The Canadian women's movement can't afford to look the other way. We must fight right-wing attempts to erase women's gains, even if those attempts have little chance of success.
While there's much to celebrate in the outcome of the London Family Planning Summit, some concerns need to be addressed if the global community truly hopes to cut the high death toll from pregnancy.
Anti-choice researchers recently published a dangerously flawed study that concluded -- incredibly -- that the legal status of abortion has no influence on maternal deaths in Chile.
We and the government of Canada are directly funding misogyny and anti-woman propaganda activism. It is time to stop this and end the "charitable" status extended to the hard right.
Debate opened on Conservative MP Stephen Woodworth's anti-choice Motion 312 last week.
The pro-choice movement scored a significant victory last week in the Parliamentary debate over anti-choice Motion 312. It could prove to be a watershed moment, one that could end the abortion debate.
Today, on Parliament Hill, the Radical Handmaids gather in opposition to Motion 312, the anti-choice motion that seeks to redefine when human life begins.
David J. Climenhaga
We can't accuse the Wildrose Party of having a hidden agenda on abortion. All the time it's been right there, hidden in plain sight!
A new international report on women's rights versus fetal rights has arrived just in time to help demolish Motion 312, Conservative MP Stephen Woodworth's attempt to give legal protection to fetuses.
Through rallies, presentations and meetings with elected officials, we are slowly working to ensure provincial accessibility for abortion services.