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Congressman Trent Franks Gets a Wee Bit Irish on Anti-Choice Policy

Arizona Congressman Trent Franks

It’s not enough to define abortion rights for D.C., now Franks wants to weigh in on Ireland’s debate, too.

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Anti-Choice Billboards Arrive in Ireland

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The country is the latest to see anti-choice propaganda going large and public.

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Get Real: I’m Trapped In an Unhealthy Relationship and Don’t Know What to Do

How do you get out of an abusive situation and get yourself safe? By doing all you can to get sound help as soon as you can and to leave as safely as possible. It’s so easy to feel stuck in abuse or other unsafe situations, but we can get unstuck.

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Abortion in Ireland: Ignoring Reality

The idea that the number of women travelling to Britain for abortions is the sum total of Irish women actually having abortions would be laughable if it weren’t so tragic.

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Morning Roundup: Texas House Passes Ultrasound Bill with No Rape Exception

Texas House passes mandatory ultrasound bill without a rape or incest exception, 40 Days of Harassment starts tomorrow, Minnesota introduces fetal pain bill, and will internet-procured medication be the new back alley abortion?

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Medical Abortion in Britain and Ireland: Let’s Join the 21st Century!

The abortion pill potentially puts the control over abortion into women’s hands, and a lot of conservative men and women aren’t sure they like that.

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Morning Roundup: (VIDEO) Oprah’s Teen Pregnancy

Oprah’s story of teen pregnancy and suicidal thoughts, emergency contraception in Ireland, SBA List scores the health care repeal, and the ACLU is doing what?

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European Court Finds Ireland’s Abortion Law Violates Rights of Pregnant Woman with Cancer

In a victory for Irish women, and to some degree women everywhere, the European Court of Human Rights today ruled that Ireland’s strict law forbidding abortions even in dire circumstances violated the right to life of a pregnant woman suffering from cancer.

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Morning Roundup: Abortion in Ireland; LGBTQ Youth Guide

Ireland may soon have to offer abortions to women whose lives are threatened by pregnancy, abortion services will soon be offered in Witchita once again, Tony Perkins hates a bill put forth by the Democrats, and youth facilities now have more guidance on the sexual health needs of LGBTQ youth.

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Morning Roundup: Alaska Parental Notification Law Upheld, Stripped of Physician Punishment

Abortion rulings in Alaska and (expected soon) in Ireland; closeted teachers; science  doesn’t match the beliefs of the Family Research Council; and “Choice on Earth” cards from Planned Parenthood.

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