The Universal Periodic Review is supposed to be a platform where countries can hold each other accountable to their obligations to respect human rights as laid out in the international treaties they have ratified. However, some countries are using it as a way to pressure countries into changing their laws on abortion.
Never mind increasing violence in many regions around the globe and growing humanitarian challenges—Congresswoman Wasserman-Schultz went on record to make taxpayer funded abortion overseas a pressing foreign policy issue!…
The Obama administration is getting ready to issue new rules requiring charities to provide abortions to child refugees entering the US without their parents.
Unborn children can contribute stem cells that help repair their pregnant mothers’ diseased heart tissue, a scientist told a conference on women’s health at the UN last week.
A Chinese woman has sued the government because family planning agents forcibly sterilized her. Xia Runying says the operation in 2012 left her with damaged abdominal veins and other health…
Chile’s president has initiated a bill to permit abortion in three cases: life of the mother, if the baby is disabled, or rape. Michelle Bachelet’s bill is meeting resistance, though. First from…