Women hug as they await the vote by the lower house of a bill which would de-criminalize and legalize abortion in Argentina on June 14, 2018. In 2018, abortion became the hot-button social issue due to a new bill presented to the Congress. Home of the Pope Francis, Argentina is largely Catholic and conservative regarding abortion rights.

Women hug as they await the vote by the lower house of a bill which would de-criminalize and legalize abortion in Argentina on June 14, 2018. In 2018, abortion became the hot-button social issue due to a new bill presented to the Congress. Home of the Pope Francis, Argentina is largely Catholic and conservative regarding abortion rights.

 Women gather outside Congress during the debate in the lower house regarding the abortion bill in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on June 14, 2018.

Women gather outside Congress during the debate in the lower house regarding the abortion bill in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on June 14, 2018.

 Women celebrate after the bill passed in the lower house with 129 votes in favor and 125 against on June 14, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. It would go on to be rejected on Aug. 8, 2018, with 38 votes against and 31 in favor.

Women celebrate after the bill passed in the lower house with 129 votes in favor and 125 against on June 14, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. It would go on to be rejected on Aug. 8, 2018, with 38 votes against and 31 in favor.

 Women hug in the early hours of June 14th, 2018, after news that the bill had passed in the lower house, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Hundreds of women stayed the night outside of the Congress as the debate neared almost 24 hours of duration.

Women hug in the early hours of June 14th, 2018, after news that the bill had passed in the lower house, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Hundreds of women stayed the night outside of the Congress as the debate neared almost 24 hours of duration.

 Pro-choice protesters wave green handkerchieves, the official symbol of the National Campaign for Legal, Safe and Free Abortion, on June 14, 2018, after the bill was passed in the lower court with 129 votes in favor, 121 against and one abstention.

Pro-choice protesters wave green handkerchieves, the official symbol of the National Campaign for Legal, Safe and Free Abortion, on June 14, 2018, after the bill was passed in the lower court with 129 votes in favor, 121 against and one abstention.

 Women protest during a #NiUnaMenos (Not One Less) march in favor of the National Campaign for Legal Abortion on June 4, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Women protest during a #NiUnaMenos (Not One Less) march in favor of the National Campaign for Legal Abortion on June 4, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

 Women march during an all-night vigil near the Congress in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on June 13, 2018. Many supporters of the abortion bill spent 24 hours outside Senate grounds where the debate amongst senators went on for over 20 hours before the final vote.

Women march during an all-night vigil near the Congress in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on June 13, 2018. Many supporters of the abortion bill spent 24 hours outside Senate grounds where the debate amongst senators went on for over 20 hours before the final vote.

 #NiUnaMenos supporters march in favor of legal abortion on June 4, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

#NiUnaMenos supporters march in favor of legal abortion on June 4, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

 Supporters of the #NiUnaMenos movement protest outside of the Congress in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on June 4, 2018.

Supporters of the #NiUnaMenos movement protest outside of the Congress in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on June 4, 2018.

 Pro-choice protesters chant under the rain as the final debate and vote on a bill that would legalize abortion is held in the Congress on Aug. 8, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Pro-choice protesters chant under the rain as the final debate and vote on a bill that would legalize abortion is held in the Congress on Aug. 8, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

 A woman, wearing the green pro-choice handkerchief and the purple #NiUnaMenos one, protests outside Congress grounds as the final debate regarding the abortion bill begins on Aug. 8, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

A woman, wearing the green pro-choice handkerchief and the purple #NiUnaMenos one, protests outside Congress grounds as the final debate regarding the abortion bill begins on Aug. 8, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

 Hundreds of thousands of women, young and old, took to the streets to show their support for the abortion bill on Aug. 8, 2018 – known as #8A – in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Hundreds of thousands of women, young and old, took to the streets to show their support for the abortion bill on Aug. 8, 2018 – known as #8A – in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

 Women chanted in the last minutes before the final vote on the abortion bill, which would end up rejecting the bill 38 against and 31 in favor, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on Aug. 9, 2018.

Women chanted in the last minutes before the final vote on the abortion bill, which would end up rejecting the bill 38 against and 31 in favor, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on Aug. 9, 2018.

 A woman holds up a sign which reads “Let’s save the girls” in the final moments before the vote was announced outside the Argentine Congress on Aug. 9, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

A woman holds up a sign which reads “Let’s save the girls” in the final moments before the vote was announced outside the Argentine Congress on Aug. 9, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

 A couple embrace after the final vote on the abortion bill – rejected 38 against, 31 in favor – was announced, on Aug. 9, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. On the other side of the Congress Plaza, supporters of the “Save Both Lives” campaign set off fireworks.

A couple embrace after the final vote on the abortion bill – rejected 38 against, 31 in favor – was announced, on Aug. 9, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. On the other side of the Congress Plaza, supporters of the “Save Both Lives” campaign set off fireworks.

 A pro-choice activist faces off against police forces after police began using water cannons to disperse the crowd after the final vote, on Aug. 9, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

A pro-choice activist faces off against police forces after police began using water cannons to disperse the crowd after the final vote, on Aug. 9, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

 A woman shows off the green handkerchief – the symbol of the pro-choice movement – as police use water cannons to disperse the small crowd that remained after the vote on Aug. 9, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The sign in the background says “Please, hear us”.

A woman shows off the green handkerchief – the symbol of the pro-choice movement – as police use water cannons to disperse the small crowd that remained after the vote on Aug. 9, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The sign in the background says “Please, hear us”.

 Clashes break out as pro-choice activists throw bottles and trash to police forces after lawmakers voted against the abortion bill, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on Aug. 9, 2018.

Clashes break out as pro-choice activists throw bottles and trash to police forces after lawmakers voted against the abortion bill, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on Aug. 9, 2018.

