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Ontario Premier Doug Ford visits Joseph Brant Hospital to celebrate the completion and grand opening of its newly expanded facility. Image: Premier of Ontario Photography/Flickr
Tina S. Beier | An overview of the Ford government's cuts to health care in Ontario and how these cuts affect reproductive health, LGBTQ+ mental health, and privatization.
Blog
Image: Women Deliver CEO and President Katja Iversen, from Women Deliver 2019 Mobilization Canada Facebook page
Penney Kome | Canada leads the way with a new monster international fund to promote gender equality, women's empowerment, and reproductive health.
News
A mom and her newborn baby at the Maternal and Child Health Training Institute for medically needy in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Photo: UN Photo/Kibae Park/Flickr
Karl Nerenberg | In many parts of the world, infant and maternal mortality continue to be frightfully high, made worse by the persistent prevalence of child marriage and teen pregnancy.
Columnists
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.
Podcast
The image modified for use in this post is used with permission of Action Canada for Sexual Health and Rights.
Scott Neigh | Sandeep Prasad and Frédérique Chabot talk about the work of Action Canada for Sexual Health and Rights.
Columnists
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | Herstory was made this week. The U.S. Supreme Court settled a major battle over reproductive rights, overturning Texas's notorious anti-abortion law known as HB 2.
Activist Toolkit
| For commmunities living near oil fields and pipelines, this initiative is looking into an important question.
Columnists
Amy Goodman, Denis Moynihan | TRAPPED is a moving documentary that premiered this week at the Sundance Film Festival, about how access to safe, legal abortions has come under assault in the U.S. through restrictive "TRAP" laws.
Columnists
Joyce Arthur | A Christian doctors' group is throwing a tantrum over a new requirement that Ontario physicians must refer patients appropriately when they refuse to provide a health-care service.
News
Photo: flickr/ Christopher Craig
Tracy Glynn | The New Brunswick government is only extending publicly funded abortion services to the Moncton Hospital, choosing saving money over women's health.
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Mercedes Allen | The experiences of trans* people in Alberta with conscience-based medical exemptions provide insight for a conscience policy review in Ontario.
Columnists
Joyce Arthur | The anti-choice movement has launched a national campaign to try to convince provinces to defund abortion. This campaign is the latest of numerous attempts over the years.