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The Abortion Debate Makes A Lot Less Sense When You Learn More About Who's Getting Them

The 1 in 3 stat below gets tossed around a lot when it comes to abortion, but it's way more than just a stat — it's women's lives we're talking about.<p>Read more on Upworthy

Abortion clinic crisis: Women of Texas could have to drive up to 600 miles to end a pregnancy.

That there is an abortion access crisis in Texas is beyond doubt. With the number of clinics in the vast state cut drastically in the past year, many …

There are still laws against abortion in the UK – this must end

At first it wouldn’t seem that the Conservative party, Democratic Unionist party and the Scottish National party have a huge amount in common but their health ministers certainly do. Jeremy Hunt in England, Jim Wells in Northern Ireland and Alex Neil in Scotland all want to bring down the time …

This Woman's Little-Known 1972 Case Could Have Reframed Abortion History

When told to pick her job or her unborn baby, Susan Struck found herself a lawyer: Ruth Bader Ginsburg.<p>Susan Struck lives on a ranch in McNeal, Arizona, a short drive from the Mexican border, with four dogs, eight cats, nine chickens, a rooster, a horse, and a .22 pump action rifle she hides in a …

Abortion Rights in Ireland | VICE News

Ireland is one of the few countries in Europe where abortions are illegal; this is the case in the country unless the pregnancy poses a risk to the mother's life. A recent case involving a migrant who was pregnant as a result of rape and forced to have a C-section tested the limits of Ireland's …

When Revelers Get ‘Too Drunk’ at a Pumpkin Festival, You Can Probably Imagine What Happens Next

KEENE, N.H. (TheBlaze/AP) — Huge crowds including Keene State College students and visitors to an annual pumpkin festival in New Hampshire became unruly Saturday afternoon, leading to injuries and arrests.<p>Image source: YouTube<p>College officials provided few specifics on the melee but said Keene …

Has Hollywood Stopped Being Afraid of Abortion?

For a long time, the subject of abortion has been <i>off</i> the table. Too hot to handle even for liberal Hollywood. It was the stuff of cautionary tales, Lifetime movies, and very special episodes. But between this year’s indie comedy <i>Obvious Child</i> and the CW’s charming new show <i>Jane the Virgin</i>, it looks …

Tennessee anti-abortion Amendment 1: Voters will decide whether legislature regulates women’s health.

You really don’t want to take your eyes off the fight over reproductive freedom for even a minute. Because while you were watching abortion clinics …

Scott Walker Dodges Questions On Abortion, Birth Control

Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker (R) has made it clear in the past that he believes abortion should be illegal, even in cases of rape and incest. But now that Walker is neck-and-neck in the polls against pro-choice Democrat Mary Burke, he is dodging questions on abortion and trying to change the subject.<p>…

Katha Pollitt On What The Pro-Abortion Rights Movement Gets Wrong About Choice

Political representation of abortion has little to do with the actual reality of ending an unintended pregnancy. In her new book <i>Pro: Reclaiming Abortion Rights</i>, journalist Katha Pollitt writes about the events, movements and cultural shifts that created this gulf in understanding -- and how we …

‘Obvious Child’ for the Web: New Online Course Combats “Abortion Stigma”

Americans love to argue about abortion, in the moral-philosophical sense. Is it right or wrong? In what circumstances is it OK, or allowable? The …

A Strange Abortion Argument

These sentences from Hanna Rosin make no sense: “The reason we’re not [at peace with abortion], according to [Katha] Pollitt, is that we have all …

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"I Had an Abortion"

Real stories from real women.<p><i>In ELLE's November issue, features director Laurie Abraham wrote a trenchant, honest essay about her abortions. Here, we share stories from other women who had abortions, to show that different women have different reasons for having an abortion, and that the procedure</i> …

Dear Woman Who’s Getting an Abortion Tomorrow

Dear Friend,<p>I read your letter.<p>It was to the unborn child you plan to abort tomorrow. You posted this note anonymously on Reddit for the world to see, so I can’t be sure that you even exist or that your letter was sincere. This could be some kind of sick joke. You could be a pro-choice …

The New Abortion Wars

Illustrated by Shawna Huang.<p>Americans often assume that a Democrat in the White House means abortion rights are safe, but recent years have certainly …

The ‘brand-new’ abortion rights strategy that will supposedly shatter the pro-life movement

Abortion activists seem to be launching a (sort of) new strategy: Telling as many people as possible that they personally have had an abortion. …

10 Phrases SEAL Teams Simply Do Not Accept (Nor Should You)

<i>This article originally appeared on Entrepreneur.com.</i><p>While the parallels between special operations and business closely mirror each other in some …