Leah Hickman

Leah is a reporter for WORLD Magazine and WORLD Digital. She is a World Journalism Institute and Hillsdale College graduate. Leah resides in Cleveland, Ohio. Follow her on Twitter @leahmhickman.


U.K. abortion pill program cuts corners

Abortion | “Pills by Post” fails to follow safety assessments for at-home abortions
by Leah Hickman
Posted 7/10/20, 06:54 pm

An undercover investigation in the United Kingdom found that women have received the abortion pill in the mail without confirming their identities or the gestational ages of their unborn babies. The lack of accountability for meeting those basic medical standards puts women at risk of life-threatening complications.

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The eugenic ideology

Abortion | Using abortion to control poor and minority groups around the world
by Leah Hickman
Posted 7/06/20, 05:34 pm

Gulzia Mogdin was visiting China from Kazakhstan in December 2017 when authorities detained her for having WhatsApp on her phone. When a test found she was two months pregnant with her third child, officials forcibly aborted the baby and planned to put Mogdin in a detention camp. It was months before she made it back across the border.

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The appalling price of unborn babies’ body parts

Life | Investigators continue to uncover the abortion industry’s shady practices
by Leah Hickman
Posted 6/29/20, 07:36 pm

The dominoes continue to fall from the Center for Medical Progress’ 2015 investigation into the trafficking of aborted fetal tissue. Last week, the organization Judicial Watch announced it had obtained records revealing details about the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s contract with Advanced Bioscience Resources (ABR), a firm accused of selling unborn baby body parts it bought from Planned Parenthood. The documents show the hefty prices the government paid for supposedly donated tissue.

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