Lena Dunham says she wishes she had an abortion, and people are really mad



Lena Dunham made some comments this week that have people all riled up —again. 

The actress is currently under fire for remarks made on her podcast, Woman of the Hour

In a recent episode, Dunham spoke about a conversation she had while visiting a Planned Parenthood in Texas. A young woman opened up about her decision to have an abortion and before launching into that narrative, Dunham herself said she wished she had an abortion, too. 


“I wanted to make it really clear to her that, as much as I was going out and fighting for other women’s options, I myself had never had an abortion,” Dunham explained on the show. “I realized then that even I was carrying within myself stigma around this issue. Even I, the woman who cares as much as anybody about a woman’s right to choose, felt that it was important that people know that I was unblemished in this department.”  Read more…

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