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Sexual and reproductive health advocates call for Reproductive Justice in Canada now!

In light of the Supreme Court of the US decision overturning Roe v. Wade, sexual and reproductive health (SRH) advocates in BC join voices across the country to demand reproductive justice throughout Canada....
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Standing up for Reproductive Rights and Justice in BC and Canada!

Vancouver BC - Reproductive Rights & Justice Rally, May 14 2022 at 1pm at  šxʷƛ̓exən Xwtl’a7shn (formerly known as Queen Elizabeth Plaza) south side on Georgia Street Please read our...
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Abortion rights group welcomes federal law protecting health facilities from protesters but says it’s “way overdue”

NATIONAL – The Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada (ARCC) welcomes the Jan 17 announcement by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau that it is now illegal to intimidate healthcare workers and patients,...
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Safe access zones at abortion clinics are constitutional and ensure privacy and safety

Statement by Joyce Arthur and Paige Mason, Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada* (PDF version) Bill 207, the proposed safe access zone law[i] to protect Manitobans’ access to abortion care, is constitutional....
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Joint Statement: Sexual and Reproductive Health Advocates Call for Free Prescription Contraception on World Contraception Day 2021

Access to contraception is a human right. Universal coverage for contraception empowers people, improves health outcomes, and leads to significant cost savings. This World Contraception Day, September 26, 2021, the...
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Erin O’Toole is still not pro-choice

NATIONAL – The abortion issue is still the “stinking albatross” around the neck of the Conservative Party leader, because about 81% of Conservative incumbents running in the federal election have...
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Revoke Pandemic Wage Subsidies from Anti-Abortion Groups

In two petitions sent today to the Liberal government, the Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada (ARCC) is demanding that the Finance Minister revoke funding given under the Canada Emergency Wage...
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National Abortion Rights Group Intervenes in Legal Case on Anti-choice Advertising

(NATIONAL) – On Wednesday, the Ontario Divisional Court granted intervenor status to the Abortion Rights Coalition of Canada in a legal case between Guelph and Area Right to Life, and...
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Manitoba Government Guilty of Gender Discrimination and Endangering Health

Manitoba’s anti-choice government has removed reproductive health from the health minister’s portfolio, and transferred it to a minister with no authority over healthcare delivery or funding. This is discriminatory on...
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Legal Challenge Launched Against New Brunswick for Limiting Abortion Access

January 7, 2021 New Brunswick’s illegal payment regulation, which restricts funded abortions to hospitals, was hastily enacted in 1994 when Dr. Henry Morgentaler first opened the clinic which we now...
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