Legal abortion
Argentinians hold a virtual mobilization to demand abortion rights

The National Campaign for the Right to Legal, Safe and Free Abortion, gave the call for the demonstration on the occasion of its fifteenth anniversary

Towards abortion rights in Argentina

This is the first time that a head of state in Argentina will present a bill of this nature and it will be a significant breakthrough for the long-demanded abortion rights in the country.

Legal abortion is within reach in Argentina

Argentine women, activists, feminist movements and social organizations celebrated the announcement by President Alberto Fernández to present a bill to decriminalize abortion in the country

Thousands of women call for abortion legalization at Buenos Aires rally

Newly elected Argentinian President Alberto Fernandez has repeatedly expressed support for the movement and has called legal abortions a public health issue.

Incoming government in Argentina passes measures to alleviate socio-economic crisis

Alberto Fernández froze the price of basic public services, reduced the prices of medicines, announced special bonuses for retirees, special and underprivileged people, suspended the ban on the sale of abortion pills

Mexican state of Oaxaca legalizes abortion

Oaxaca is the second state after the capital Mexico City to decriminalize elective abortions

Activists vow to continue struggle as bid to decriminalize abortion in cases of rape fails in Ecuador

The proposal to decriminalize abortion in cases of rape was defeated in Ecuador’s National Assembly after it obtained only 65 votes as opposed to the mandatory 70

Around the World in 8 Minutes: Episode 27

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.

Argentine feminist groups begin fresh struggle for legal abortion

The National Campaign for the Right to Legal, Safe and Free Abortion will present – for the eighth time – a fresh draft of the bill for the Voluntary Termination of Pregnancy (IVE) before the House of Representatives

[Video] Human rights groups condemns Brunei’s new penal code as barbaric

The new penal code imposes death penalty for gay sex, including by stoning.

Feb 19 Pañuelazo Thousands of Argentine women march for legal, safe and free abortion

The National Campaign for the Right to Legal, Safe and free abortion called for demonstrations across Argentina to demand the government to address the bill for Voluntary Termination of Pregnancy again this year

“It was not Legal Termination of Pregnancy, it was a torture”

Argentines are demanding the resignation of health minister and political trail against governor of the province of Jujuy for violating the rights of a 12 years old rape victim

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