The last time the country debated on the legalization of abortion in cases of rape was in 2013 and the assembly voted against it.
Peoples Dispatch takes a look into the Argentinian feminist movement for legal abortion and the victory of Kurdish hunger strikers. Also, we report on the teachers’ strike in New Zealand.
Protesters said the law would make abortion unsafe and disproportionately affect the State’s marginalized communities. There have been calls to boycott Alabama in the aftermath
The legislation makes the performance of abortion by any medical professional a class A felony, punishable by 10 to 99 years in prison
A new regulation which will allow health professionals, insurers and employers to refuse essential healthcare services that they feel will violate their religious and moral beliefs
The new penal code imposes death penalty for gay sex, including by stoning.
Feminists across the continent have been mobilizing to change the draconian and repressive laws that inhibit access to legal, safe and free abortion