A (Painstaking) Choice That Is Ours To Make

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Abby Zimet

With abortion rights under attack in many states, Danielle Deaver, 34, tells the heartrending story of watching her newborn daughter's 15-minute-long struggle to live - and then die - because Nebraska law banned abortion for her. That, says an abortion provider, is why she does what she does.

"I have the privilege to be reminded that this is someone’s life, not the New York Times' Most Emailed Article....Being an abortion provider has meant that I drive home from work knowing I did something, actually everything in my power, to support people who needed it."

 

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