Higgs on the campaign trail in New Brunswick in September 2020. Image: Blaine Higgs/Twitter
Emily Williams | Fredericton's Clinic 554 was the sole private facility offering surgical abortion in the province. The government's failure to provide abortion services outside of hospitals goes against human rights.
A pile of anti-choice placards at the 2016 March for Life in Ottawa. Image: Ross Dunn/Flickr
Sandeep Prasad, Alba Onofrio | The "March for Life" rally may not seem like a major problem in the short term. But its supporters have a broad agenda aimed at promoting Christian supremacy and marginalizing vulnerable groups.
Participants in panel discussion on conscientious objection. Photo: International Women's Health Coalition/Flickr
Joyce Arthur | For the first time ever, an expert group has arrived at a majority consensus that the practice of so-called "conscientious objection" by health-care professionals should not be allowed.
David Suzuki (Photo: David J. Climenhaga)
David J. Climenhaga | New salary regulations introduced by Alberta NDP won't please top university administrators; entire United Conservative Party Caucus goes missing!
Judy Rebick at Vancouver book launch of her memoir 'Heroes in My Head'
Victoria Fenner |'s cofounder talks about her new memoir about her life as an activist while coping as a survivor of childhood sexual abuse.
Employment Minister Patty Hajdu. Photo: VAC | ACC/flickr
Joyce Arthur | Should taxpayers fund summer jobs for youth where they will be trained to challenge and oppose the Charter rights of others? Anti-choice groups have been using the Canada Summer Jobs fund for years.
Pro-choice demonstrators. Image: Kate Ausburn/flickr
Krystalline Kraus | Demonstrators also are prohibited from advising a person not to get an abortion, and intimidation or interfering with a woman's ability to physically access the eight clinics will be banned.
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Medication. Photo: helge/flickr
Joyce Arthur, Martina Zanetti | This year has seen an increase in the pool of providers and growth in the universal coverage of abortion drug Mifegymiso. Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada reports on the progress made.
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Aalya Ahmad, Radical Handmaids | On April 25, 2012, a small grassroots group of (mostly) young women donned outfits inspired by Margaret Atwood's 1985 novel, The Handmaid's Tale, and went to Parliament Hill for a little "cosplay."
Image: Denis Bocquet/flickr
Joyce Arthur | A video that compares abortion to the Holocaust was shown in March at a Catholic high school in Red Deer, Alberta. Yes, that's right -- women who have abortions are equivalent to genocidal Nazis.
Humberto DaSilva | The airwaves and wires are full of circus debates, so the revolution is not being televised!