For Abortion Activists In Argentina, A Campaign Waged Online Faces A Disconnect

Women protest in Buenos Aires on Thursday in support of decriminalizing abortion as Argentine lawmakers debated the measure, which was defeated in the Senate.

This week, Argentina’s Senate rejected a bill to legalize abortion. The decision came as a letdown for feminist organizations that conducted their battle largely on social media.

(Image credit: Natacha Pisarenko/AP)