by Falling Tree Productions A radio programme focusing on the history of the movement to legalise abortion in Ireland and women’s experiences finding abortions. The programme follows a line of connection through four women across two referendums to explore the unexpected consequences of talking about abortion. Starting on live television at a beauty pageant, you will hear from a journalist, a radio producer, the founder of a woman’s clinic and a woman travelling from Ireland … Continued
RCOG President Prof Lesley Regan “Today is International Safe Abortion Day. At the RCOG we advocate for safe and timely abortion services and support for women across the world. Every woman should have the right to choose what happens to her body.” Watch our video with statements by some of our members from around the world. @RCObsGyn 28 Sep
Demonstration on 28 September in Madrid, 6pm. Organised by the Commission for the Right to Abortion of the Feminist Movement of Madrid. The slogan: “Now and always, here and everywhere, sexuality education and free abortion now!”
Here are some of the @Rebels4Choice crew getting on the bus to the annual Abortion Rights Campaign’s March in Dublin, #ARCMarch19, this morning! Cork will keep fighting for Safe Access Zones, an end to the pointless 3-day wait, better rural provision, and #NoOneLeftBehind !
Activists in Gibraltar have launched the “No More Shame Campaign” with the purpose of getting media attention to the abortion laws in the British colony on the southern tip of Spain. Gibraltar is a small place (30,000 population) and the church is still a powerful force. “Pro life Gibraltar” are trying to push the government to penalise women who seek abortions in Spain or the UK (which would not be legal). This has however resulted … Continued