Collins’s Office Received 3,000 Coat Hangers Protesting Kavanaugh

By Tal Axelrod, The Hill. -

Activists have sent Sen. Susan Collins (R-Maine) 3,000 coat hangers, referencing back-alley abortions, in their efforts to persuade her to vote against the confirmation of Brett Kavanaugh to the [...]

Drone Delivers Abortion Pills To Women In Northern Ireland

By Staff, -

By Staff of Women on Waves - This morning the Abortion Drone flew from the Republic of Ireland to Northern Ireland at Narrow Waters Castle. After the drone landed safely two women took the pills. [...]

The People Are With Us

It is a persistent belief among many in the political and media establishments that the United States is a “center-right nation” which finds progressives to be far too liberal for mainstream [...]

Reproductive Justice Denied to Indigenous Women

By Juliana, -

In October of last year, Irma Lopez Aurelio arrived at a state health clinic in Oaxaca, Mexico, in labor with her third child. The doctors at the clinic told her to come back, that her labor was [...]

Stealing Roe One Law At A Time

By Staff, -

"Forty-one years after Roe v. Wade, the U.S. Supreme Court decision that made abortion legal, the attacks on reproductive rights are escalating--so much so that, according to a recent study, more [...]

Video: Reproductive Rights in a State of Emergency

By Dennis Trainor Jr, -

This Wednesday marked the 41st anniversary of the Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision, which protected a women’s decision to have an abortion was marked by thousands of anti-abortion [...]

Nationwide Abortion Rights Freedom Ride

By Staff, -

Abortion rights in this country right now are in an absolute state of emergency. There is an all-sided, many-fronted assault on women's right to abortion and even birth control. There are the [...]

Grass Roots Movement Grows to Protect Abortion Rights

By Amy Goodman, -

. . . talking about the tipping point that’s come in terms of the reaction to these laws, because that is what I see. We’ve certainly seen it in Texas, and we’ve certainly seen it in North [...]