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Why abortion is not the best solution for pregnancy following rape or incest

This incredibly difficult and sensitive issue has come into public discussion again as the Northern Ireland Department of Justice reviews their law …

Thousands of babies saved in Iowa as abortion rate drops 40 percent since 2007

Following the recent closure of several local abortion clinics (including Planned Parenthood facilities), Iowa has seen a dramatic decline in the …

Planned Parenthood

Pro-Life is More Than Anti-Abortion

Imagine being so passionate about something that you’d be willing to stand up and talk about it for 10 hours.<p>That’s what happened in June when Wendy …

Feminism

The Feminist Case Against Abortion: the pro-life roots of the women’s movement

Not all feminists support abortion. Properly defined, feminism is a philosophy that embraces basic rights for all human beings without …

Feminism

Why Are Americans Having Fewer Abortions? The Answer Has A Lot To Do With Teen Moms

Abortion rates are at the lowest they've been since 2010, a new <i>Associated Press</i> report finds, with the majority of states showing a 12% decrease in …

Family Planning

These Women Are Not Here For Your Abortion Stigma – Let Them Tell You Why

Despite abortion being legal for over 40 years, the past few weeks have proven that the stigma around the practice is alive and well (see: the …

Feminism

What Is a Women's Issue, Hillary?

I attended Hillary Clinton's campaign rally in Portsmouth, New Hampshire on Saturday September 5, where she kicked off her "Women for Hillary" campaign. There is no doubt Hillary Clinton is a polished speaker. And America is in desperate need for a female voice in the Oval office. And if applying …

Where do the parties stand on women's issues this election?

<i>Like this article? rabble is reader-supported journalism. Chip in to keep stories like these coming.</i><p>It's not the live leadership debate on women's …

Canada

Guns, weed and abortion: The issues up for a vote in 2014

It's much easier to frame an election around two candidates exchanging verbal punches than it is around an issue such as increasing the minimum wage …

Marco Rubio: abortion debate is a 'definitional issue' for American society

Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio on Friday framed the debate over abortion as a “definitional issue” of what kind of society Americans want to live in.<p>Scott Walker set to revive abortion hard line on eve of presidential bid<p>Read more<p>Rubio, a Florida senator and early frontrunner for his …

Government

Carly Fiorina Jumps to No. 2 in CNN Poll, Keeps Focus on Abortion Issue

Republican presidential candidate and former CEO speaks at the Heritage Foundation Take Back America candidate forum Sept. 18, 2015 in Greenville, S.C. Zuma Press Republican presidential candidate Carly Fiorina, suddenly center-stage in the GOP contest, continued to hammer away at issues central to …

Statement by the Minister Responsible for Women's Issues and the Minister of Finance on the Women on Boards and Executive Positions Compliance Report

Ontario Newsroom<p>September 28, 2015 5:00 P.M.<p>Ministry of the Status of Women<p>Today, Tracy MacCharles, Minister Responsible for Women's Issues and …

Gender