Amanpour and Company

“The Janes:” An Underground Abortion Network Before Roe

Clip: 06/20/2022 | 17m 39s | Video has closed captioning.

The Supreme Court will soon make a final ruling on Roe v. Wade and the future of abortion in America. "The Janes" is a new HBO documentary that takes us back to the late 60s and early 70s, when abortion was illegal and the Jane Underground Collective provided a space for pregnant women in Chicago to seek help.

Aired: 06/20/22

Rating: NR

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