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Pro-choice Groups Call on Alberta Government to Stop Funding Anti-Abortion Organizations

Alberta Prochoice Coalition ALBERTA – The Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada (ARCC) and the Alberta Prochoice Coalition (APC) welcome the news that the pro-choice Canadian Federal Government will take steps...

Pro-choice Group Calls for Audit of Government Funding Given to Anti-abortion Groups

NATIONAL – The Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada (ARCC) welcomes the news that the Canadian federal government will take steps to prohibit future Canada Summer Jobs funding for anti-choice groups.1...

Grants from Canada Summer Jobs Program Support Political Attacks on Human Rights

NATIONAL — Federal government grants from the Canada Summer Jobs program for youth have provided ongoing support to political organizations that advocate against human rights, including the right to abortion,...

Failures by City of Peterborough Led to Anti-Choice Ads on Buses

The City of Peterborough must bear the blame for the offensive anti-choice ad1 that will  be on the backs of buses starting April 1st. The City caved into a lawsuit...

Anti-Abortion Agencies Get Millions in Government Funding

NATIONAL — Anti-abortion agencies that work to stop women from having an abortion by misinforming them about the procedure have received millions in government funding over the last five years,...

Anti-Abortion Bus Ads Nixed – Alberta City Wins Lawsuit

For safety reasons, City of Peterborough should now refuse same ad NATIONAL — On December 22, the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta ruled in favour of the City of...

Trudeau and Health Minister Should Intervene Now to Ensure Coverage of Abortion Drugs

NATIONAL — A national abortion rights group is dismayed and angered by the recent revelation that Canadian women will have to pay $300 out-of-pocket to use the abortion pill, Mifegymiso,...

Study Finds Misinformation and Deception on Websites of Anti-Abortion “Crisis Pregnancy Centres” in Canada

NATIONAL — Anti-abortion counselling agencies in Canada often present misinformation on their websites or fail to disclose their anti-choice or religious agenda to prospective clients, according to a new study...

PEI’s Restrictive Abortion Access Is Blatantly Unconstitutional

NATIONAL — The Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada (ARCC) strongly supports the constitutional legal challenge that will be launched in 90 days against the PEI provincial government by a local...

City of Williams Lake Denies Anti-Choice Group’s Request to Proclaim “Celebrate Life Week”

Williams Lake — The Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada (ARCC) is pleased that the Mayor and Council for the City of Williams Lake rejected yesterday a request by a local...