“I’m done feeling humiliated.”

This is a powerful and heartfelt piece by Jessica Valenti on the imminent reversal of Roe vs Wade.

I refuse to explain, over and over again, that women are people. I’m done degrading myself by sharing the most intimate details of my life with strangers in the hope that perhaps one will muster a spark of empathy. Why should we beg for scraps of humanity from those who will never give it to us?