AR Statement – Strathclyde Student’s Association bans anti-choice groups from affiliating

05/12/16 Earlier today, the University of Strathclyde Student’s Association (USSA) banned anti-choice groups from affiliating and receiving funding as part of student associations. The anti-choice group claims that this is an assault to their freedom of expression, while the USSA maintains their position that anti-choice groups actively use intimidation and fear tactics to communicate their...
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Model Letter to the BBC

Subject: “NI woman charged over abortion pills” I was disappointed to read Chris Buckler’s “NI woman charged over abortion pills” article, published on the BBC on 27 October 2016. This article is highly problematic because it includes false and biased information regarding abortion medication. Rather than relying on scientific data to inform the public that...
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Press Release: Scotland considers giving free abortions to NI women

21/11/16 Abortion Rights have welcomed comments made by Scotland’s First Minister, Nicola Sturgeon MSP, regarding the possibility of provision, by NHS Scotland, of abortion services for women travelling from Northern Ireland. Starts The matter was raised by Patrick Harvie MSP at First Ministers Questions on Thursday (17 November 2016). He asked the First Minister whether...
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Abortion Rights’ statement on Channel 4’s Dispatches investigation into crisis pregnancy centres:

04/10/16 Kerry Abel, Chair of Abortion Rights, commented: “Abortion Rights has long been concerned about the activities of crisis pregnancy centres which push an anti-choice agenda on clients, and which spread misinformation about abortion. “We welcome this Dispatches investigation, and hope that it will raise awareness of CPCs so that fewer people are taken in...
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