The anti-choice movement has grown increasingly dangerous in recent years, with violent extremist groups gaining influence in state legislatures.
Progressives have condemned a bill introduced in Florida's GOP-controlled Legislature that would ban abortions after 15 weeks.
The analysis shows that prominent anti-abortion groups have “been involved in recent efforts to limit reproductive rights in Europe and Latin America”.
Reproductive rights in the US is threatened by the Supreme Court’s right-wing supermajority and a wave of anti-choice laws.
Several international lawmakers and leaders have joined rights activists in a call for all legal barriers to abortion care to be removed worldwide.
The Texas Republican governor Greg Abbott has signed into law one of the most extreme six-week abortion bans in the US.
U.S. Supreme Court has announced that it will hear a challenge to Mississippi's ban on nearly all abortions after 15 weeks of gestation.
Experts note that 2021 is on track to be “the most damaging anti-abortion state legislative session in a decade - and perhaps ever”.
In January 1973, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that anti-abortion laws represent an unconstitutional invasion of privacy.
Humans putting thought into the matter realized that you just don't become a sentient being, all of a sudden, at the moment of conception.