on abortion as a doula and birth professional

Three days ago, Texas governor Greg Abbott "signed into law a so-called "heartbeat ban" abortion bill -- barring most abortions at the onset of a fetal heartbeat, which can occur as early as six weeks into pregnancy," says CNN. I'm disgusted. There's plenty to love about Texas, but a heartbeat bill is absurd and harmful to women. Plenty of women are not even aware they're pregnant yet at 6 weeks, so they've even taken away the ability to make informed decisions.

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