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Access to Abortion Needs to Be Improved Now

Oct. 20 National Day for Reproductive Justice Highlights Access Gaps in Maritimes and Across Canada for Abortion and Sexual and Reproductive Health Services NATIONAL – A coalition of groups and...

Rona Ambrose Must Resign

Minister for Status of Women Voted for Motion 312, and Against Women’s Rights NATIONAL — Canada’s national pro-choice group is demanding the resignation of Rona Ambrose, the Minister for Status...

Almost 20,000 Canadians Sign Petition Against Anti-Abortion Motion

Motion seeks to classify fetuses as legal persons and then re-criminalize abortion NATIONAL — An online petition started by the Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada against Motion 312 has garnered...

Daily Protests to Occur at City Hall Against Kelowna’s “Protect Human Life Week”

KELOWNA — In response to Kelowna Mayor Walter Gray’s refusal to rescind the proclamation of September 23-30 as “Protect Human Life Week,” the Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada and organizers...

Activists Demand that City of Kelowna Rescind Anti-abortion Proclamation

KELOWNA — The Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada (ARCC) has teamed up with Kelowna activists and many other organizations and individuals from across Canada to protest the city of Kelowna’s...

Thousands Join Forces to Defeat Anti-Abortion Motion 312

NATIONAL — A groundswell of opposition is building across Canada to a private member’s motion that would endanger abortion rights and the human rights of all pregnant women. Motion M-312,...

“Hypocritical” for PEI Premier Ghiz to Co-Chair Working Group on Healthcare Innovation

While Ghiz Refuses to Provide Basic Health Services on PEI NATIONAL: Canada’s national pro-choice group was startled to learn today that PEI’s Premier Robert Ghiz has been appointed co-chair of...

PEI Violating Law and Endangering Women By Not Providing Abortions on Island

CHARLOTTETOWN: The Prince Edward Island government’s policy to not provide abortion services on the Island is illegal, says the Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada (ARCC). In a letter the group...

Abortion: There’s Nothing to Debate…

Except how to eliminate remaining barriers to abortion care NATIONAL – Despite repeated calls by Canada’s anti-abortion movement to “reopen the abortion debate,” a national pro-choice group says that’s not...

Pro-choice Group Launches National Video Contest

“Voices for Choice” Videos Will Highlight What Abortion Rights Mean to Canadians NATIONAL – Today, the Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada (ARCC) launched its “Voices for Choice” video contest, inviting...