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Still many questions on abortion reforms within N.B. hospitals

FREDERICTON – Premier Brian Gallant’s surprise decision to abolish the need for women to have two doctors approve an abortion is raising many questions.

While pro-choice groups say the decision is groundbreaking, they’re left wondering just how it’s going to work. 483 more words


UPDATED: N.B. to scrap regulation that restricts access to abortion

FREDERICTON – New Brunswick Premier Brian Gallant says he will scrap a contentious regulation that restricts access to abortion in the province.

“Government will be moving forward with an amendment to 84-20 to no longer require two physicians to certify that the procedure is medically required,” Gallant said. 467 more words


Reproductive Justice a Theme of Conference in Puerto Rico

Recently I attended the National Women’s Studies Association meeting in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Among the dizzying array of panel presentations were two of particular interest to me. 675 more words

Anti-abortion activists exploit civil rights messages while omitting King's family planning legacy

Guest Blogger:  La’Tasha D. Mayes, executive director of New Voices for Reproductive Justice, an organization building a social change movement in Pennsylvania and Ohio dedicated to the health and well-being of black women and girls.

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It’s an auction!

Ok, it’s really a silent auction, online, of course.  It’s a fundraiser for KRCRC – Kentucky’s state affiliate of the national Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice, an interfaith alliance of mainstream religious organizations dedicated to ensuring access to reproductive health care and achieving reproductive justice. 189 more words