Raising Women’s Voices

Kate Michelman’s Personal Story: A System From Hell

Posted in Personal Stories by raisingwomensvoices on April 16, 2009

Kate Michelman, president of NARAL Pro-Choice America from 1985 to 2004, understands all too well the difficult position many women face today as they struggle with healthcare costs and red tape. And if a woman with a recognizable name and powerful friends is caught in an unavoidable pitfall, what are the consequences for those less well off?

Read Michelman’s moving personal story here, as she shares the tragic consequences that befell her and her family after her daughter’s accident and her husband’s diagnosis with Parkinson’s.

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