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The documentary that discusses the historic decision in Roe v. Wade, which allowed abortion in this country

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The United States Supreme Court reversed the decision of the Roe vs. Wade case, which granted freedoms to women in the North American country regarding abortion. With 6 votes in favor and 3 against, the highest court of American justice allowed the different states of the country to decide which position to adopt in the face of one of the debates that has taken on the most force in the 21st century.

As soon as this resolution is made official, the 4 States which had already enacted triggering laws, which would be activated in the event of this situation, which are the States of Missouri, Kentucky, Louisiana and South Dakota, prohibited access to voluntary termination of pregnancy.

Considering this, several celebrities and public figures have come out to show their broad rejection of the decision. But, there is still some confusion among most of the masses, especially among people who are unaware of the dispute in question.

Roe case: abortion in the United States

To know and understand the importance of this issue in the United States, there is a 2018 documentary, available on netflix. It is Roe case: abortion in the United Statesa film that delves into this issue, through interviews and archival material, voices for and against the Court’s 1973 ruling that defined abortion as a private matter that should not be banned by States.

The documentary, unlike other documentaries of its style, adopts the most neutral position possible, although it does not always succeed, and makes it possible to give space to the various political and social actors who have led a debate that , to this day, It remains in force and will remain so for several years.

In addition to this documentary, there is a film that also addresses this issue called Invisible by Pablo Giorgelli, also available on the platform. This Argentinian film tells the story of a teenage girl who becomes pregnant by a man who has another family and considers the possibility of having an abortion before it is legalized in the country.

Source metroecuador.com

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