"We Are All Savita"

Posted on November 21

The tragic death of Savita Halappanavar—a 31 year old Indian woman who was denied a life-saving abortion in an Irish hospital—has inspired demonstrations across the world. Today, November 21st, has been made an International Day of Action for Legal Abortion in Ireland. “We Are All Savita” campaigns and slogans emphasize that this was not an isolated incident—problematic abortion policies take their toll on individuals and communities across the globe. For more information on Savita’s death and its impact click here.