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Anti-abortion protests return to Edinburgh

Anti-abortion “prayer vigils” outside the Chalmers Centre Sexual Health Clinic, began Wednesday, 27th September 2023 and will continue until the 5th November 2023. The “prayer vigils” are held annually by…

Fringe 2023: Jane/Norma

Jane/Norma tells the real story of Norma McCorvey, the woman behind the landmark Roe Vs. Wade case in 1973, who won one of the most famous legal battles in history…

Abortion is healthcare, not a crime

A few months ago I wrote an editorial highlighting issues surrounding abortion rights and access in Scotland. This remains a topic I’m passionate about, as abortion rights worldwide are not…

Abortion in Scotland

Discussions around abortion are highly prevalent in Scottish politics right now, even more so since the resignation of First Minister Nicola Sturgeon. The three SNP leadership candidates have varying views…

Anti-choice protests to be mitigated by Holyrood

2023 will likely be the year Green MSP Gillian Mackay’s “Buffer Zones” Bill comes into effect in Scotland. The law would establish a 150m radius “safe access zone” around Scottish…

Review: Blonde

Our cultural fascination with Marilyn Monroe can be seen in full force concerning testimonies of Netflix’s highly controversial Blonde. Arguably rooting for the title of an epic, labels surrounding this…

Scottish Government to back ‘buffer zones’ for abortion services

On Tuesday 6 September Nicola Sturgeon announced that the Scottish Government will support Gillian Mackay MSP’s Safe Access Zones Bill. The Bill was proposed by Mackay, a member of the…

Scottish Government to research impact of abortion clinic protests 

This article was originally submitted on the 14th March The Scottish Government will commission research on the impact of abortion clinic protests, focusing on the frequency, scale and impact on…