The Unavoidable Violence of Banning Abortion

Doctors perform a C-section, removing a baby through a *very large incision in someone’s abdomen*
This happened to me. It hurts. Photo by Amit Gaur on Unsplash

Giving birth is violent. I can’t believe I have to say that, in this century, but I do. Pregnancy is a nine-month-long gauntlet, in which the human body is pushed to and beyond its…

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Jude Ellison S. Doyle

Jude Ellison S. Doyle

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Author of “Trainwreck” (Melville House, ‘16) and “Dead Blondes and Bad Mothers” (Melville House, ‘19). Columns published far and wide across the Internet.