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She kept her baby and lost her future 14

In the debate about abortion, the voices of women who feel they didn’t have a choice often aren’t heard. Author Merritt Tierce joins Krys Boyd to discuss her pregnancy at age 19, when she felt adoption and abortion were not options for her, and the dreams she gave up to have her baby. Her article, “The abortion I didn’t have,” appeared in The New York Times magazine.