A sixteenth-century scribe recorded the sexual and reproductive behaviour of indigenous women in colonial Mexico.
How, when, and why left-leaning Latin American governments responded to the demands of feminist, women’s, and LGBT movements.
In Mexico, colonial courts maintained relative silence about abortion and infanticide. Things changed in 1871.
During apartheid (1948-1990), abortion was often used as a political tool.
Brazil now faces both a mounting health crisis and the opportunity to revise the parameters of reproductive rights.
The crusade against ‘gender ideology’ started with a letter by the Bishops’ Conference of Poland.
Grassroots activists and politicians responded to the 1973 ruling in the two decades that followed it.