Zika: An Opportunity for the Pro-Choice Movement in Nicaragua

Zika: An Opportunity for the Pro-Choice Movement in Nicaragua

Katie Silver  22.03.2016
In a country where direct and indirect violence is a part of everyday life for many women, the Zika virus is just another concern to add...
How Technology Helps Us to Give Access to Medical Abortion Without Borders

How Technology Helps Us to Give Access to Medical Abortion Without Borders

Julia Ellis-Kahana  16.03.2016
Women on Waves is a Dutch non-profit organization that utilizes a variety of innovative strategies and technologies to ensure women worldwide...
Time for Ireland to Change Its Abortion Laws

Time for Ireland to Change Its Abortion Laws

Kate Allen  13.03.2016
Clearly, Irish law is massively out of step with majority opinion. So, what if the Irish government offered the chance to vote on this...
On International Women's Day We Give Solidarity to the Women From Ireland Who Travel Here for Their Abortions

On International Women's Day We Give Solidarity to the Women From Ireland Who Travel Here for Their Abortions

Kerry Abel  8.03.2016
In the north of Ireland and in the Republic of Ireland there are two different legal scenarios where women are still having to collectively...
The UK Is Pro-choice - Time for a Law That Reflects That

The UK Is Pro-choice - Time for a Law That Reflects That

Ann Furedi  1.03.2016
As the celebrated US feminist Gloria Steinem said on a trip to the UK last week - that "the state stops at our skins". Without the ability...
How to Talk About Abortion (And Get It Right)

How to Talk About Abortion (And Get It Right)

Rebecca Wilkins  23.02.2016
We shy away from the topic because it is taboo, stigmatized and shrouded in secrecy, creating the illusion that abortion isn't a common,...
John Oliver Perfectly Explains Why Anti-Abortion Laws Are Total Nonsense

John Oliver Perfectly Explains Why Anti-Abortion Laws Are Total Nonsense

Ryan Barrell  22.02.2016
Voice of the people John Oliver is back on screens across the pond, taking his unique brand of British humour to the States to speak a...
The Importance of Remaining Vocal About BPAS' #WeTrustWomen Campaign

The Importance of Remaining Vocal About BPAS' #WeTrustWomen Campaign

Lauren Kay-Lambert  21.02.2016
We are living in a developed, progressive society, so it might shock you to find that, under the 1967 Abortion Act, women need two doctors'...
It's Time to Decriminalise Abortion

It's Time to Decriminalise Abortion

Jo Gowers  9.02.2016
Being born, and living in London I spent the first eighteen years of my life assuming that everyone was pro-choice, the choice being whether...

Abortion Law In Britain Contains 'Harshest Punishment Of Its Kind In Europe'

Steven Hopkins  8.02.2016
A campaign to remove abortion from criminal law was launched on Tuesday as it emerged two women could be jailed in Northern Ireland for...
Zika Virus on the Rise: Women on Web Provides Medical Abortion for Free

Zika Virus on the Rise: Women on Web Provides Medical Abortion for Free

Julia Ellis-Kahana  5.02.2016
We are acting to ensure that women will have up-to-date information to inform the decision for a safe abortion, should they desire it....
Why I Want to Help Other Women Who Fall Pregnant When Travelling in Asia

Why I Want to Help Other Women Who Fall Pregnant When Travelling in Asia

Alice Nettleingham  26.01.2016
Ten years later, I got pregnant whilst travelling Thailand. With it being illegal there, I rushed to Cambodia, took the abortion pill and...
Abortion Law Is Killing Women in Northern Ireland

Abortion Law Is Killing Women in Northern Ireland

Stephen Donnan  19.01.2016
The fact that four completely volunteer funded and non-profit organisations are doing the job of the State in providing advice, counselling,...
Four Women Share Their Abortion Stories In Emotional Video

Four Women Share Their Abortion Stories In Emotional Video

Rachel Moss  22.12.2015
Talking about abortion is still a societal taboo, yet the latest statistics show that more than 180,000 abortions take place in England...