Nick Van der Graaf is a journalist and activist living in Toronto. He has covered politics and social issues in Canada, the U.S. and South Africa. He has been involved with the pro-choice movement for more than 20 years, and written and broadcast about abortion rights for NOW Magazine, The Mark and CBC Radio. His essay "Rights and Autonomy" will be published in the collection Voices on Choice(s): Reflections on Abortion in Canada (2013). A regular contributor to Huffington Post, he blogs at Neodemokratia.ca.