This is my story of unlearning forced-birther propaganda after being raised a pro-lifer, my journey to being pro-choice, becoming a reproductive rights advocate, and eventually getting an abortion.

I was raised Catholic in small town Nebraska, so the idea that I used to be pro-life might not be shocking to some who know this about me. Most people in rural Nebraska are “pro-life”, claiming they care about the lives of embryos and fetuses, while at the same time arguing for the death penalty and detaining children in cages at the border, or against universal healthcare and any raise in the…

Mar Lee

they/them/theirs ~ disabled, nonbinary, queer community organizer from rural Nebraska ~ Checkout DearUNL.com to support student survivors of sexual violence

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