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Women strike over abortion law - Times LIVE;

Women strike over abortion law - Times LIVE

Times LIVEWomen strike over abortion lawTimes LIVEActivists take part in a rally to support Polish women protesting against a ban of abortion, in front of the Polish embassy in Kiev, Ukraine, October 3, 2016. Image by: VALENTYN OGIRENKO / REUTERS ...and more »

A Black Monday strike in Poland - Socialist Worker Online;

A Black Monday strike in Poland - Socialist Worker Online

Socialist Worker OnlineA Black Monday strike in PolandSocialist Worker OnlineOn October 3, Polish women went on a nationwide strike in protest of a repressive new law that would ban abortion in all cases. As part of "Black Monday," thousands of women--joined by many men as well--wore black, waved black flags, boycotted jobs and ...and more »

Polish women protest proposal to ban abortions in almost all cases - Los Angeles Times;

Polish women protest proposal to ban abortions in almost all cases - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesPolish women protest proposal to ban abortions in almost all casesLos Angeles TimesA girl waves a black flag as people take part in a nationwide strike and demonstration to protest against a legislative proposal for a total ban of abortion on Oct. 3, 2016, in Warsaw. (Janek Skarzynski / AFP /Getty). By Ann M. Simmons. Europe ...and more »

Polish Women Stage 'Black Monday' Strikes to Protest Abortion Law - NBCNews.com;

Polish Women Stage 'Black Monday' Strikes to Protest Abortion Law - NBCNews.com

NBCNews.comPolish Women Stage 'Black Monday' Strikes to Protest Abortion LawNBCNews.comLegions of women across Poland dressed in black and went on strike Monday to protest a proposed law that would ban all abortions. Tens of thousands of demonstrators braved the cold and rain to rally in the main square of Warsaw's historic Old Town and ...and more »

Women in Poland stage strike, protests against abortion ban (+video) - Christian Science Monitor;

Women in Poland stage strike, protests against abortion ban (+video) - Christian Science Monitor

Christian Science MonitorWomen in Poland stage strike, protests against abortion ban (+video)Christian Science MonitorDonning black and taking to Poland's streets, women boycotted their jobs and classes Monday to protest a proposal for a total ban on abortion. By Gretel Kauffman, Staff October 3, 2016. Save for later Saved · About video ads. Protesters lash out at ...and more »

Powerful Photos Show What Happens When Laws Mess With Women's Right To Choose - Elite Daily;

Powerful Photos Show What Happens When Laws Mess With Women's Right To Choose - Elite Daily

Elite DailyPowerful Photos Show What Happens When Laws Mess With Women's Right To ChooseElite DailyThe proposed law would basically ban abortions completely in the European country. Right now, the law is that abortion is only allowed in the cases of rape, incest and medical threat to the mother's life. But the proposed law goes further, apparently ...and more »

Women Strike in Poland to Protest a Proposed Ban on All Abortions - Slate Magazine (blog);

Women Strike in Poland to Protest a Proposed Ban on All Abortions - Slate Magazine (blog)

Slate Magazine (blog)Women Strike in Poland to Protest a Proposed Ban on All AbortionsSlate Magazine (blog)Thousands of women in Poland and across Europe wore black and skipped work on Monday to protest a proposed law that would ban abortions under all circumstances, making the procedure a crime punishable by five years in prison. Christina Cauterucci.and more »

Thousands of women go on strike to protest Poland's proposed abortion ban - Mashable;

Thousands of women go on strike to protest Poland's proposed abortion ban - Mashable

MashableThousands of women go on strike to protest Poland's proposed abortion banMashablePolish women wear black clothing to signify their grief at the prospective loss of their reproductive rights. Image: Sipa USA via AP. 2016%2f09%2f16%2fe7%2fhttpsd2mhye01h4nj2n.cloudfront.netmediazgkymde1lzex.0212f By Rachel Thompson Oct 03, 2016.and more »

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

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

New York TimesProtesters in Poland Rally Against Proposal for Total Abortion BanNew York TimesA proposal to ban abortions in Poland, even in cases of rape and when a woman's life is in danger, sparked so-called Black Monday rallies in several European cities. By NATALIA V. OSIPOVA on Publish Date October 3, 2016. Photo by Radek ...and more »

Why people around the world are wearing black to support Polish women - Revelist (blog);

Why people around the world are wearing black to support Polish women - Revelist (blog)

Revelist (blog)Why people around the world are wearing black to support Polish womenRevelist (blog)Update 10/5, 10:25 am: Polish government officials announced that the Black Monday protests held earlier this week have caused conservative members of parliament to withdraw support for the total ban on abortion. “[The proposal] caused us to think and ...and more »

