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Protesters in Poland Rally Against Proposal for Total Abortion Ban - New York Times

WARSAW — Despite pouring rain and a chill in the air, Anna Pietruszka-Drozdz, together with as many as 24,000 other Polish women and men, skipped work on Monday and instead came to Castle Square in Warsaw, dressed in black, to protest a sweeping ...and more »

Polish women go on nationwide strike against proposed abortion ban - Washington Post

LONDON — Women all over Poland went on strike Monday to protest the government's plans for a ban on abortions. It was unclear how many women participated nationally, but organizers estimated that up to 6 million women joined in the protest, according ...and more »

Black Monday: Polish women strike against abortion ban - BBC News

Thousands of women in Poland have gone on strike in protest against proposals for a total ban on abortions. They marched through the streets wearing black as a sign of mourning for their reproductive rights. Women who oppose the ban are staying away ...and more »

Polish women strike over planned abortion ban - The Guardian

Women stay away from workplaces in anger over proposal that would criminalise all terminations in country. Are you protesting against Poland's planned abortion ban? Tell us why · Christian Davies in Warsaw and agencies. @crsdavies. Mon 3 Oct 2016 ...and more »

Polish women rebel against abortion law - EUobserver

Thousands of Polish women are set to strike on Monday (3 October) against a proposal to further restrict their right to abortion. Some say they will form a human chain around the Palace of Culture in an effort to reclaim the “phallic symbol of Warsaw ...and more »

Poland abortion strike: Thousands of women in over 60 cities refuse to work in protest over restrictive laws - The Independent

Thousands of Polish women dressed in black have boycotted work and taken to the streets in protest against a plan to ban abortions. Without half their workforce, government offices, universities and schools in 60 cities across the country closed their ...and more »

Women to go on strike in Poland in protest at planned abortion law - The Guardian

Thousands of women are expected to go on strike across Poland in protest against a new law that would effectively ban abortion. Stop this crackdown on abortion in Poland. Krystyna Kacpura. Read more. Poland already has some of the most restrictive ...and more »

Thousands of Poles protest against planned abortion ban - Reuters

WARSAW (Reuters) - Thousands of Poles dressed in black marched through city streets in Poland on Monday, closing down government offices, restaurants and other businesses in protest against a petition for a total ban on abortion.and more »

Tens of Thousands in Streets, on Strike in Poland Over Draconian Abortion Ban - Common Dreams (press release)

Wearing black as a symbol of mourning for lost reproductive rights, tens of thousands of women in Poland and beyond took to the streets on Monday to protest a draconian ban on abortion. Tweets about #CzarnyProtest OR #BlackMonday OR #"BlackProtest" ...and more »

Polish women to stage all-out strike to protest abortion ban - The Independent

Women in Poland are to stage an all-out strike to protest the country's plan to effectively ban abortions. Female workers across the predominantly Catholic country will take part in the action on Monday, in an effort to disruptively draw attention to ...and more »