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Articles by Emma Conn

Despite attempts from pro-life Senators to prevent him from speaking, yesterday, Health Minister Adolfo Rubinstein gave a presentation before the Senate’s Health Committee in which he laid out facts and statistics related to the decriminalization of abortion. The emphasis …

In an already unequal society, women tend to always be the worst off. In situations of poverty, they face a double burden of poverty and marginalization, often having to juggle earning a living as well as domestic work. For …

With just under three weeks to go until the Senate votes on the bill to decriminalize and legalize abortion, it would be something of an understatement to say that tensions are running high, particularly among the bill’s critics, still smarting …

While tourists are enjoying the winter break on the snowy ski slopes of Bariloche, simmering unrest between the indigenous Mapuche community and national forces threatens to reach boiling point.

European” Argentina has a complex and dark history in …

As the debate over the bill to legalize and decriminalize abortion continues, the medical sector is in a state of turmoil. Between doctors being shamed for carrying out legal abortions, growing divisions between opposing sides of the debate, and …

As both sides of the debate ramp up their activity in anticipation of the vote on August 8, another public letter has been published calling for Senators to pass the bill to legalize and decriminalize abortion in Argentina.Following Margaret Atwood’s …

While the outcome of the abortion debate in the Senate is still very much anyone’s guess, one thing is becoming crystal-clear: should the bill be passed, implementation will be a whole new struggle. The bill not only seeks to decriminalize …

While there’s no doubt that the pro-life side of the abortion debate has increasingly made its presence felt in recent days, to those on the other side of the issue, it feels like the movement’s arguments are positively medieval. Well, …

Blessed be the fruit, dear readers. May the Lord open.

Yesterday afternoon, as the Senate officially began its hearings on the bill to legalize abortion, the collective Periodistas Argentinas silently protested outside Congress, dressed in the iconic red cloaks of …

Well, that’s one way to do it. After managing to avoid explicitly delineating her position during the months of debates on the bill to decriminalize and legalize abortion, María Eugenia Vidal, Governor of Buenos Aires Province, has finally made her …