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Crypto joins the abortion conversation

May 18, 2022 4:03 am

Boosters have promoted blockchain technology as a solution to just about every global problem, while, at the same time, cryptocurrency has created plenty of new ones — regulatory, environmental and otherwise — and helped some of the wealthiest people grow even richer

Roe inspired activists worldwide, who may be rethinking strategy

May 10, 2022 11:02 pm

It is hard to imagine now, but at the time Roe v. Wade was decided, in 1973, abortion was not a major issue for the American right or even for evangelical Christians.

Why access to abortion is essential healthcare for women

May 06, 2022 6:09 pm

"Access to good reproductive health care is an essential requirement for them and the right to safe abortions is just a part of it," said Dr Manjiri Mehta, consultant gynecologist, Hiranandani Hospital, Vashi.

Absence of Roe v Wade won’t just impact the US

May 06, 2022 9:27 am

Sanya Kumar and Rakshanda Deka write: Overturning the landmark abortion ruling in America will have implications for constitutional jurisprudence globally

Possible undoing of Roe vs Wade in US will not just curtail right to abortion. It will signal a dangerous backsliding on hard-won freedoms

May 05, 2022 7:52 am

While the judgment will be a significant turning point in the US’s position on individual freedoms, its tremors will also be felt across the world.

Idaho governor signs abortion ban modelled on Texas law

March 24, 2022 1:31 pm

The law allows the father, grandparents, siblings, aunts and uncles of a "preborn child" to each sue an abortion provider for a minimum of $20,000 in damages within four years after the abortion.

Abortions in Texas fell 60% in 1st month under new limits

February 11, 2022 8:39 am

In August, there had been more than 5,400 abortions statewide. State health officials said more data will be released on a monthly basis.

In abortion rights debate, Joe Biden doesn't often use the word

December 27, 2021 9:47 pm

Women's rights groups have long harboured some scepticism about Joe Biden on the issue.

US Supreme Court leaves Texas abortion curbs intact but allows suit

December 11, 2021 7:50 am

🔴The Texas law enables private citizens to sue anyone who performs or assists a woman in getting an abortion after embryo cardiac activity is detected.

How the politics of abortion are poised to intensify

December 04, 2021 3:07 pm

For opponents of abortion, a win at the Supreme Court would be the fulfillment of decades of work to curb abortion rights from statehouses to the White House.