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Veronica Byrd
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Veronica Byrd is the Director of African American and Women's Media at Planned Parenthood Federation of America. Veronica was previously an editor, writer and reporter for more than 20 years at leading magazines, including Vanity Fair, People, Essence and Seventeen. She has also written articles for Glamour, Self, Shape, Ebony and The New York Times.

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Why African Americans Support Abortion Rights

(465) Comments | Posted August 9, 2011 | 3:19 PM

I'm constantly frustrated by the heated discussions I hear about abortion and African-American women. My friends and family members are never short on strong opinions -- nor, it seems, is anyone else. In my work at Planned Parenthood, I rarely survive a week without getting pulled into a debate about...

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