In 1971, Pamela Mason was a college freshman living in Ohio when she got pregnant. She knew immediately that she wanted an abortion, but the procedure was heavily restricted in her state.
"Before Roe, New York Was America’s ‘Abortion Capital.’ Where Will Women Turn if Access Shrinks?" is from the July 19, 2018 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Julia Jacobs and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.