Here Are 27 Abortion Stories From The Viral #YouKnowMe Hashtag Sparked By Busy Philipps
"#YouKnowMe I was 16 and the condom broke. There was never any question about what I was going to do and I have never regretted it."
Then, in light of Alabama's near-total abortion ban, which Gov. Kay Ivey signed into law on Wednesday, Busy prompted Twitter users who've had abortions to help destigmatize the procedure by sharing their truths via the hashtag #YouKnowMe.
The tweet has since garnered more than 42,000 likes and almost 2,000 comments, most of which include raw, honest accounts of past abortions. Here are 27 of those stories:
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