HuffPo: Hillary Clinton Calls Out Debate Moderators For Ignoring Women’s Health

Amanda Terkel | Huffington Post (United States) Hillary Clinton and Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) met in Brooklyn, New York, on Thursday for the ninth Democratic debate, and once again, the …Continue reading »

HuffPo: Both Sides Of Reproductive Rights Debate Concerned About Revised Religious Freedom Laws

Samantha Lachman | Huffington Post (United States) WASHINGTON — Reproductive rights advocates and opponents are both sounding a cautionary note about how religious freedom laws likes the ones signed by …Continue reading »

LA Times: With no reproductive rights, many Latin American women could be at the mercy of the Zika virus

The Times Editorial Board | Los Angeles Times (United States) Now that researchers have identified a tangible link between the Zika virus and fetal brain deformation, pregnant women and those …Continue reading »

The Hill: Why the sexual and reproductive justice movement must be a moral movement

Rev. Debra W. Haffner | The Hill (United States) Recently, the governor of Texas announced that Planned Parenthood in the state would no longer be able to serve women on …Continue reading »

Slate: A Woman’s Right to Know

Dahlia Lithwick | Slate (United States) The U.S. Supreme Court has long been signaling an almost infinite tolerance for claims that religious freedom and the freedom of speech—especially when combined—can …Continue reading »

El Espectador: Policías contra el aborto

Juan Carlos Rincón Escalante | El Espectador (Colombia) El sacerdote era predecible. Igual que las distintas pancartas con mensajes como “Ningún promotor del aborto hubiera querido ser abortado” y “Tu …Continue reading »

Religion & Politics: On Planned Parenthood, Beware of False Prophets

Marie Griffith | Religion & Politics (United States) “The Bible says, ‘Beware of false prophets,’” outgoing House Speaker John Boehner told Face the Nation host John Dickerson on September 27. …Continue reading »

El Comercio: Nicaragua: organizaciones exigen restituir aborto terapéutico

El Comercio (Perú) (EFE). Representantes de varios organismos feministas, en su mayoría mujeres, se manifestaron hoy frente a la Corte Suprema de Justicia de Nicaragua en favor de la restitución …Continue reading »

In Focus: Pope Francis — Abortion, Religion, and Politics

Daniel Jones | Universidad de Buenos Aires Pope Francis’ recent decision this Jubilee Year—to grant priests the right to absolve “the sin of abortion for those who have practiced it …Continue reading »

BioBioChile: 8 razones del Gobierno para despenalizar el aborto terapéutico

Francisca Rivas | BioBioChile (Chile) En enero de este año, el Gobierno envió un proyecto de ley que busca despenalizar la interrupción voluntaria del embarazo en determinadas circunstancias, es decir, …Continue reading »

Clarín: La legalización del aborto, un tema espinoso para el Gobierno

Mariana Iglesias | Clarín (Argentina) En Argentina el aborto es legal en casos de violación o si la vida o la salud de la mujer está en riesgo. Pero como …Continue reading »