Women made to do DIY medical Abortions

 Suzanne Lee protesting for changes in Irish abortion laws. Photo credit Tyler McNally.

Suzanne Lee protesting for changes in Irish abortion laws. Photo credit Tyler McNally.
  • Michelle had her abortion alone in a small apartment in Limerick, Ireland.

    The 25-year-old postgraduate student waited until her flatmate had left for the weekend before swallowing the pills she’d gone to Belfast to collect earlier that week. “I didn’t know her that well,” she says. “I didn’t know really anyone in the city. I’d just started my Masters and was pregnant after a one night stand.”aborto libre

    She describes taking the pills alone as one of the most terrifying experiences of her life. “I knew it would hurt but I had no idea it would be so bad,” she says. “An hour or so after taking the pills I started vomiting and felt like I had the worst fever. Then the cramps started, I was trapped in my tiny bathroom. It went on for six hours. I kept feeling like I was going to pass out and wondered what would happen to me if I bled out, who could I call? I was completely alone,” she says. Continue reading “Women made to do DIY medical Abortions”

28th Sept.. World Action Day for Access to Safe and Legal Abortion



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sad.. shocked.. angry.. FURIOUS feminists


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this shitWe’re not angry because we’re feminists. We’re feminists because we are sick and tired and so very frustrated that we have to repeatedly defend our desire for equal rights. Listen to this speech by Jessica Valenti and just try to get a little bit angry too.

At 1:56 find out the annoying question every feminist gets asked, at 7:00 things get emotional in a good way, and at 7:44 you don’t want to miss it when she basically “drops the mic” and answers that annoying question with an even better one.


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