'Your Body Is Not A Crime Scene': Rape Crisis Charity Blasts US Bill That Would Criminalise Abortions

'Your Body Is Not A Crime Scene': Rape Crisis Charity Blasts US Bill That Would Criminalise Abortions

Sara C Nelson  25.01.2013
A UK rape charity has blasted a US bill that would legally require victims of rape to carry their pregnancies to term as “horrendous”....
Republican Candidates Given Training in Order to Talk About Rape More Sensitively

Republican Candidates Given Training in Order to Talk About Rape More Sensitively

21.01.2013
Just as when Tory MP, David Davies called plans to legalise gay marriage "barking mad", then tried to justify his homophobia by explaining...
'Morally Wrong' Selective Abortion Statistics Should Not Be 'Misappropriated'

'Morally Wrong' Selective Abortion Statistics Should Not Be 'Misappropriated'

Dina Rickman  11.01.2013
Statistics purporting to show selective abortions of girls in the UK are preliminary and should not be "misappropriated" by those in favour...
Baby Photographed Reaching Out Of Her Mother's Womb During Delivery (PICTURE)

Baby Photographed Reaching Out Of Her Mother's Womb During Delivery (PICTURE)

Sara C Nelson  3.01.2013
A photograph of a baby reaching out of her mother's womb as she was being delivered by Caesarean section has gone viral. Baby Nevaeh...
Ireland To Legalise Abortion

Ireland To Legalise Abortion

Dina Rickman  18.12.2012
The Irish government is to introduce legislation to allow terminations to be carried out in the country, following a European Court ruling...
Ukip Candidate Urges Compulsory Abortion Of Disabled Foetuses

Ukip Candidate Urges Compulsory Abortion Of Disabled Foetuses

18.12.2012
The Ukip candidate for Kent Council Council has provoked outrage after publishing a manifesto that called for disabled foetuses to be aborted,...
'Tis the Season to be Finger Wagging at Women

'Tis the Season to be Finger Wagging at Women

14.12.2012
We see women who have become pregnant not long after giving birth, not realising how quickly fertility returned, or after misinformation...
Kate Middleton's Womb Shouldn't Be Up for Public Discussion

Kate Middleton's Womb Shouldn't Be Up for Public Discussion

4.12.2012
Fertility rights are hugely important. But what's happening in (nee) Middleton's middle shouldn't be up for public discussion. It's fantastic...

'It's Surprising It's Been Uncontroversial For So Long'

Dina Rickman  2.12.2012
It’s been a great year for the pro-life lobby. That’s the view of Mark Bhagwandin, Senior Education and Media Officer of anti-abortion...
Call For Public Inquiry Into Savita's Death To Be Taken To Human Rights Court

Call For Public Inquiry Into Savita's Death To Be Taken To Human Rights Court

29.11.2012
Calls for a public inquiry into the death of a woman in Ireland after being refused an abortion are being taken to the European Court of...
The Debilitating Fear Of Pregnancy & Birth That Caused One Already Grieving Mother To Abort Her Baby

The Debilitating Fear Of Pregnancy & Birth That Caused One Already Grieving Mother To Abort Her Baby

Sara C Nelson  28.11.2012
A debilitating phobia of pregnancy and childbirth left an already bereaved mother with no choice other than to abort her second baby. Tokophobia...

The Fight for Women's Rights in America's South

26.11.2012
This year's American presidential election was supposed to have been about the economy, a referendum on how whether president Obama had...

Open Letter to Enda Kenny Irish Prime Minister (Taoiseach) About Abortion Rights in Ireland

23.11.2012
I write as one of the offshore Irish, who spoke outside the Irish embassy in London last week to honour the memory of Savita Halappanavar...
Miscarriage of Justice

Miscarriage of Justice

22.11.2012
The complete ban on abortion sends out the message that women are simply vehicles to bring life into the world and, if they lose their...