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A couple of outtakes from a fashion shoot with vintage model and costume designer, Lute Al Raad, for Abortion Rights Campaign in Ireland, September 2016.  Taken in various Government buildings in Dublin city. 

The Chicken & the Egg McMuffin

By Sarah Sutherland

It’s been a rough week for women in Ohio. On Tuesday, the “heartbeat bill,” which seeks to ban abortion at the point that a heartbeat can be detected — as early as 6 weeks, when many women don’t realize they’re pregnant until their second missed period, 2 weeks… 460 more words


Abortion does not cause cancer, group admits

A Catholic anti-abortion group connected to the Times investigation into crisis pregnancy agencies has admitted that abortion does not cause breast cancer.

The Good Counsel Network, which operates in Ireland and the UK, has compared abortion to terrorism, defended the Magdalene Laundries and described using contraception as an act of narcissism. 591 more words

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Ohio passes second, less restrictive, abortion bill

Ohio lawmakers passed a second piece of legislation in two days on Thursday restricting abortion access in the state by banning the procedure after 20 weeks of gestation. 383 more words

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Couchsurfing for abortion access

Is there a social network or database of people who live in states with pretty liberal abortion rights, who are willing to host pregnant people who need to travel to get abortions? 56 more words


“Why did you have me, Mummy?”

“Why did you have me, Mummy?” Well, there’s the million dollar question. I have just tried to explain the pro-choice demonstration I’m going on to my seven year old daughter. 532 more words


7 things to know about the Ohio 'heartbeat bill'

Corrections and clarifications: This article has been updated to make clearer the process by which the bill could become law and go into effect, and to provide detail about Ohio’s viability law. 801 more words