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The Untold Story About Black Women and Abortions

The human stories behind the debates on abortion and reproductive rights often neglect the unique challenges faced by low-income women, a group that disproportionately includes women of color. Abortion has been an especially controversial issue for black women, who must often navigate political barriers, racism, and cultural expectations of motherhood when seeking to end a pregnancy.
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