So far, Aussies are safe from Trump-like war on abortion

The winds of change blowing through Trump’s America have sent a chill through advocates for women’s reproductive health because of proposed new curbs on access to abortion information.

In what public health experts describe as a “ferocious attack on abortion rights”, the Trump administration plans to tighten rules so that federal funding is forbidden, not just for termination services but also for counselling and referral.

This blasts a hole straight through primary healthcare, a group of academics has written in the BMJ

The plan