Advocates to rally in support of abortion rights in Vancouver on Saturday

Advocates to rally in help of abortion rights in Vancouver on Saturday

Demonstrators have scheduled a rally in Vancouver on Saturday in help of protected entry to abortion.


The occasion is scheduled in tandem with a whole bunch of comparable rallies throughout the United States and Canada within the wake of a leaked draft ruling from the U.S. Supreme Court suggesting it will overturn the landmark 1973 Roe V. Wade case that legalized abortion nationwide.

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“Reproductive rights are below assault,” wrote occasion organizers Options for Sexual Health in a Facebook put up selling the rally.

“The objective of that is to point out solidarity with the abortion rights battle within the U.S. and to deliver consideration to the problem of reproductive care entry extra broadly,” the occasion states.

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“This protest can be to boost consciousness in regards to the significance of protected and equitable entry to abortion in Canada, and to boost cash for donations to enhance entry to abortion in Canada and the U.S.”

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Participants have been being urged to put on inexperienced in a nod to the “inexperienced wave” motion to legalize abortion throughout Latin America.

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Abortion was decriminalized in Canada in 1988 by the Supreme Court within the case of R v Morgentaler, nevertheless advocates say entry stays uneven, significantly in rural and distant communities.

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On Wednesday, the federal authorities pledged $3.5 million for 2 initiatives to assist enhance entry to abortion in Canada.

Saturday’s rally is scheduled for 1 p.m. at šxʷƛ̓exən Xwtl’a7shn (previously often called the Queen Elizabeth Theatre Plaza).

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