• Renee speaking at NARAL Pro-Choice America's 2015 Power of Choice Luncheon

    Renee speaking at NARAL Pro-Choice America’s 2015 Power of Choice Luncheon
    Renee shares her abortion story and passion for reproductive justice with communities across the country.
  • Saying Abortion Aloud: Research and Recommendations for Public Abortion Storytellers and Organizations

    Saying Abortion Aloud: Research and Recommendations for Public Abortion Storytellers and Organizations
    Renee is the author of Saying Abortion Aloud, a set of recommendations based on qualitative research and in-depth interviews with public abortion storytellers.
  • Renee's Abortion Story on Fusion's #NoFilter Campaign

    Renee’s Abortion Story on Fusion’s #NoFilter Campaign
    For Fusion’s new digital memoir series, Renee shares her abortion story against the backdrop of photos of her family and childhood.
  • Renee's Published Writing

    Renee’s Published Writing
    Renee is a writer with Echoing Ida, a project of Forward Together that amplifies the voices of Black women thought leaders. Her work on abortion storytelling and reproductive justice has been featured on BBC, The Guardian, EBONY, Salon, Fusion, TIME, and The Atlantic.


Renee Bracey Sherman is an award winning reproductive justice activist and the author of Saying Abortion Aloud: Research and Recommendations for Public Abortion Storytellers and Organizations and the co-author of Speak Up & Stay Safe(r), a multi-lingual digital guide on handling online harassment. She is a writer with Echoing Ida, a project of Forward Together that amplifies the voices of Black women thought leaders. Bracey Sherman’s work on abortion storytelling and reproductive rights has been featured on BBC, The Guardian, The Washington Post, EBONY, Salon, Fusion, TIME, and The Atlantic. Bracey Sherman holds a Master’s degree in Public Administration from Cornell University and currently sits on the board of NARAL Pro-Choice America Foundation.