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Abortion portrayal

Transparent (television)


Josh's girlfriend Kaya (and lead singer in the band he's managing) gets pregnant and has abortion. Josh proposes to her, and she rejects him. Kaya ends up asking for Josh not to be the band manager anymore because she feels unsafe around him. When he confronts her, she says she was alarmed that he couldn't let go of the marriage or baby issues. 

KEYWORDS: Pregnancy decision.

Episodes: The Letting Go, Rollin'
Release date: September 26, 2014
Time setting: Present (2014)
Geographical setting: US (California)
Abortion legality: Legal
Health outcomes: None
Character age: 20-29
Genre: Drama
Network: Amazon

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