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In 2016, TV Shows Got Wonderfully Honest About Abortion





In 1972, just a few months before the Supreme Court’s seminal ruling on Roe v. Wade, television audiences were scandalized when Bea Arthur’s 47-year-old character on “Maude” decided to get an abortion. They were just as scandalized in 1992 when Candice Bergen, playing journalist Murphy Brown, gave birth to a baby out of wedlock.

Much has changed both on and off TV since ‘92 and ‘72, but on the brink of a Trump presidency, women are still fearful about the future of access to safe reproductive care. In the last month alone, Ohio has moved to<a target="_blank" read more >>>

Source:: HuffingtonPost.Com

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