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Over 1,000 Canadians Sign Solidarity Statement Calling on Party Leaders to Pledge Action on Reproductive Healthcare

NATIONAL – With only a few days to go before the election, Canadians are calling on each party leader to affirm that the right to abortion is fundamental to the...

Scheer must promise to improve abortion access, not just refuse to “re-open this debate”

NATIONAL – Andrew Scheer needs to stop repeating that he won’t “re-open the abortion debate”, and instead start explaining how he’s going to support abortion rights and improve access, says...

Closure of Clinic 554 due to “illegal and heartless” tactics of anti-choice politicians in New Brunswick

NATIONAL – Clinic 554 in Fredericton New Brunswick, the only clinic providing abortions and LGBTQ2 care in the province, is being forced to close because of the provincial government’s deliberate...

Most Conservative Candidates are Likely Anti-choice

NATIONAL – About 86% of Conservative candidates running in the federal election may be anti-choice, according to research by the Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada (ARCC), a national advocacy group....

Pro-choice Groups Call for InformAlberta, 211, and HealthLink to Stop Referring to Anti-Choice Homophobic Agencies

ALBERTA – The Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada (ARCC) and Alberta Pro-Choice Coalition are asking the online directory "InformAlberta", 211, 811 HealthLink and its partners to stop listing and referring...

Ontario Election: Protect Reproductive Rights!

Vote Against Conservatives ONTARIO – A majority win by Doug Ford and the Progressive Conservatives could seriously jeopardize reproductive rights in Ontario, says the Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada (ARCC)....

Revoke Charitable Status of Anti-choice Groups, says Pro-choice Group

NATIONAL – Several anti-choice charities have misrepresented or failed to report federal funding for their Canada Summer Jobs grants on their Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) charity returns, after a review...

Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada Welcomes Bill to Protect Abortion Care Facilities in Ontario

Anti-abortion harassment is a serious problem at many clinics NATIONAL – Today’s announcement by Ontario’s Attorney-General Yasir Naqvi that the provincial government is introducing a bill to protect health care...

Anti-choice MP Rachael Harder “Unqualified and Unfit” to be Chair of Status of Women Committee

NATIONAL – Conservative MP Rachael Harder (Lethbridge) has been nominated as Chair of the Standing Committee on the Status of Women (FEWO) despite the fact that she is strongly anti-abortion....

Anti-choice Extremists Connected to School Trustee Candidate Tyler Duce (Edmonton Public – Ward G)

Alberta Pro-Choice Coalition Two pro-choice groups want voters to be aware that anti-choice extremist groups are training and supporting Tyler Duce as school trustee candidate for the Edmonton Public School...