The Choices They Made…The Ones They Couldn’t Make
“We deserve to make the decision to end a pregnancy without the interference of the state.”
ART: RACHEL LEVIT
In This Feature
Racelle RosettThe Abortion I Had That’s None of Your Business
Although my story is filled with such details that might evoke sympathy or shock, I was not willing to display my heartache.
Barbara MendeWhen Women Were Sent Away
People who grew up after abortion became legal, like Justice Amy Coney Barrett, don’t appreciate how devastating an unwanted pregnancy could be before Roe.
Carolivia Herron“He Is Not Guilty”: My Mother’s Abortion
This is a true story about my mother’s illegal abortion within our African American community.
Judith Rubin GolubMy Abortion Story That Wasn’t
Not having had that abortion impacted my family for decades; I’ve carried anger and secrets while my husband carried hope—for a family that I wasn’t prepared to have.
Jamie ZabinskyLetter from a Namesake to My Ancestor
I see the future of many women heading back into the past, with you...
Shira Gorelick“The Following Patient…”
"They don’t peddle me the puritanical shaming bullshit that they’re required to torture women with elsewhere."