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22 min ago | US News & World Report

Don't Use Abortion or Birth Control to Shame Women About Sex

The phony battle over certain kinds of birth control that are called abortifacients is not about abortion.


Related Topix: Opinion

4 hrs ago | The Star Online

Hundreds rally in Ireland after rape victim says denied abortion

Hundreds of people rallied in Dublin to call for a change to Ireland's abortion laws on Wednesday after a rape victim said she was refused a termination and instead gave birth by Caesarean section.


5 hrs ago |

WaPo Blogger: Abortion Is 'A Deeply Affirmative Value'

Eskew, director at The Glover Park Group and former strategist for Al Gore , wrote in response to his colleague Janet Harris, who insisted abortion is never immoral or "difficult."


7 hrs ago | WLWT-TV Cincinnati

Sharonville abortion clinic will not appeal ruling

The Lebanon Road Surgery Center, also known as Women's Med, will not appeal Hamilton County Common Pleas Court Judge Jerome Metz Jr's ruling on their case, according to clinic's attorney.


Related Topix: Sharonville, OH, Hamilton County, OH, Cincinnati, OH, Ohio, US Governors, John Kasich

10 hrs ago | The Hill

GOP plots late-term abortion counterattack

Republicans are working to strike a blow against abortion rights and the Senate incumbents who support them by emphasizing late-term abortion on the campaign trail.


Related Topix: US News, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Lindsey Graham, Mary Landrieu, Democrat, Senator Kay Hagan

14 hrs ago | The Irish World Newspaper

Abortion poll wanted - but not just yet'

A CALL by Ireland's Minister for Education for a referendum on repealing the eighth amendment to the Constitution comes after a non-Irish national who asked for an abortion was forced to have a C-section, shocking the international community.


17 hrs ago |

Protests to call for repeal of 8th amendment

Protests will take place across the country this evening, calling for the repeal of the 8th amendment to the Constitution.


Tue Aug 19, 2014

Alabama Live

Huntsville upholds building permit for abortion clinic; Christian Coalition leader James Henderson vows to sue

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - A divided Huntsville Board of Zoning Adjustment on Tuesday night upheld a city supervisor's decision to approve a building permit for an abortion clinic.


Related Topix: Alabama, Huntsville, AL, Activism

The Telegraph

Foetal position

The Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act does not permit abortions after 20 weeks of pregnancy.


Related Topix: Opinion


Texas abortion advocates: "We refuse to deny the existence and humanity of trans people"

Texas has some of the harshest abortion restrictions in the country, which make it financially and logistically unfeasible for millions of women to make safe, legal decisions about their reproductive health.


Related Topix: Transgender

USA Today

Judge rules against use of telemed abortion systemJudge rules against ...

Iowa regulators were within their authority when they voted to ban a first-in-the-nation videoconferencing system that allows doctors here to dispense abortion drugs to women in rural clinics.


Related Topix: Medicine, Des Moines, IA, Polk County, IA, Terry Branstad, US Governors

The Nation

Tear Gas Is an Abortifacient. Why Won't the Anti-Abortion Movement Oppose It?

A couple of years ago, when I was newly pregnant and reporting in the West Bank, some of my local colleagues insisted that I skip covering a protest at an Israeli checkpoint.


Related Topix: Palestinian Territories, Middle East, World News, Ferguson, MO

The financial, moral, and spiritual tragedy of abortion

The costs of abortion are unprecedented when measuring three issues; the financial, moral, and spiritual tragedy of nearly 57 million abortions since Roe-Wade was approved as the law of the land in 1973.



Decision to Ban Telemed Abortion System Upheld by Judge

A judge has ruled that regulators were within their authority to ban a videoconferencing system that allows doctors in Des Moines to dispense abortion drugs to women in rural clinics, The Des Moines Register reports .


Daily Reporter

Indiana wants ban on abortion pill law lifted

State attorneys asking a federal judge to lift an order blocking an Indiana abortion pill law that critics claim targets a Planned Parenthood clinic in Lafayette say women could seek the procedure elsewhere.


Related Topix: Indiana

Washington Times

Judge backs ban of Iowa abortion pill system

A Polk County district judge says Iowa regulators had the authority to ban video conferencing to distribute abortion-inducing pills.


The Washington Post

Ita s time for a new conversation on abortion

Janet Harris says that it's time to stop calling abortion a "difficult decision" and that people who support abortion rights need new language for expressing their advocacy.


Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Opinion, World News


70 Percent Of Voters Don't Want The Government To Place More Restrictions On Abortion

Seven in ten Americans don't think the government should enact any new laws to further restrict abortion, according to a new national poll commissioned by NARAL Pro-Choice America.


Related Topix: US News, Liberal Political News

WHNT-TV Huntsville

Huntsville Abortion Fight Continues at Zoning Board Meeting

On Tuesday night, there will be another round in the battle over Huntsville 's abortion clinic, but this could be the last in the fight over the clinic's proposed move.


WAFF-TV Huntsville

Pro-life activists appeal zoning board decision to approve abortion clinic

Huntsville's zoning board will hear from pro-life activists on their decision to approve a new spot for a local abortion clinic.


Related Topix: Alabama Government, Alabama