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Birth control: A hostage to be freed

Illustration by Brittany England/The Pioneer

Kali Persall,

February 25, 2016

I received my first prescription of birth control pills when I was 14 years old. At 22, I have experimented with three different types of hormonal birth control over the course of eight years and have been to more clinic appointments than I can count. Let’s just say that a dwindling pack of birth cont...

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