In an extract from his new book, author JJ Robinson paints a picture of the Maldives far different from the one we see in the Instagram snaps of the rich and famous.
The religious right is picking a fight as powers over abortion are handed back to the Scottish Parliament.
Last week we looked at all the ways we've failed female refugees. This week the situation is even worse.
"Antihumanist" activist Chris Korda spent the 90s campaigning for the extinction of humanity. We asked her why she hates people so much.
The case of a 23-year-old Somali refugee named Abyan, who became pregnant after she was allegedly raped by an unknown assailant on Nauru, should be extremely concerning for Australians.
Did the government block a rape victim's termination out of fear she'd use the situation to stay in Australia?
Pregnant women in the country live under a cloud of suspicion and fear, placing their health, lives, and freedom at risk as soon as they enter a hospital seeking critical medical services.
We need to decide if we're actually going to do something about systemic violence against women, or just act like it.
Planned Parenthood says they're "taking [the] smokescreen away" from Republicans who want to use the legal reimbursement system as a way to rally people against the non-profit.
Anti-abortion measures are putting women are at risk of being charged with crimes against their fetuses, and rogue prosecutors can use their wide discretion to prosecute mothers with crimes beyond feticide or child abuse.
The man behind the fetal tissue video is having an outsized impact on the 2016 presidential race.
"The Lord has allowed me to get on a plane in spite of many objections by the airlines and Australia," posted the pro-life advocate this morning. He's now in detention at Melbourne Airport.
Despite months of attacks against the women's reproductive health giant, Republicans haven't actually accomplished much.
Amelia Bonow wants to reclaim the abortion conversation.
The bill, which is unlikely to pass the Senate, demands the reproductive health giant promise to stop giving abortions for a year.
Reducing abortion's stigma can have real, practical benefits for women.
The government has signalled support for a bill that priorities safe access to medical treatment over the right to protest.
Can Fiona Patten's bill stop a 20-year protest?
A Canberra politician wants to grant women safer access to abortions while respecting freedom of assembly.
The country's social conservatives say abortion must be abolished to increase the birth rate, but really they want to take control of women's basic biological functions.
Is the outrage-inspiring clip produced by anti-abortion activists a smoking gun or a cheap propaganda trick?
Jul 9, 2015
No one is sacrificing innocent children to the Dark Overlord.
We investigate abortion access in New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island, two Canadian provinces with restricted access to abortions and conservative political climates.
Summer jobs exist to remind us that we're human garbage put on this earth to serve those with wealthier parents.