it was illegal

Diary Entry 27: Devra W., 67 (Los Angeles, CA, 1966, 1969 and 1970)

Devra shares her abortion experiences, including one illegal abortion in 1966 and two menstrual extractions at Planned Parenthood, in Los Angeles, CA,  after abortion became legal in CA. She also discusses her experience in the Women’s Liberation Movement and how talking to other women at women’s groups about reproductive choices was essential to her abortion experience.

(Published on May 15, 2014 | Listener: Melissa Madera | Location: Los Angeles, CA)

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