Canada Abortion Law

These Little Pills Are Poised To Fire Up The Abortion Debate Again

CBC | Posted 03.29.2014 | Canada Living

The abortion debate on Parliament Hill isn't likely to fade in 2014 as Health Canada is expected to decide whether to approve a drug that terminates ...

25 Years Later, The Debate Still Rages

CP | Gerrit De Vynck, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.29.2013 | Canada

OTTAWA - Canadians don't want to revisit the age-old abortion debate, Canada's minister for the status of women said Monday as activists on both sides...

Why Canada Needs an Abortion Law Now

Mary Ellen Douglas | Posted 09.10.2012 | Canada Politics
Mary Ellen Douglas

The most recent Ipsos Reid/Postmedia poll finds that most respondents favour maintaining some form of abortion license, but dig a little further and it's clear that there is a lack of understanding about the legal reality in Canada.

A Woman's Right To Choose Must Apply To All Women

Valerie Keefe | Posted 08.14.2012 | Canada Politics
Valerie Keefe

Much of the Canadian feminist movement as one can reasonably refer to en masse have been as milquetoast on the right of trans women to access transition medicine on demand as one could imagine.

When is a Baby not a Baby? When Our Abortion Law Says it Isn't

Stephen Woodworth | Posted 03.03.2012 | Canada Politics
Stephen Woodworth

Many believe Canada has no abortion law. On the other hand, a recent poll disclosed that 79 per cent of Canadians believe that Canadian law protects the fundamental human rights of children before birth in the later stages of gestation. In fact, the opposite is true on both counts.