Motion M-312 is motivated solely by anti-abortion ideology. The intent is to bestow legal personhood on fetuses in order to re-criminalize abortion.
Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada
Fake clinics like the Kamloops centre try to give the impression they are secular medical clinics run by professionals, when most are staffed solely by volunteers with no counselling credentials.
Not providing abortion services in PEI violates women’s constitutional rights, discriminates against women, and endangers their health and lives. It also contravenes the Canada Health Act.
Anti-choice activists in Canada argue that abortion should be defunded and that women should pay out-of-pocket for abortion care. But that is a position that ignores evidence and human rights.
Totals of Members of Parliament from each party who are anti-choice, pro-choice, or unknown, with comparisons just before the election on May 2, 2011 and now.
Abortion could easily be recriminalized under a Conservative majority government, despite Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s promises to the contrary.
The list shows totals of MPs who are anti-choice (from each party), pro-choice, or unknown, with comparisons just after the 2008 election and now.
A new survey by the Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada reveals that 64% of abortion clinics in Canada clinics currently experience protest activity, and a further 15% have had protesters in the past.