Gerri Twerdy Santoro was 28, with two kids, when she died of a self-induced abortion in 1964. In 1973, "Ms." ran a tiny B/W photo of her as police had found her: naked, kneeling, collapsed, a towel between her legs. You have to click to see that photo, because it hit me in the gut when I saw it in 1973. I knew that knee-chest position, for easing cramps, and I was stunned at the idea of bleeding to death, alone, in a motel room. Desperate American women died like this, often, in living…

Geraldine "Gerri" Santoro is the woman in the infamous photo used by abortion advocates to illustrate the horror of illegal abortion.

as a result of puncturing your uterus while attempting a self-induced abortion. This focus on “inclusivity” has been so successful, in part, because it presents the needs of a minority, like transgender people, as a matter of life and death, while simultaneously presenting the concerns and realities of females (approximately half of the population) as trivial and dismissible.

as a result of puncturing your uterus while attempting a self-induced abortion. This focus on “inclusivity” has been so successful, in part, because it presents the needs of a minority, like transgender people, as a matter of life and death, while simultaneously presenting the concerns and realities of females (approximately half of the population) as trivial and dismissible.

Texas is giving us a vision of what our dystopian future might look like under a defanged Roe v. Wade. The state’s onerous HB2 anti-abortion law, over whic

At Least 100,000 Women Have Attempted Self-Induced Abortions in Texas

Texas is giving us a vision of what our dystopian future might look like under a defanged Roe v. The state’s onerous anti-abortion law, over whic

Abortion Complications | After Abortion - Facts you should know about your health risks!

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month - Please be aware and share! Women deserve to know the whole truth. Induced Abortion Raises Breast Cancer Risk by More Than Study Finds

Tennessee Woman Pleads Not Guilty to Attempted Murder After Failed Self-Induced Abortion

Tennessee Woman Pleads Not Guilty to Attempted Murder After Failed Self-Induced Abortion - Rewire

[Vaccines, biotechnology and their connection with induced abortion]. - PubMed - NCBI

[Vaccines, biotechnology and their connection with induced abortion]. - PubMed - NCBI

Northern Ireland Woman Sentenced Over Self-Induced Abortion +#refinery29

Northern Ireland Woman Sentenced Over Self-Induced Abortion

Northern Ireland Woman Sentenced Over Self-Induced Abortion +

#RU-486 abortion pill is used for self induced abortion by home abortion methods.

#RU-486 abortion pill is used for self induced abortion by home abortion methods.

As Many as 240,000 Texas Women Had Self-Induced Abortions

As Many As Texas Women Had Self-Induced Abortions

No Attempted Murder Charge for Tennessee Woman Indicted for Self-Induced Abortion

No Attempted Murder Charge for Tennessee Woman Indicted for Self-Induced Abortion - Rewire

Iron Spider    The iron would usually be heated to red-hot and then used to slowly rip the breasts from the body. It would be used for such crimes as heresy, adultery, self-induced abortions, blasphemy and other "hideous" crimes.

Iron Spider The iron would usually be heated to red-hot and then used to slowly rip the breasts from the body. It would be used for such crimes as heresy, adultery, self-induced abortions, blasphemy and other "hideous" crimes.

"Anti-Choice Laws Spurring Spike in Dangerous Self-Induced Abortions." Click it. Read it. It's important.

Anti-Choice Laws Spurring Spike in Dangerous Self-Induced Abortions

Self Induced Abortions Criminalization - Anna Yocca | Women face legal consequences for performing self-induced abortions, even when they have no other options. #refinery29 http://www.refinery29.com/2016/11/130472/self-induced-abortion-criminalization-legal-cases

The Outrageous Reason This Woman Is Facing Felony Charges

Women face legal consequences for performing self-induced abortions, even when they have no other options.

Misoprostol is available from Mexican pharmacies for a tenth of the cost of a clinical abortion.

As reproductive health-care access diminishes in Texas, more women are coming together to share information about the drug misoprostol and the protocols for its use to induce abortions.

Over 100,000 women in Texas have tried self-induced abortions—is U.S. heading back to Butcher Alley?

Abortions are legal in the United States, but these days one would never know it. Republican lawmakers continue to try every angle possible to infringe upon the reproductive rights of wom

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