The Global Gag Rule and Women’s Reproductive Health: Rhetoric Versus Reality

Yana Rodgers OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS (2018) This book argues that the U.S. Global Gag Rule rule, a Republican policy that cuts global health funding for NGOs abroad that provide or counsel on abortions, has actually led to higher abortion rates. The expanded gag rule under President Trump is likely to have negative repercussions across a range of health outcomes for women, children, and men.