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Opinion

My spouse’s ultrasound turned up one thing irregular within the child’s coronary heart — an in any other case innocuous characteristic that correlates with genetic circumstances similar to Down syndrome. A sequence of assessments confirmed that our son certainly had Down syndrome. We got the choice of abortion, however my spouse, Jan, already regarded him […]

Legal Abortion in Argentina? A Long Shot Is Suddenly Within Reach

Legal Abortion in Argentina? A Long Shot Is Suddenly Within Reach

The arrival of an abortion invoice within the Chamber of Deputies, the decrease home of Argentina’s Congress, is extensively seen as a direct outgrowth of a broader ladies’s rights motion within the nation that began in 2015 with a marketing campaign in opposition to femicides referred to as “Ni Una Menos,” “Not One Less.” Hundreds […]

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Opinion

“Currently, seven states have only one abortion care provider,” stated Nikki Madsen, govt director of the Abortion Care Network. In 5 of these states — Kentucky, Mississippi, North Dakota, West Virginia and Wyoming — impartial abortion care suppliers (clinics that aren’t hospitals, personal physicians’ places of work or nationwide organizations like Planned Parenthood) function the […]

They Were Jailed for Miscarriages. Now, Campaign Aims to End Abortion Ban.

They Were Jailed for Miscarriages. Now, Campaign Aims to End Abortion Ban.

El Salvador’s well being ministry has thrown its help behind altering the regulation, and medical doctors have begun talking out, arguing that the ban ties their palms in treating high-risk pregnancies. International organizations have condemned the ban as a violation of ladies’s rights, and Chile, which relaxed its law in August, set an influential instance. […]

Pope Francis Puts Caring for Migrants and Opposing Abortion on Equal Footing

Pope Francis Puts Caring for Migrants and Opposing Abortion on Equal Footing

“Some Catholics consider it a secondary issue compared to the ‘grave’ bioethical questions. That a politician looking for votes might say such a thing is understandable, but not a Christian,” he mentioned, including that welcoming the stranger on the door was basic to the religion. “This is not a notion invented by some Pope, or […]

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Just a few weeks in the past, The Washington Post’s deputy editorial web page editor, Ruth Marcus, wrote two columns explaining why, had both of her kids been identified with Down syndrome in utero, she would have accepted the “ghastly” nature of a second-trimester abortion and terminated the being pregnant. She conceded that individuals with […]

Under Trump, an Office Meant to Help Refugees Enters the Abortion Wars

Under Trump, an Office Meant to Help Refugees Enters the Abortion Wars

Unlike some conventional Republicans, many non secular conservatives eagerly sought jobs within the administration and the possibility to form coverage after eight years of a Democratic president. This was very true at H.H.S., the place the senior ranks are staffed with former activists who’ve constructed careers advancing socially conservative causes. Some of these hires at […]

The Atlantic Cuts Ties With Conservative Writer Kevin Williamson

The Atlantic Cuts Ties With Conservative Writer Kevin Williamson

“I have come to the conclusion,” Mr. Goldberg added, “that The Atlantic is not the best fit for his talents, and so we are parting ways.” The podcast in query was a National Review show known as “Mad Dogs and Englishmen,” which is hosted by Mr. Williamson and the NationalReview.com editor, Charles C. W. Cooke. […]

Judge Temporarily Stops U.S. From Blocking Undocumented Teenagers’ Abortions

Judge Temporarily Stops U.S. From Blocking Undocumented Teenagers’ Abortions

Photo A detention heart in McAllen, Tex., for undocumented minors. Credit Todd Heisler/The New York Times A federal decide in Washington issued a sweeping order on Friday that quickly prevents the federal government from blocking entry to abortion companies for undocumented, pregnant minors who’ve been detained in federal immigration custody. In issuing the preliminary injunction, […]