Childbirth in America

Presented by Melissa Youssi.

The history of birth in the United States is fraught with fear of feminine power rampantly demonstrated by our culture and specific to no gender. Explore the ebb and flow of women claiming and refusing birth power over the past 100 years. What is happening now? Have we given our power to the omnipotent doctor, the scalpel, the abdominal scar, the epidemic of induction and medical birth? And how do we get it back?

















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