Theresa May Is Selling Out Women And The LGBT Community To Cling To Power And It’s Not Okay

During this extraordinary snap election, we saw so many u-turns it was hard to keep up. Accusations flew wildly around about Irish terrorists, how ‘wobbly’ and ‘chaotic’ politicians appeared, the tone of the discussions on television was acrimonious at best. All promises are out the window now that a weakened Theresa May is in negotiations...
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Pro-choice campaigners protest ‘March for Life’ in Birmingham

STARTS  Pro-choice campaigners take to Birmingham tomorrow (Saturday 20 May) to stage a protest against the US-styled ‘March for Life’. The anti-choice, US-inspired ‘March for Life’ is organising a ‘Lifefest’ event in the centre of Birmingham on Saturday 20 May. ‘March for Life’ might have a shiny family-friendly appearance but it is made up of...
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Is Philip Davies a little Trump?

  It’s wonderful to live in Shipley.  An area where there is a strong feminist base.   Where women live, work and organised a successful Women’s March against Trump. I’m on the Abortion Rights Committee, engaging women locally and nationally around pro-choice issues.  So why is Philip Davies so out of touch with his constituents? Philip...
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Using the Tampon Tax to fund anti-abortion groups is a bloody outrage!

Over the past few years, campaigners have rightly highlighted the fact that sanitary protection, which we feel is a necessity is actually taxed as a luxury product . The campaign gathered so much support that it forced a debate in Parliament and the male-dominated institution delicately debated the estimated £492 a year cost of periods. So...
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Conservative commentator confuses viewers over pro-choice views, but should we be surprised?

An American conservative commentator, Tomi Lahren, has been fired from her job on a conservative news network TheBlaze, after making pro-choice comments during an interview on The View. Lahren, known for her constitutional conservative views, explained that it would be hypocritical of her to say that she’s in favour of limited government interference, but at...
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What does Trumpism look like in the UK?

What does Trumpism look like in the UK? Kerry Abel, Chair of Abortion Rights Many have been disgusted by the impact Trump had in his first week in office, signing a series of inflammatory Executive orders rolling back affordable healthcare, giving the green light to expand oil pipelines without regard for the environment, passing the...
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Abortion Rights Statement on Nuffield Council on Bioethics Report

Earlier this week, the Nuffield Council on Bioethics published a recommendation report regarding non-invasive prenatal testing (NIPT) to be used to find early NHS screening for Down’s, Edwards and Patau’s. Although the report positively discusses the increase in information that this prenatal test will bring, it also says that women should be denied information about...
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