Anti-Abortion Policies Only Benefit U.S. Male Lawmakers. Period.
January 24, 2017
The Global Gag Rule, re-introduced by President Trump yesterday, isn’t a new thing. Republican presidents have kept enforcing the ban since the mid-80s. Democratic presidents keep revoking it.
The punitive policy states that any foreign, non-governmental organization that receives funding from the U.S. cannot perform or even discuss abortion with its patients. The rule dismisses the fact that healthcare organizations affected by this ban provide other,