Fearless She Wrote
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Fearless She Wrote

They Arrested Her For Losing Her Pregnancy

Society told us our pregnant bodies weren’t our own; now they’re criminalizing us.

Photo by Dexter Chatuluka on Unsplash

I can’t stop thinking about Marshae Jones, the Alabama woman charged with manslaughter for the loss of her pregnancy. Jones was five months pregnant when someone else shot her in the stomach, while apparently trying to fire a warning shot at the ground…

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Darcy Reeder

Darcy Reeder

Empathy for the win! Published in Gen, Human Parts, Heated, Tenderly —Feminism, Sexuality, Veganism, Anti-Racism, Parenting. She/They