“I wanted a space where I could share my own story and where I could listen to other people’s stories so I that I could feel part of a community, instead of feeling alone.” – Melissa Madera, Founder and Director
Traveling U.S., she takes oral histories of abortion
After an abortion at age 17, Melissa Madera was unable to talk about the experience until age 30. She created “The Abortion Diary” podcast to document other women’s histories of a most private moment, and create the conversation she found lacking.
Listen to Karen’s story here.