Polish women hold nationwide strike against abortion ban - Digital Journal;

Polish women hold nationwide strike against abortion ban - Digital Journal

Digital JournalPolish women hold nationwide strike against abortion banDigital JournalTens of thousands of black-clad women protested across Poland Monday against a proposed near-total abortion ban in the devoutly Catholic country, where the law is already among the most restrictive in Europe. Protesters flooded central squares in major ...and more »

Thousands of black-clad Poles protest abortion ban proposal - ABC Online;

Thousands of black-clad Poles protest abortion ban proposal - ABC Online

ABC OnlineThousands of black-clad Poles protest abortion ban proposalABC OnlineThousands of Poles dressed in black have marched through city streets in Poland, closing down government offices, restaurants and other businesses in protest against a petition for a total ban on abortion.and more »

Women in Poland strike to protest proposal for abortion ban - Daily Mail;

Women in Poland strike to protest proposal for abortion ban - Daily Mail

Daily MailWomen in Poland strike to protest proposal for abortion banDaily MailWARSAW, Poland (AP) — Polish women donned black, waved black flags and took to Poland's streets in large numbers on Monday, boycotting jobs and classes as part of a nationwide strike to protest a legislative proposal for a total ban on abortion.and more »

Women march against Poland's proposed abortion ban - CNN International;

Women march against Poland's proposed abortion ban - CNN International

CNN InternationalWomen march against Poland's proposed abortion banCNN International(CNN) Millions of Polish women staged a nationwide strike Monday against a proposed ban on all abortions in the country. Many took the day off work and school and did not do domestic chores in a day of action inspired by a 1975 women's strike in Iceland.and more »

Millions Mourn the Loss of Women's Rights in Poland - Sputnik International;

Millions Mourn the Loss of Women's Rights in Poland - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalMillions Mourn the Loss of Women's Rights in PolandSputnik InternationalMillions have taken to the streets across Poland, and across the globe, as part of the Black Monday strikes, protesting against new abortion laws currently proceeding through the Polish Parliament. Poland already has some of the most restrictive ...and more »

Women Go On Strike In Poland To Protest Proposed Anti-Abortion Law - Huffington Post;

Women Go On Strike In Poland To Protest Proposed Anti-Abortion Law - Huffington Post

Huffington PostWomen Go On Strike In Poland To Protest Proposed Anti-Abortion LawHuffington PostWARSAW, Oct 3 (Reuters) - Thousands of women in black went on strike across Poland on Monday, closing down restaurants, government offices and university classes, and blocking access to the ruling party headquarters in Warsaw to protest against plans ...and more »

London joins 'Black Monday' global protest against Polish abortion law - Amnesty International UK;

London joins 'Black Monday' global protest against Polish abortion law - Amnesty International UK

Amnesty International UKLondon joins 'Black Monday' global protest against Polish abortion lawAmnesty International UKHundreds of women, dressed in black, will gather outside the Polish embassy in London this evening to protest against the proposed new laws that will effectively ban abortion in all circumstances in the country. The demonstration is in solidarity with ...and more »

Photos from the Latest Protest in Poland Against the Crackdown on Women's Rights - VICE;

Photos from the Latest Protest in Poland Against the Crackdown on Women's Rights - VICE

VICEPhotos from the Latest Protest in Poland Against the Crackdown on Women's RightsVICEUnder a new proposed bill, women who have an abortion could face up to five years in prison. This article originally appeared on VICE Poland. On Saturday, October 1, thousands of protesters dressed in black came together in front of the Polish parliament.and more »

Women in Poland stage strike against abortion ban - BreakingNews.ie;

Women in Poland stage strike against abortion ban - BreakingNews.ie

BreakingNews.ieWomen in Poland stage strike against abortion banBreakingNews.iePolish women boycotted their jobs and classes, donned black and waved placards as they took to the streets for a nationwide strike organised as part of protests against a proposed complete ban on abortion. Many men also joined women on the streets of ...and more »

Thousands of Polish women are going on strike and wearing black to protest a new anti-abortion law - Business Insider UK;

Thousands of Polish women are going on strike and wearing black to protest a new anti-abortion law - Business Insider UK

Business Insider UKThousands of Polish women are going on strike and wearing black to protest a new anti-abortion lawBusiness Insider UKThousands of women are expected to go on strike in Poland on Monday (3 October) to protest against a government bill effectively banning them from having abortions. Women will refuse to go to work on Monday, not send their daughters to school, and wear ...and more »