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Trigger warning: There is non-graphic footage of an abortion procedure here. For most, it should be OK to watch, but some may have a higher sensitivity to it. Use your best judgment.

From Emily: "This is my story. This is ONLY my story. I do not pretend that it is anything more or anything less. I do not speak for everyone on this sensitive subject and I respect everyone's opinions as long as they do not force them onto others."

I think that is nicely put, and I hope it's something we can all respect, too.


When you consider that 1 in 3 women will have an abortion in their reproductive lives, Emily's story is just one of many. But even though it's not uncommon, here's a great example that shows how far off the media's portrayal is.

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