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While the bill to legalize abortion may have been defeated in Senate, the debate that it generated is already making lasting changes within Argentina. One of the key themes that emerged during discussions was the issue of the separation of …

Mario Poli, the Archbishop of Buenos Aires, asked Argentine senators voting tomorrow on the bill that would legalize abortion to “not interrupt the tradition of legislating for the common good.”

Throughout the entirety of the abortion debate, the Church has

Whatever your position on the abortion debate, the power of the pañuelo verde – the green handkerchief which has become emblematic of the campaign for the decriminalization and legalization of abortion – cannot be denied. The pañuelo’s symbolic strength such …

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, …