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Polish women protest new abortion restriction in churches

Polish women protest new abortion restriction in churches

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Women’s rights activists furious over a tightening of Poland’s already restrictive abortion law have staged protests outside and inside churches to mixed reviewsBy VANESSA GERA Associated PressOctober 25, 2020, 10:06 PM• 4 min readShare to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this articleWARSAW, Poland -- Women's rights activists furious over a tightening of Poland's already restrictive abortion law staged protests outside and inside churches Sunday, disrupting Masses and finding themselves confronted with accusations of “barbaric” behavior.With the coronavirus surging in Poland, large protests also erupted for a fourth straight night in cities large and small across the nation, including in Warsaw, Gdansk and Poznan, where police on horseback guarded a church.In the southern city of Katowice, te...