#Abortion

  • Article: The UK Votes to Extend Same-Sex Marriage to Northern Ireland
    Citizenship

    The UK Votes to Extend Same-Sex Marriage to Northern Ireland

    By Daniele Selby|July 9, 2019

    The House of Commons passed two amendments advancing LGBTQ rights and gender equality. Read more

  • Article: Alabama, One of the US' Poorest States, Essentially Just Outlawed Abortion
    Girls & Women

    Alabama, One of the US' Poorest States, Essentially Just Outlawed Abortion

    By Leah Rodriguez|May 16, 2019

    Denial of abortion can lead to economic hardship, experts say. Read more

  • Article: Woman Faces 20 Years in Prison After Giving Birth to Her Rapist's Child
    Girls & Women

    Woman Faces 20 Years in Prison After Giving Birth to Her Rapist's Child

    Nov. 12, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The victim is accused of attempting to induce an abortion after becoming pregnant through rape. Read more

  • Article: This Trump Administration Policy Could Cause STD Rates to Rise
    Health

    This Trump Administration Policy Could Cause STD Rates to Rise

    By Daniele Selby|June 14, 2018

    Newly reported cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis in the US hit a record high in 2016. Read more

  • Article: Ireland Votes ‘Yes’ to Legalise Abortion in Landslide Referendum
    Girls & Women

    Ireland Votes ‘Yes’ to Legalise Abortion in Landslide Referendum

    By James Hitchings-Hales|May 26, 2018

    The result paves the way to lift the longstanding abortion ban. Read more

  • Article: This Trump White House Policy Will Have a Staggering Impact on Poor US Women
    Health

    This Trump White House Policy Will Have a Staggering Impact on Poor US Women

    By Daniele Selby|May 18, 2018

    Trump’s proposed domestic policy would revive rules from the 1980s. Read more

  • Article: For 50 Years, Female FARC Rebels Weren't Allowed to Have Children; Now That's Changed
    Girls & Women

    For 50 Years, Female FARC Rebels Weren't Allowed to Have Children; Now That's Changed

    July 25, 2017|News Deeply

    Female fighters are free to have children for the first time. Read more

  • Article: How Trump's Global Gag Rule Is Hurting African Women the Most
    Girls & Women

    How Trump's Global Gag Rule Is Hurting African Women the Most

    April 19, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "We think cutting foreign aid is okay because we are not actually looking at the human face of it." Read more