This piece is about focusing on the importance of abortion access over solely looking at legality of abortion and being “pro-choice.” It’s not a choice if you can’t access it. During a pandemic, this tension is clearer than ever.
I am making it official! I’m pre-launching two limited-run email series about the repro movement. The first is educational: what the hell is the repro movement? What is clinic escorting? What is reproductive justice? What do abortion funds do?
On the first day of Passover, I drove a patient home from an abortion clinic amid a crowd of protestors. It’s almost too ironic to write. But that’s never stopped me before! So check out my first piece for The Forward, a Jewish magazine.