Anne

Ossza meg velünk történetét

I knew exactly what I wanted and needed- to be there for my kids, to find a job, to get settled in the new city. Not to have a third child.
It is mandatory in Germany to have a counseling before I could even go to a doctor. It was a very disturbing experience, the person trying to talk me into continuing the pregnancy. Then I struggled to find a doctor tp provide the abortion, run out of time to do it with pills. The doctors and nurses at the private (and expensive) clinic I finally found were treating me like shit, making me listen to the heartbeat against after I had asked them no to etc.
This made me realize what a long way we have to go. Experiencing the partriarchy on/at my own body was a surreal experience. Today I accompany friends and strangers in their abortions to make sure they are safe.

2018 Germany

What were your feelings about doing the abortion/s?

How did you do the abortion?

the medical procedure is very easy and quick. the way how I was treated was the problem.

What was your situation at this time?

Vajon az abortuszod törvénytelensége befolyásolta-e az érzéseidet?

well it is still illegal here but not persecuted if you do the mandatory counseling and have it before 12 weeks. I could do it in a clinic which is a major privilege but the way how I was treated and how difficult I found the access to be showed very clear that the public opinion and the very fact that it is officially still considered a crime does play a big role.

Hogyan reagáltak mások az abortuszodra?

once I started to share and speak up about my experience, more and more people shared their stories as well. I ended up going on stage and talking about it in a play. reactions from friends and family were positive. my mum told me she had an abortion too when she was my age, had to travel to a different country in the 70s because it was not possible here then.

legal/illegal

What is your religion?

KiciaKamcia

Nie wahajcie sie, jezeli czujecie ze musicie.. zrobcie to

Lucy

No me arrepiento

Jessica

No estaba lista para ser madre, no se si algún día lo estaré.

Olivia

J'ai avorté et je me sens très bien

Zosia

Dowiedziałam się o mojej niechcianej ciąży podczas wizyty kontrolnej u…

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Aborté a mis 18, a unos cuantos meses de mi graduación de preparatoria.
Me…

A R

Jest noc. @ dni temu o tej porze, leżałam w łazience myśląc, że chyba umieram.

josie

I had an abortion and now feel I have 10kgs off my shoulders alone, a little…

Stephanie

at just 19 years old.

CJ Koivuniemi

I had an abortion. I was twenty years old and living in Ireland, a country…

Paola XD

Yo aborté en Chile, donde es ilegal. Tengo 29 años. Lo hice con medicamentos, a…

Luana Oliveira Jacob

Fiz um aborto - E me senti aliviada.Cada dia que me deito para dormir, fico…

Marysia

Aborcja w domu

Yuko

Ciąża była bardzo niespodziewana, mam juz jedno dziecko, z racji wrodzonej wady…

Angel M

To była 3 ciąża nieplanowana i niechciana, przede wszystkim przeze mnie. Głupia…

Monoirmarie

Yo aborté porque es mi derecho

Maja

Usunęłam ciąże i na razie nie żałuję.

Constanza Arely

El ser madre debe ser una decisión, una de las mejores experiencias que vive…