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On August 8th, the Argentine Senate ruled to reject the bill to legalize abortion after months of fraught campaigning between “pro-choice” verdes and “pro-life” celestes. Nearly a month on, discussions about the implementation of national sex education are reopening …

After Argentina’s recent abortion debate— in which a bill that would have legalized abortion in the country was passed in Congress but ultimately defeated in the Senate— a group of politicians have launched the “Celeste Party”. Named after

After the recent tension generated between the government and the Catholic Church during Argentina’s abortion debate, five members of the ruling Cambiemos coalition who voted in favor of the bill that would have legalized abortion presented a new bill to

One week ago today, Argentina’s Senate voted to reject the bill to legalize abortion by 38 votes to 31, with many expounding arguments based on the anti-abortion slogan “Save Both Lives.” However five days after the vote, a woman has …

On Thursday, August 9th, the Argentine Senate voted at 2:45 AM to reject a bill that would legalize abortion in Argentina, with 31 votes in favor and 38 votes against.

The bill, which would have included access to

At least eight people were arrested by security forces in the early hours of the morning on August 9th after the Senate rejected a bill seeking to decriminalize abortion in Argentina at 2:45 AM, with 31 senators in favor

As we wake up to the news that the bill to decriminalize and legalize abortion in Argentina has been defeated in Senate by 38 votes to 31 and the pro-choice movement wipes the green face-paint from tear-stained cheeks, it’s easy …

Senate Votes No

On Thursday, August 9th, the Argentine Senate voted at around 2:45 a.m. to reject a bill that would legalize abortion in Argentina, with 31 votes in favor and 38 votes against. 

The Bill

The bill, which

It’s difficult for a Tweet to sum up the complexity of the world we live in nowadays. But the one below might just come as close to doing it as any other:

That’s right, as of 10:45 AM today, pro-choice …

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Clarín reports that, given it is almost certain the abortion bill will be struck down in the Senate, government officials are considering including the decriminalization of abortion as part of their broader initiative to reform the country’s criminal …