“I can’t keep this baby, it reminds me all the time of what I’ve been through,” said one who called a hotline in Poland.
Where populist authoritarianism is on the rise, anti-abortion politics aren’t far behind.
Women across Poland have been at the heart of a protest movement railing against a ruling that would ban most abortions — the country’s largest protests since the end of Communism 30 years ago. Now…
Poland has one of the most restrictive abortion laws in the EU. But four women, nicknamed the "abortion dream team," are pushing back.
The program’s design is similar to universal basic income, and marks a departure from the paternalistic attitude of previous governments.