Pro-choice activists hope Ireland’s success can be replicated in North

Country
UK (GB)
Score
10.54
Source
The Guardian
Time
2019-01-02 (UTC)
ID
13018760

Campaigners vow to join with MPs to force UK government to support end to abortion ban Women’s rights campaigners in Northern Ireland have vowed to join forces with pro-choice activists in the Irish Republic and MPs at Westminster to force the UK government to address the “denial of human rights” in 2019 by supporting moves to end the region’s abortion ban. Activists urged Theresa May’s government not to sacrifice the rights and health of women at the altar of Brexit, and back potential legislation to decriminalise abortion in Northern Ireland. Continue reading...