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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 »

Women go on 'Black Monday' strike in Poland against abortion ban - Deutsche Welle

Poland | 03.10.2016. Thousands of women have protested in the Polish capital against a proposed ban on abortion. The Catholic Church, which wields substantial power in Poland, has approved the initiative. Women in Poland who oppose the government's ...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 »

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 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 »

Poland abortion ban proposal sparks widespread protests across Europe -

Thousands of protesters have taken to the streets across Europe to demonstrate against proposals for a total ban on abortion in Poland. Women in the country went on strike in protest against a petition for a blanket ban on terminations. They marched ...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 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 »

Polish Women Protest Total Abortion Ban by Not Going to Work - Bloomberg

Polish women wielded their economic clout to protest a proposed law that would ban abortion in this Catholic-dominated country of 38 million. QuickTake Poland's Populist Turn. Thousands of demonstrators marched in Warsaw on Monday and held a rally by ...and more »