“When Melissa Madera sticks out her hand to shake mine I notice her wristbands straight away. “I had an abortion,” they say – a slogan that is also printed on the tote bag slung across her shoulder. The 36-year-old New Yorker is determined to normalise talking openly about our experiences of abortion, and over the last two years has recorded the stories of almost 200 women for her website theabortiondiary.com.”
Read the whole article, The podcaster encouraging women everywhere to talk about their abortions here.
Learn more about Melissa Madera’s project, The Abortion Diary here.