Category Archives: Facts

Prenatal Testing: Facts and Fears

This post is part of a new series examining the intersection of disability rights and abortion rights. Read the previous post “Let’s Talk About Iceland” here. It is important that…

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Explaining the Joint Oireachtas Committee Votes

On Wednesday 13 December, the Joint Oireachtas Committee voted on what they wanted to recommend to the government. The voting process was a bit complicated, and there was some confusion…

Let’s Talk about Iceland

Iceland and Down Syndrome: what the numbers really say This post is part of a new series examining the intersection of disability rights and abortion rights. It’s vital that people…

ARC is not affiliated to any political party

ARC is not affiliated to any political party

The Abortion Rights Campaign has grown exponentially in the relatively short time since its foundation. This is reflected in the huge number of volunteers who campaign with us across multiple…

Press release 18th October: Today’s vote paves way for caring, compassionate healthcare says Abortion Rights Campaign

Decision not to retain the 8th Amendment in its current form by Joint Oireachtas committee is welcomed The Abortion Rights Campaign (ARC) were delighted to see the overwhelming decision not…