Posted in March 2012

“Birth Tourism” fears evidence of Conservative nation-building project: How reproductive rights are being co-opted to create the “ideal” Canada

The Conservative government has found yet another way to diminish reproductive rights in Canada. This time, they’re targeting “foreign nationals” in an attempt to crack down on something they have dubbed with the sensationalist title “birth tourism.” Minister of Citizenship and Immigration Jason Kenney claims that significant numbers of people from other countries are coming … Continue reading

Why we should raise lots of money for abortions in PEI

Recently, an organization called The Atlantic Council for International Cooperation held their Active-8 campaign for youth activism on the East Coast; the winner received $1000 towards their cause. One of the front-runners, Kandace Hagen, was hoping to raise money for the PEI Reproductive Rights Organization (PRRO). Unfortunately, some anti-choicers got wind of the contest and pledged … Continue reading