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This Boat Sails Women Into International Waters To Give Abortions

A tiny nonprofit is bringing major attention to some countries’ restrictive reproductive health laws by delivering abortion pills to women ― in international waters. Dutch group Women on Waves navigates its 36-foot sailboat to the coasts of countries that restrict abortion, brings women aboard, and sails them into international waters to give them abortion pills for free. Women on Waves steers its passengers more than 12 miles [...]

This Boat Sails Women Into International Waters To Give Abortions 2017-05-08T13:54:26+00:00