Canada Abortion Debate

Canada's Abortion Laws Could Have Been Very Different

CP | Stanley Stromp, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics

VANCOUVER - Recently declassified federal cabinet documents show Canada could have been a very different place for women seeking abortions and the doc...

How Do You Like Him Now?

CP | Bruce Cheadle, The Canadian Press | Posted 02.26.2013 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Stephen Harper, we hardly know you.Almost seven years after Harper led his Conservatives to office and ended more than a decade of uninterrup...

Will Abortion Stance Make Him A Star?

CP | Jennifer Ditchburn, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.25.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Whether or not Stephen Woodworth's pro-life motion passes Wednesday in the House of Commons, the Conservative backbencher will have sparked m...

Union Leader Slams Tory MP Over Abortion Debate

CBC | Posted 08.25.2012 | Canada Politics

The CAW has chosen a side in the abortion debate. The union is making it clear, it is pro-choice. In an open letter to Prime M...

Anti-Abortion Motion On Hold Until The Fall

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 06.06.2012 | Canada Politics

The Tories, like any other political party, are no stranger to voting against motions that don't fit in with the party's mandate. But it's not often S...

Anti-Abortionists To Harper: This Debate Isn't Over

CBC | Posted 07.09.2012 | Canada Politics

Anti-abortion activists say they have a message for Prime Minister Stephen Harper as they gather today for an annual demonstration on Par...

MPs Denounce Motion To Study When Life Begins

CBC | Posted 06.26.2012 | Canada Politics

International Cooperation Minister Bev Oda is now reimbursing taxpayers for the car and driver she hired during a trip abroad after saying...

Pro-Lifers Hijacking Liberals Party?

CP | Joan Bryden, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.09.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Some federal Liberals fear single-issue pro-lifers are trying to hijack their weakened party.Their fears have been stoked by the apparent re-...