Saving Downs

Advocating for people with Down syndrome

Nonsense and Disability: In Response to Richard Dawkins on Disability Abortion

Richard Dawkins doesn’t learn from his mistakes. He just makes them broader. In his infamous tweet from 2014, Dawkins claimed it was immoral to birth children with Down syndrome. And
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Write a letter for Down syndrome prenatal justice in Northern Ireland!

In March this year, the Severe Fetal Impairment Abortion (Amendment) Bill passed the Second Stage in the Northern Ireland Assembly.  If enacted, this Bill will remove the current grounds that
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Uuganaa Ramsay

An interview with Uuganaa Ramsay

“Addressing both hate speech and misinformation regarding Down syndrome“ Uuganaa Ramsay is the founder of Mongol Identity, a non-profit organization whose mission is to bring about a greater understanding of
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An interview with Dr Calum MacKellar – Part 2

“Equality in value and worth is the foundation of civilisation” Part 2 < Part 1 of the interview In most of the countries where abortion is legal up to a
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An interview with Dr Calum MacKellar – Part 1

“Equality in value and worth is the foundation of civilisation” Part 1 Dr Calum MacKellar is one of the leading contemporary bioethicists. He is the Director of Research of Scottish
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Submission on the Abortion Legislation Bill

Saving Downs is a grass-roots initiative supported by a large group of people with Down syndrome and their families. We focus on providing a balanced perspective on life with Down
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