Tag Archives: women’s right in childbirth

Prevention and elimination of disrespect and abuse during childbirth.

The World Health Organization has released a statement: Prevention and elimination of disrespect and abuse during childbirth. I am sad that this even needs to be a topic of discussion and thrilled that this is finally being dealt with on … Continue reading

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CHOICE: A Birth and Baby Film Festival

I am one of the co-organizers of the CHOICE: A Birth and Baby Film Festival.  In 2012 we screened a 11 films, each followed by a community panel discussion.  As a result of the great success of the film festival … Continue reading

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Making Change in Childbirth

For the past few days I’ve been receiving emails for organizations around the country and around the world about childbirth activism. It seems as though we may be reaching a critical mass.  There are groups of mothers and father, women … Continue reading

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