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"The Underground Network That Helped Women Get Abortions When No One Else Would"

- Claire Lampen

Vanity Fair

“Code Names and Secret Lives: How a Radical Underground Network Helped Women Get Abortions Before They Were Legal”

- Clara Bingham


"The Jane Bust"

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Teen Vogue

"How Jane Helped 11,000 Women Get Abortions When The Procedure Was Outlawed"

- Cindy Crabb

Chicago Tribune

"Before Roe v. Wade, the Jane Collective served Chicago women"

- Ron Grossman

Democracy Now

"Ask for Jane: Meet the Underground Feminist Group That Provided Abortions Before Roe v. Wade"

An Interview with two former members of the Jane Collective, Laura Kaplan and Alice Fox.

New York Times

"The Amateur Abortionists"

- Kate Manning