Nominee 2022

Nine days in a Michigan abortion clinic, as election looms

Michigan Radio (Michigan Radio)

As Michigan voters were about to decide whether to codify abortion and broad reproductive rights in the state constitution, Michigan Radio illuminated what was at stake. With a rare degree of access to the Northland Family Planning clinic, reporter Kate Wells guided listeners through every step of the abortion process and its emotional complexity.


Editors: Sarah Hulett, Lindsey Smith. Talent: Kate Wells. Photography: Paulette Parke. Sound/Music: Mercedes Mejia