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Kerry Washington Said It's Important To Address Abortion On TV

"It's always important that our storytelling reflects the real experiences of human beings."

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Back in November, Scandal aired an episode that shows Olivia Pope getting an abortion.

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In the show's fall finale, "Baby, It's Cold Outside," Pope accidentally got pregnant by Fitz and decided she wanted to end the pregnancy.

And in a recent interview with Women's Wear Daily, Kerry Washington talked about her Scandal character and how Shonda Rhimes addresses difficult and controversial topics in her TV shows.

H/T Feministing

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