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Daring to Hope: The Power of Women’s Groups Through the Ages

Has the online world made women’s groups less effective than they once were, in joining together in real life community as part of the Women’s Liberation Movement heyday? Does a scroll on Instagram dilute the efforts of what it means to make a change, or in fact can it be a source of action? Read Lazy Lauren’s reflections on women’s groups through the ages in her latest piece, marking International Women’s Day, through the power of hope. ... Read more...

My body, my choice: Polish women against the abortion ban

Poland is the latest example of democracy moving backward instead of forward. On the 27h of January the Polish government announced the introduction of a near total ban on abortions. The ruling established that abortion is now legal in Poland only in cases of rape, incest or danger for the mother’s life…. But the Polish people did not intend to sit back and watch in silence. They went back to the streets like they did months before, shouting slogans such as “My body, my choice” and “You will never walk alone”. ... Read more...