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Letters: Unite against all of those who peddle racism and transphobia

Letters: Unite against all of those who peddle racism and transphobia It’s a shame there’s no invisibility cloak to throw at transphobic authors

Letters: Say no to the sick idea of the ‘survival of the fittest’

Letters: Say no to the sick idea of the ‘survival of the fittest’ A new scandal over Do Not Attempt Resuscitation (DNAR) orders has revived previously unthinkable eugenic notions about the “survival of the fittest”. 

Abortion law changes do not go far enough

Abortion law changes do not go far enough Rules relaxing access to abortion aren’t enough to protect women in the pandemic.

Never mind the coronavirus, what about the bottom line?

Never mind the coronavirus, what about the bottom line? Never mind the coronavirus, what about the bottom line?

DUP—Don’t Undertake Pact with these bigots

DUP—Don’t Undertake Pact with these bigots The bigots of the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) tried to recall the Stormont Assembly in Northern Ireland for the first time in two and half years on Monday.

Northern Ireland abortion law changes are a victory—but the struggle goes on

Northern Ireland abortion law changes are a victory—but the struggle goes on abortion will be decriminalised in Northern Ireland on 21 October—if a devolved Northern Irish government does not meet before then.

Resisting Trump’s war on women

19 May 2019
The United States is a dangerous place to be a woman. An onslaught of laws has chipped away at abortion rights since Donald Trump’s inauguration as president two and a half years ago.

Pro-choice protest stands up to the bigots

14 May 2019
Pro-choice activists gathered in central London last Saturday to oppose the annual March for Life protest.

NHS checks mean women denied access to abortions

19 February 2019
The Tories have been forced to admit that migrants were wrongly denied NHS treatment because of racist health charges.

Abortion rights - defend a woman’s right to choose

23 October 2018
Parliament was set to debate abortion law in Northern Ireland as Socialist Worker went to press on Tuesday.

How Trump plans to bin key abortion regulations—and how he can be beaten back

04 July 2018
Activists are ready to fight the attacks on a woman’s right to choose

Womens’ marches show the mood to relax abortion laws in Northern Ireland

11 June 2018
Pressure is growing on politicians for reform of draconian abortion law in Northern Ireland, reports Sarah Bates

Protests outside parliament after MPs debate abortion law

05 June 2018
Activists protested outside parliament on Tuesday.

Northern Ireland—how Britain rules a last outpost of empire

04 June 2018
Why isn’t Northern Ireland in Ireland?

Irish repeal movement’s historic win deals blow to bigotry

29 May 2018
Irish voters delivered a ­landslide two to one vote to repeal the 8th Amendment and liberalise abortion laws last Saturday.

Victory for abortion rights in Ireland

26 May 2018
The result was conclusive. Over 66 percent voted Yes to repeal the anti-abortion clause in the constitution.

Getting the bigots on the back foot in Ireland

22 May 2018
Sinead is one of tens of thousands of women who have been forced to leave Ireland to access abortion services.

Pro-choice protest pans ‘March for Life’ bigots

09 May 2018
Abortion Rights campaigners protested against a march by anti-choice ­bigots in central London

Abortion Rights campaigners to oppose March for Life bigots in London

01 May 2018
Abortion rights activists will March for Choice in London this Saturday. They are taking action against the anti-choice bigots behind the “March for Life” conference and demonstration

Reports round-up: Pro-choice activists set to take on anti-abortionists

14 November 2017
Plus, Kingsmill strike, Pentonville Five celebration and boiler maintenance workers

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