Poland has one of the most restrictive abortion laws in the EU. But four women, nicknamed the "abortion dream team," are pushing back.
Across the United States, physicians, gynecologists, and family doctors report being asked to perform, or performing, “virginity tests.”
Ramona shares her story of recovery and escape from a past of violence and drug addiction in south Kensington, Philadelphia.
Dad was speeding down I-95 past the Philadelphia Airport, his heavily pregnant wife moaning in the SUV. The drive was too far; the traffic too congested. Eventually, he pulled over and with the help of…
While a woman’s right to pump her breast milk is legally protected in the United States, the privilege doesn’t extend to incarcerated moms.
Washington failed at the most promising path toward stability in Afghanistan: keeping the country’s women alive.
A pair of sisters fight to save women in Afghanistan's only oncology ward.
In a country where condoms, birth control pills and IUDs are hugely unpopular, many women turn to sterilisation. It’s costing them their lives.
One way to change cultural attitudes towards menstruation? Bring bring men into the conversation, experts say.
In Agra, a stone’s throw from the Taj Mahal, a group of women are refusing to hide.
Burning electronic waste to extract metals for resale is toxic, illegal, and common in the Palestinian Territories. Can activists forge a new path?
"Many are going to die," warned one impoverished 17-year-old Kenyan woman who nearly lost her life to a back-alley abortion.