Press Release: Slash the legal abortion limit to 12 weeks, Jeremy Hunt says

PM hopeful Jeremy Hunt said that he would like to see the abortion limit reduced from 24 weeks to 12 Hunt’s comments on his desire to see the abortion time limit lowered to 12 weeks have elicited blow-back from pro-choice groups. Abortion Rights Kerry Abel chair said: “Abortion care is not an issue to play politics with....
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Press Release: Deborah Frances-White to Speak on behalf of AR at Together Against Trump Demo

STARTS Donald Trump is visiting the UK and mass protests are planned to greet him. Abortion Rights is proud to be joining the carnival of resistance. This protest is going to include some big-name speakers and also a lot of space for grassroots voices. The groups that Trump’s divisive and discriminatory agendas impact the most...
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Trade Union Model Motion

Abortion Rights Model Motion template Model motion on abortion rights This branch notes that: The rights of all women to access safe, free, legal and local abortion is an advance for women and is necessary to achieve a society that values the lives and rights of women. Before the 1967 Act legalised abortion thousands of...
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Georgia on my mind

As the Chair of the Abortion Rights Campaign, I follow most of the ups and downs, highs and lows of the fights for control over our bodies, for women not to be treated like baby-carrying vessels and for the choice, to decide how, when and how many children we have. I was overjoyed when Ireland...
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Open letter to The Mayor of London: Support the pro-choice majority

Join Abortion Rights standing up to anti-abortion bullies, sign the letter below.  Download the letter here Find out more about March for Choice here A woman accessing abortion in the UK should be entitled to safe and unobstructed access. From the moment she makes her decision, every step of the way should be planned and...
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