No Thanks to the Groping

No Thanks to the Groping

23.10.2012
Our collective acquiescence to the persistent infringement of our basic rights. Because is it not a basic right to enjoy oneself without...
Students 'Distressed And Intimidated' By Anti-Abortion Protest

Students 'Distressed And Intimidated' By Anti-Abortion Protest

Lucy Sherriff  22.10.2012
Students have been left "distressed and intimidated" after anti-abortion group Abort67 held a demonstration at their university campus. Members...
What's in a Name?

What's in a Name?

22.10.2012
Ultimately, the other thing missing from the debate is that if all of us can agree that preventing abortions when possible is a laudable...
Lower Limit on Abortion: A Dangerous Idea

Lower Limit on Abortion: A Dangerous Idea

19.10.2012
Medical reasons would provide the only good justification for reducing the limits of abortion; if this is the case, I'm all for a change...
Don’t Lie To Yourself About Why You’re Pro-Choice

Don’t Lie To Yourself About Why You’re Pro-Choice

18.10.2012
If lefties are looking for a 'take down' of a recent HuffPost UK's blog, which argued that anti-abortionists could also be progressives,...
Calls For Inquiry Into Private Abortion Clinic

Calls For Inquiry Into Private Abortion Clinic

18.10.2012
Northern Ireland's Attorney General has called for an investigation into the opening of the country's first private abortion clinic. John...
Abortion Should Be Removed From Criminal Law

Abortion Should Be Removed From Criminal Law

18.10.2012
Sarah Catt, who pleaded guilty, got eight years' imprisonment for unlawfully aborting her full-term baby last month: an extremely harsh...
Private Abortion Clinic Opens In Northern Ireland

Private Abortion Clinic Opens In Northern Ireland

18.10.2012
Northern Ireland's first private abortion clinic will officially open on Thursday amid protests from pro-life campaigners. The Marie Stopes...
Wasting Time on the Time Limit: The Real Issues in Women's Reproductive Healthcare

Wasting Time on the Time Limit: The Real Issues in Women's Reproductive Healthcare

18.10.2012
The energy spent discussing abortion time limits detracts time and attention from genuine problems in women's reproductive healthcare....

We Must Recognise That Real Women's Lives Are at Stake in All of This

17.10.2012
In defending his anti-abortion position Mehdi Hasan has frequently resorted to patronising putdowns.

Outdated Nonsense

16.10.2012
I've started asking women I know if they consider themselves to be feminists. Whilst doing this I've discovered two things. Firstly, the...
Ten Things I Learned From Debating Abortion on Twitter

Ten Things I Learned From Debating Abortion on Twitter

15.10.2012
I wrote this column, not because I wanted to have a row about abortion or "climbing on a bandwagon", but because I desperately wanted "my...

What Do You Call A Woman Who's Had An Abortion?

Dina Rickman  15.10.2012
Bpas, Britain's biggest abortion provider, has launched its first-ever nationwide pro-choice campaign in direct response to ministers calling...

What Do You Call a Woman Who's Had an Abortion? Mother, Daughter, Sister, Friend

15.10.2012
Recent comments and campaigns by politicians opposed to abortion often imply that women do not know what they are doing when they request...