The violation of human rights during pregnancy and birth is no imaginary first-world issue—it's frighteningly real across the planet.
Today, a proposed amendment to the UK's Serious Crime Bill would make performing an abortion on grounds of sex selection a crime—but the whole debate feels like a veneer for an attack on women's reproductive rights.
Falling oil prices have led to empty government coffers, and as a result, the country is suffering from a shortage of imported products.
To artist and entrepreneur Lily Su of Yours in Soap, the image of an unborn baby symbolizes the concept of ultimate comfort, which is why some of her Castile creations look like embryos.
Tensions rise between locals and foreign shopkeepers in the South African city of Soweto, and Chile decides to reopen its investigation into the death of Nobel Prize-winning poet Pablo Neruda.
Mike Buchanan is running for office in the UK with his feminist-hating political party, Justice for Men and Boys. But what good do single-issue political parties actually do?
We generally notice them huddled outside abortion clinics holding signs and images of aborted foetuses, but is there more to the story?
A clinically dead pregnant woman is being kept on life support against the wishes of her parents to preserve the life of her unborn fetus. How many more victims is my country's antiquated abortion law going to claim?
You thought the last 12 months was just a plague of misogynist assholes? Think again.
Dr. Rebecca Gomperts is a Dutch activist who has devoted her life to helping women safely terminate pregnancies in countries where doing so is illegal.
They were harassing visitors to an abortion clinic.
Summer jobs exist to remind us that we're human garbage put on this earth to serve those with wealthier parents.
State records reveal that an industry of "experts"—all anti-abortion activists—have been paid with our tax dollars to testify false abortion statistics and research at legislative hearings.
Alabama lawmakers—apparently panicked that they were going too easy on teen girls with few options—amended the state's Parental Consent Law, affording fetuses the right to legal representation in cases in which underage girls are seeking an abortion.
The left still hasn't figured out how to get Obama's coalition to vote when Obama's not on the ballot.
The 2014 midterm elections are on Tuesday, and no one cares. You should. So in the vague hope that you live in a state that allows same-day registration, here's the basic shit you need to know about.
"It's part of reproductive life and I think that we need to say that and stop saying it's the most agonizing decision a woman ever makes. Sometimes it is an agonizing decision, but a lot of times it's not."
VICE News traveled to Dublin, where thousands of people marched through the city center, calling for real and realistic abortion access in Ireland.
Crisis Pregnancy Centers will talk to you all about your planned abortion—but they won't give you one.
I held a sign that looked like a bloody blender accident and hung out with a guy dressed as the Grim Reaper.
Bailey says she's 23, likes to read and go to shows, and really, really doesn't want to be a mom. We asked her about her plans to kickstart the termination of her fetus.
In the wake of the US Supreme Court's decision that men need Viagra but women don't need birth control, one reproductive rights activist released a DIY guide to the basics of abortion, birth control, emergency contraception, and more.
There is an increased need to decriminalise abortion before Zoe's Law, providing a 20-week-old foetus with personhood status, is passed in the upper house.
Today the Supreme Court ruled in a 5–4 decision that Hobby Lobby, a chain of craft stores owned by devout Christians, could deny certain types of birth control to its employees on religious grounds. "The court, I fear, has ventured into a minefield," wrot…