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Pregnant woman blasts anti-abortion activists

2014-12-19 11:11

Watch this mom defend the rights of women who choose to abort.

Pram rolls onto railway tracks!

2014-12-08 08:19

Safety check reminder for parents as toddler in pram rolls off railway platform.

Abortion laws make Senegalese women kill babies

2014-12-02 17:05

Women in Senegal are resorting to clandestine abortions or killing their own infants due to strict abortion laws.

Canadian convicted for sabotaging condoms

2014-11-25 16:00

A Canadian man who poked holes in his condoms before having sex with his girlfriend was sentenced to 18-months in prison for sexual assault.

New book tackles abortion issue

2014-11-13 10:52

Provocative critic Katha Pollitt takes on the whole of the abortion debate in her new book.

‘I forced my 16 year old to have an abortion!’

2014-10-30 10:38

Who calls the shots when it comes to responding to teen pregnancy, asks Claudia.

Illegal abortions kill dozens of girls in Malawi

2014-10-13 09:17

Malawi's conservative attitude to sexual education and banning of abortions has lead to dozens of girls dying each year after undergoing backstreet abortions for unwanted pregnancies.

'Your father wanted you dead'

2014-09-26 13:00

Are unwanted children a threat to their father's freedom?

Mom goes to jail for giving daughter abortion pills

2014-09-08 09:22

US mom goes to prison for supplying so-called ‘abortion pills’ to teen daughter.

“My wife aborted without my permission”

2014-08-22 14:22

Do moms have the sole right to decide about pregnancy in marriage?

She aborted without my permission

2014-08-20 08:27

Do women have the sole right to decide about pregnancy in a marriage?

'Your father wanted you dead'

2014-07-18 14:44

Are unwanted children a threat to their father's freedom?

Toni Braxton says son’s autism is God’s abortion ‘payback’

2014-05-26 09:55

Star’s guilt over abortion leads to claims that God punished her by afflicting her son.

Woman films and shares her abortion with the public

2014-05-09 10:44

Emily Letts is an abortion counsellor who shared her own abortion story with the world in an attempt to show women what it’s like.

Cape Town's abortion chaos

2014-04-02 05:00

Illegal abortionists in Cape Town are openly advertising their services in public places. Here's more about the horror of illegal abortions.

Illegal abortion horror continues

2014-04-01 12:19

Illegal abortionists in Cape Town are openly advertising their services in public places. Here's more about the horror of illegal abortions.

US abortion rate lowest since 1973

2014-02-03 09:54

According to the latest national survey, the US abortion rate declined to its lowest level since 1973, and the number of abortions fell by 13% between 2008 and 2011.

Teens, sex and babies

2014-01-14 11:00

If sex education is effective, why are there so many kids becoming parents?

‘I deserved to miscarry’

2014-01-11 09:00

Some women feel they are responsible for the end of their pregnancies.

Birth control offered after abortion

2013-11-18 16:10

A study suggests offering women long-acting forms of birth control right away after an abortion may lower the chance they'll have another unintended pregnancy.

The fight against unsafe abortions

2013-10-07 09:00

An estimated 5.5 million unsafe abortions occur in Africa every year. With 40% of those women dying, something needs to be done.

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After two days of debate, a landmark bill has been passed in Ireland that enshrines into law a woman's right to an abortion in cases where her life is at risk or she is in danger of committing suicide. Watch.

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‘I deserved to miscarry’

2013-04-23 13:33

Some women feel they are responsible for the end of their pregnancies.

 

Pregnant woman blasts anti-abortion activists

2014-12-05 13:58

Watch this mom defend the rights of women who choose to abort.

Abortion laws make Senegalese women kill babies

2014-12-02 10:46

Women in Senegal are resorting to clandestine abortions or killing their own infants due to strict abortion laws.

Abortion ban drives pregnant teens to suicide

2014-11-13 11:38

Due to the ban on abortion in El Salvador, many girls who become pregnant after being raped are driven to commit suicide.

Teen forced to have an abortion

2014-10-31 08:48

Who calls the shots when it comes to responding to teen pregnancy?

‘I forced my 16 year old to have an abortion!’

2014-10-30 10:39

This mom forced her teen to have an abortion, but did she make the right choice?

Teens, sex and babies

2014-10-18 19:05

If sex education is effective, why are there so many kids becoming parents?

Illegal abortions kill dozens of girls in Malawi

2014-10-13 08:43

Many staunchly Christian parents in Malawi do not inform their children about birth control, resulting in unsafe abortions that have killed dozens of girls.

Mom jailed over abortion pills

2014-09-08 09:29

US mom goes to prison for supplying so-called ‘abortion pills’ to teen daughter.

Mom goes to jail for giving daughter abortion pills

2014-09-08 09:21

US mom goes to prison for supplying so-called ‘abortion pills’ to teen daughter.

"Oh, really?": 7 dumbest things recently said about women

2014-08-20 11:06

Whoever said empty vessels make the most noise was right. Here is a compilation of the dumbest things said about women that you won't believe.

Teens, sex and babies

2014-07-28 10:34

If sex education is effective, why are there so many kids becoming parents?

Toni Braxton says son’s autism is God’s abortion ‘payback’

2014-05-30 13:20

Star’s guilt over abortion leads to claims that God punished her.

Woman films and shares her abortion with the public

2014-05-12 14:30

Emily Letts is an abortion counsellor who shared her own abortion story with the world in an attempt to show women what it’s like.

Alabama law that may restrict abortion challenged

2014-04-04 12:48

An Alabama law aimed at restricting hospital access to doctors who perform abortions is being challenged because it may pose an impediment for women who seek abortion.

Cape Town's abortion chaos

2014-04-01 16:49

Illegal abortionists in Cape Town are openly advertising their services in public places. Here's more about the horror of illegal abortions.

Canadian convicted for sabotaging condoms

2014-03-10 13:52

A Canadian man who poked holes in his condoms before having sex with his girlfriend was sentenced to 18-months in prison for sexual assault.

Viewing ultrasound doesn't change abortion plans

2014-01-31 13:37

According to a large new US study, nearly 99% of women went ahead with an abortion after voluntarily viewing an ultrasound image of the foetus.

Using old laws to punish mothers

2014-01-11 13:00

Should mothers be held accountable for the deaths of their unborn or stillborn babies?

Womb for rent

2013-11-22 09:00

Forced abortions shake up China's surrogate industry

'Your father wanted you dead'

2013-11-08 09:00

Are unwanted children a threat to their father's freedom?

Woman dies after being denied abortion

2013-08-12 15:00

Septicaemia death after miscarriage treatment refusal.

Ireland publishes bill on life-saving abortions

2013-05-02 13:32

Ireland has unveiled a long-awaited bill that lays down new rules governing when life-saving abortions can be performed.

New pope vs. sex abuse

2013-03-14 09:01

Children may lose out with the election of Pope Francis.

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