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No frogs were boiled in the writing of this note…but the metaphorical reference is intentional…

So all this uproar about licensure doesn’t affect you….right? WRONG….if you are a mother or a midwife, it definitely has the potential to change your life in a major way. If you are a mother, you will find that licensed … Continue reading

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Drawing the Lines : Midwifery Politics in Arizona and Making the Case for Radical Action

June 11, 2013 By Margo Nelson 3 Comments inShare “Liberal feminists are asking for their share of the pie, a piece as big as anyone else’s. However, radical feminists are asking for a different pie altogether. Liberal activism (i.e. “We’re … Continue reading

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“THE BIG PUSH” IS AN ECONOMIC MODEL FOR CREATING DEMAND OF SERVICES AT A HIGH PRICE.

IT HAS NOTHING TO DO WITH ​HELPING FAMILIES. The Big Push For Midwives is being touted as making midwifery more accessible to families. This is NOT the reason WHY they are pushing for licensed midwives. It is the MEANS BY … Continue reading

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NO ONE has the right but the owner of the uterus!

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WHAT WILL YOU SAY?

“What will you say to your granddaughters when they ask who stood up for their fights to birth where, how and with whom they choose?” ~Carla Hartley Related articles Human Rights in Childbirth Conference Opening Speech by Joyce Hoek-Pula (humanrightsinchildbirth.wordpress.com)

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REPORT FOR C-SECTION OR GO TO JAIL SAYS OB​

“TAMPA (CBS Tampa) — A Florida doctor told a pregnant patient that he would call the cops on her if she didn’t have an emergency caesarean section because the baby was a week past his due date. The Tampa Bay … Continue reading

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