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Whether you’re a Democrat, a Republican, or a neutral observer (do those still exist?) you can join others of these different persuasions to watch the next Democratic presidential debate of the 2020 campaign at the American Club of Buenos Aires

Despite the news last week that the bill to decriminalize and legalize abortion will most certainly be defeated in the Argentine Senate on Wednesday, continued flip-flopping from Senators means that the final result is still uncertain.

The latest Senator to …

In the final sprint of the pre-vote abortion debates, legislators are beginning to make final decisions and solidify their position in the yes-camp or the no-camp, giving us a better idea of the likelihood that the bill will pass or …

The bill to legalize and decriminalize abortion will not pass through the Senate unscathed. In a meeting yesterday, even the most staunchly pro-choice block of Senators—who before might have rejected even the removal of a comma from the original text—have …

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 …

Yesterday two pro-life Senators María Fiore Viñuales (Partido Renovador-Salta) and Guillermo Snopek (PJ-Jujuy) presented a request to prevent the Minister of Health, Adolfo Rubinstein, from speaking at the committee meeting today at 2 PM regarding the bill to decriminalize 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 …

The final vote to decide whether or not Argentina will legalize and decriminalize abortion is now less than a month away, scheduled for August 8th. On Tuesday, July 11, the first informative meeting on abortion took place in the Senate