 Women hug as they await the vote by the lower house of a bill which would de-criminalize and legalize abortion in Argentina on June 14, 2018. In 2018, abortion became the hot-button social issue due to a new bill presented to the Congress. Home of the Pope Francis, Argentina is largely Catholic and conservative regarding abortion rights.
 Women gather outside Congress during the debate in the lower house regarding the abortion bill in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on June 14, 2018.
 Women celebrate after the bill passed in the lower house with 129 votes in favor and 125 against on June 14, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. It would go on to be rejected on Aug. 8, 2018, with 38 votes against and 31 in favor.
 Women hug in the early hours of June 14th, 2018, after news that the bill had passed in the lower house, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Hundreds of women stayed the night outside of the Congress as the debate neared almost 24 hours of duration.
 Pro-choice protesters wave green handkerchieves, the official symbol of the National Campaign for Legal, Safe and Free Abortion, on June 14, 2018, after the bill was passed in the lower court with 129 votes in favor, 121 against and one abstention.
 Women protest during a #NiUnaMenos (Not One Less) march in favor of the National Campaign for Legal Abortion on June 4, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
 Women march during an all-night vigil near the Congress in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on June 13, 2018. Many supporters of the abortion bill spent 24 hours outside Senate grounds where the debate amongst senators went on for over 20 hours before the final vote.
 #NiUnaMenos supporters march in favor of legal abortion on June 4, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
 Supporters of the #NiUnaMenos movement protest outside of the Congress in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on June 4, 2018.
 Pro-choice protesters chant under the rain as the final debate and vote on a bill that would legalize abortion is held in the Congress on Aug. 8, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
 A woman, wearing the green pro-choice handkerchief and the purple #NiUnaMenos one, protests outside Congress grounds as the final debate regarding the abortion bill begins on Aug. 8, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
 Hundreds of thousands of women, young and old, took to the streets to show their support for the abortion bill on Aug. 8, 2018 – known as #8A – in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
 Women chanted in the last minutes before the final vote on the abortion bill, which would end up rejecting the bill 38 against and 31 in favor, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on Aug. 9, 2018.
 A woman holds up a sign which reads “Let’s save the girls” in the final moments before the vote was announced outside the Argentine Congress on Aug. 9, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
 A couple embrace after the final vote on the abortion bill – rejected 38 against, 31 in favor – was announced, on Aug. 9, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. On the other side of the Congress Plaza, supporters of the “Save Both Lives” campaign set off fireworks.
 A pro-choice activist faces off against police forces after police began using water cannons to disperse the crowd after the final vote, on Aug. 9, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
 A woman shows off the green handkerchief – the symbol of the pro-choice movement – as police use water cannons to disperse the small crowd that remained after the vote on Aug. 9, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The sign in the background says “Please, hear us”.
 Clashes break out as pro-choice activists throw bottles and trash to police forces after lawmakers voted against the abortion bill, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on Aug. 9, 2018.

Women hug as they await the vote by the lower house of a bill which would de-criminalize and legalize abortion in Argentina on June 14, 2018. In 2018, abortion became the hot-button social issue due to a new bill presented to the Congress. Home of the Pope Francis, Argentina is largely Catholic and conservative regarding abortion rights.

Women gather outside Congress during the debate in the lower house regarding the abortion bill in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on June 14, 2018.

Women celebrate after the bill passed in the lower house with 129 votes in favor and 125 against on June 14, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. It would go on to be rejected on Aug. 8, 2018, with 38 votes against and 31 in favor.

Women hug in the early hours of June 14th, 2018, after news that the bill had passed in the lower house, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. Hundreds of women stayed the night outside of the Congress as the debate neared almost 24 hours of duration.

Pro-choice protesters wave green handkerchieves, the official symbol of the National Campaign for Legal, Safe and Free Abortion, on June 14, 2018, after the bill was passed in the lower court with 129 votes in favor, 121 against and one abstention.

Women protest during a #NiUnaMenos (Not One Less) march in favor of the National Campaign for Legal Abortion on June 4, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Women march during an all-night vigil near the Congress in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on June 13, 2018. Many supporters of the abortion bill spent 24 hours outside Senate grounds where the debate amongst senators went on for over 20 hours before the final vote.

#NiUnaMenos supporters march in favor of legal abortion on June 4, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Supporters of the #NiUnaMenos movement protest outside of the Congress in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on June 4, 2018.

Pro-choice protesters chant under the rain as the final debate and vote on a bill that would legalize abortion is held in the Congress on Aug. 8, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

A woman, wearing the green pro-choice handkerchief and the purple #NiUnaMenos one, protests outside Congress grounds as the final debate regarding the abortion bill begins on Aug. 8, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Hundreds of thousands of women, young and old, took to the streets to show their support for the abortion bill on Aug. 8, 2018 – known as #8A – in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Women chanted in the last minutes before the final vote on the abortion bill, which would end up rejecting the bill 38 against and 31 in favor, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on Aug. 9, 2018.

A woman holds up a sign which reads “Let’s save the girls” in the final moments before the vote was announced outside the Argentine Congress on Aug. 9, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

A couple embrace after the final vote on the abortion bill – rejected 38 against, 31 in favor – was announced, on Aug. 9, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. On the other side of the Congress Plaza, supporters of the “Save Both Lives” campaign set off fireworks.

A pro-choice activist faces off against police forces after police began using water cannons to disperse the crowd after the final vote, on Aug. 9, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

A woman shows off the green handkerchief – the symbol of the pro-choice movement – as police use water cannons to disperse the small crowd that remained after the vote on Aug. 9, 2018, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The sign in the background says “Please, hear us”.

Clashes break out as pro-choice activists throw bottles and trash to police forces after lawmakers voted against the abortion bill, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, on Aug. 9, 2018.

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