Behind the 'Black Protests': The Struggle for Abortion Rights in Poland

  • Paweł Szelegieniec
Keywords: Race, Movements, Inequality

Abstract

In October 2016, cities across Poland were seized by massive demonstrations against proposals for a total ban on abortion. Whatever their ultimate outcome, the protests prove that mass mobilizations are possible in today's Poland, and that the right's political and cultural hegemony may yet be more fragile than it appears.
Published
2018-05-05
Section
Articles