Nationwide Protests And State Boycotts Planned Amid Wave Of GOP Attacks On Abortion Rights

By Jessica Corbett, Commondreams.org -

"They're coming for women. They're coming for doctors. They're coming for Roe. But we're the majority—and we're NOT going back." Supporters of reproductive rights are fighting back against [...]

The Most Dangerous Time For Women’s Rights In Decades

By Martha Burk, Otherwords.org -

We’re living in the most perilous time for abortion rights and reproductive freedom since Roe v. Wade was decided in 1973. While some erosion of abortion rights has occurred over the decades — [...]

America’s Reproductive Slaves

By Chris Hedges, Truthdig.com -

On Wednesday, the day it was announced that the U.S. birthrate fell for the fourth straight year, signaling the lowest number of births in 32 years, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signed into law the most [...]

U.S. Thousands Of Rights Advocates Against Alabama Abortion Law

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

Abortion rights activists in Mobile, Alabama carried posters and chanted slogans on Sunday against the state's new law that bans nearly all abortions in the state, even in cases of rape and [...]

Strong, Defiant Women Changed Ireland Forever – But Our Fight’s Not Done

By Sarah Monaghan, Huffingtonpost.co.uk  -

As I wrote this we learned the President of Ireland has just signed the Health (Regulation of Termination of Pregnancy) Bill 2018 into law. We did it. We repealed the eighth amendment and [...]

Kavanaugh Is The Wrong Nominee For Our Times

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance -

The Kavanaugh confirmation process has been a missed opportunity for the United States to face up to many urgent issues on which the bi-partisans in Washington, DC are united and [...]

What I Mailed To Sheldon Whitehouse And Joe McNamara About Roe v Wade

By Andrew Stewart, Rimediacoop.org -

We as activists and advocates of a woman’s right to abortion care in America are in a real fight right now. I propose that we see Kaye’s film as a useful tool of education and use it to help [...]

Abortion Must Be Protected With Universal Healthcare

By Christine Grimaldi, www.rewire.news -

By Christine Grimaldi for Rewire - When Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) and Rep. John Conyers (D-MI) partnered for an overflowing health-care town hall in Michigan over the August recess, they shared [...]

Lawmakers’ Attacks On Independent Abortion Clinics Are Working

By Nicole Knight, www.rewire.news -

By Nicole Knight for Rewire - A fight is raging in Louisville, Kentucky, where the extremist anti-abortion group Operation Save America aims to shut down the state’s last remaining abortion [...]

Anti-Choice Attacks On Independent Abortion Clinics Are Working

By Nicole Knight, www.rewire.news -

By Nicole Knight for Rewire - A fight is raging in Louisville, Kentucky, where the extremist anti-abortion group Operation Save America aims to shut down the state’s last remaining abortion [...]

Study: State That Restrict Abortion Have Laws That Hurt Women And Children

By Staff, www.reproductiverights.org -

By Staff of Center for Reproductive RIghts - The report—titled Evaluating Priorities: Measuring Women and Children’s Health and Well-being against Abortion Restrictions in the States, Volume [...]

The Worst ‘Alternative Facts’ About Abortion

By Sofia Resnick, www.rewire.news -

By Sofia Resnick for Rewire - During her first weekend as counselor to the 45th president of the United States, Kellyanne Conway introduced the country to a foreboding new catchphrase: [...]

Thousands Shut Down Ireland’s Streets In Legal Abortion Protests

By Lydia O’Connor, www.huffingtonpost.com -

By Lydia O’Connor for The Huffington Post - International Women’s Day marchers are optimistic, but change in a Roman Catholic country doesn’t come so easily. International Women’s Day Wednesday, [...]

Norway Steps In To Ensure Funding For Global Abortions

By Staff, www.regjeringen.no -

By Staff of Norwegian Government - 'Norway plays a leading role in the work to promote global health, and is one of the largest donors to gender equality and women's health efforts. The [...]

Huge Counter-Protests At ‘Defund Planned Parenthood’ Rallies

By Staff, www.commondreams.org -

By Staff for Common Dreams. Anti-abortion groups called for 'Defund Planned Parenthood' demonstrations at more than 200 Planned Parenthood locations throughout the United States on Saturday to [...]

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