Vandalism of Abortion Nurses Car Deplored | Scoop News

Vandalism of Abortion Nurses Car Deplored | Scoop News. The above press release disturbs me immensely for a number of reasons. It makes me worry that in New Zealand we are slowly moving back towards a climate of Anti-choice violence like that which is seen in the USA where abortion providers are routinely targeted. Someone…

Abortion Without Exception

Paul Akin’s comments about rape and pregnancy in the USA have had people rushing to denounce the notion of forcible rape and defend the exception in the case of pregnancy caused by rape in states with restrictive abortion laws. Abortion in the case of rape, incest, or a foetus with a profoun  disability are often…

Rio+20 Agreement Fails Women, and the World

Rio+20 the United Nations sustainable development conference has just finished. Yet again women have been thrown under the bus.  Women’s rights were sacrificed for the ‘more important’ issues of trade and financing for sustainable development. In fact The Holy See (The Vatican)  championed the agenda, along with other conservative governments,  that women’s equality and reproductive rights…