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After Roe v. Wade, protesters in Tel Aviv demand abortion rights

Some 100 people gathered in Habima Square in Tel Aviv on Tuesday evening in a show of solidarity with women in the United States after Roe v. Wade was overturned last week.

Abortions can resume in Texas after judge blocks pre-Roe v. Wade ban

A further hearing is scheduled for July 12. Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton's office did not respond to a request for comment.

By REUTERS
28/06/2022

Israel abortion reforms approved amid Roe v. Wade crisis

Israel's Labor, Welfare and Health Committee approved abortion reforms, which would allow women easier access to treatment.

Protest against overturning of Roe v. Wade to take place in Tel Aviv Tuesday

The event's organizers have stated that the reason for the protest is to demonstrate against the decision from afar.

After Roe V. Wade: How will abortion laws look in all 50 states?

With the overturning of Roe V. Wade in a United States Supreme Court decision, here's how abortion access and restriction will look in each of the 50 states:

Annual Jerusalem SlutWalk protests violence against women

In Hebrew, the event is known as "Tza'adat Hamufkarot," with the word Mufkarot chosen for its double meaning of both "slut" and "abandoned."

Palestinian women sit at the debris of a house destroyed in an air strike in the southern Gaza Strip

More Gaza women able to report violence using Masahatuna phone app

Unfair norms and traditions of the conservative society are still the biggest obstacles to achieving remarkable progress in protecting women, expert says.

By SANAA ALSWERKY/THE MEDIA LINE
14/06/2022
Woman rabbi.

France has 500,000 Jews but only 5 women rabbis. A growing movement is pushing to change that.

In France, there are only five female rabbis in a country with over half a million Jews.

By HANNAH STEINKOPF-FRANK/JTA
02/06/2022

Taliban supreme leader orders women to wear burqa in public

They added the ideal face covering was the all-encompassing blue burqa, which became a global symbol of the Taliban's previous hardline regime from 1996 until 2001.

By REUTERS
07/05/2022

Tel Aviv Life Run to empower all women athletes

The Life Run will be held on the Tel Aviv promenade, with the participation of thousands of women of all ages and from all over the country.

By JERUSALEM POST SPORTS STAFF
04/05/2022
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