Roar will publish a first-person story about abortion, “My Abortion: A Daily Story,” every day for at least 365 days. The excerpt that follows is from Brooke’s story. She talks about the value of unbiased counseling and information in making and being comfortable with her abortion decision. Read Brooke’s full story that was published in Buzzfeed.
“So, where I live, you have to go to one counseling session before you get the abortion. Basically the idea is for you to be informed of all of your options. The counselor asks you questions and you can choose to answer or not. At the end you get a little letter and you take that back to the doctor….”