortion laws has a new health minister who has made "absolutely horrifying" comments that rape victims...
How Can We Make Women Count When the Numbers Don't Add Up?

How Can We Make Women Count When the Numbers Don't Add Up?

22.09.2014
By investing to make contraception available to every woman who wants it, improving access to safe abortion where it's legal and making...
Dawkins Apologises After Offending Parents Of Babies With Down Syndrome

Dawkins Apologises After Offending Parents Of Babies With Down Syndrome

21.08.2014
Richard Dawkins has issued a half apology after claiming it would be "immoral" to carry on with a pregnancy if the mother knew the foetus...
Dear Richard Dawkins, You Are Wrong

Dear Richard Dawkins, You Are Wrong

21.08.2014
Hold your horses just one moment Mr Dawkins. I think perhaps you are confusing non-essentialist, humanist thinking with a loss of humanity...
Parents Of Down's Babies Are Seriously Livid With Richard Dawkins

Parents Of Down's Babies Are Seriously Livid With Richard Dawkins

21.08.2014
Parents of children with Down's Syndrome have issued a stinging rebuke to Richards Dawkins' assertion that expectant mothers should abort...
What Kind Of Week Has It Been? 22 August 2014

What Kind Of Week Has It Been? 22 August 2014

20.08.2014
It's been a week of great frustration. There's an Irish proverb about a house with a broken roof, where a man explains that when it's sunny...
Richard Dawkins Sparks Twitter Debate Over Aborting Down Syndrome Fetuses

Richard Dawkins Sparks Twitter Debate Over Aborting Down Syndrome Fetuses

20.08.2014
Richard Dawkins’ brand of strident rationalism has won him many fans, but it can also lead to the occasional tone deaf comment on Twitter,...
The Truth About 'Unsafe' Abortion

The Truth About 'Unsafe' Abortion

17.08.2014
There are times when the truth about "unsafe" abortion is too much for me too. Often it keeps me up at night. Like the time we had to help...
Prepare To Be Terrified By Sean Hannity's Top 16 Moments

Prepare To Be Terrified By Sean Hannity's Top 16 Moments

Charlotte Meredith  31.07.2014
Little know to Britons before his epic rant against comedian Russell Brand, Sean Hannity has been one of Fox News' chief attack dogs for...
Choosing Choice: Abortion

Choosing Choice: Abortion

16.07.2014
Choice - it's the very basis of our humanity... but in some places we are being denied that right to choice. In countries where abortion...
World Cup Reaches Fever Pitch, but There is Another Goal Worth Fighting For

World Cup Reaches Fever Pitch, but There is Another Goal Worth Fighting For

9.07.2014
This Friday, 11 July, is World Population Day which was established by the UN to raise awareness of global population issues. So here it...
Mothers Who Have Abortions - The Last Taboo

Mothers Who Have Abortions - The Last Taboo

18.06.2014
As a mother myself, I feel very strongly that my children are part of me. To be able to absorb your babies back into your body rather than...

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...