Abortion

Video: Pop Star Halsey Endorses Bernie Sanders, Says She Needed Abortion to ‘Stay Alive’

Pop star Ashley Nicolette Frangipane, better known by her music moniker Halsey, formally endorsed Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) in a video announcement released on Tuesday, praising him for fighting for her — “a queer woman in a multi-racial family who was raised poor in an American suburb” — before she was alive and proclaiming that she once needed an abortion to “stay alive.”

BURBANK, CALIFORNIA - APRIL 09: Singer Halsey performs onstage during the 2016 MTV Movie Awards at Warner Bros. Studios on April 9, 2016 in Burbank, California. MTV Movie Awards airs April 10, 2016 at 8pm ET/PT. (Photo by Emma McIntyre/Getty Images for MTV)