A "witch hunt against poor women": Across the Americas, abortion laws are harming health and securityRestrictive reproductive policies in El Salvador, Colombia, the U.S., and elsewhere are pushing women toward unsafe procedures. Journalist Angelika Albaladejo argues that countries need to ensure that reproductive care is recognized as a human right. Current legislation only exacerbates the inequality, shame, and discrimination that women face across the Americas.
Research Article|December 01 2016
A “Witch Hunt Against Poor Women”: Across the Americas, Abortion Laws are Harming Health and Security
World Policy Journal (2016) 33 (4): 26-34.
Angelika Albaladejo; A “Witch Hunt Against Poor Women”: Across the Americas, Abortion Laws are Harming Health and Security. World Policy Journal 1 December 2016; 33 (4): 26–34. doi: https://doi.org/10.1215/07402775-3812906
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