November 11, 2019

Ignored, Threatened, Berated: After Difficult Childbirth Experiences, New Parents Seek Healing by Speaking Up

(STAT News) – That feeling isn’t rare. A 2019 study of more than 2,100 U.S. mothers found that 1 in 6 reported “mistreatment” during childbirth, including being ignored, threatened or berated, or losing their autonomy. Women of color were even … Read More

November 8, 2019

Opinion: India’s Proposed Commercial Surrogacy Ban Is an Assault on Women’s Rights

(Undark) – India’s commercial surrogacy industry, once a $400 million-a-year business, may now be on the verge of shutting down. In July, the Indian Parliament’s lower house, Lok Sabha, passed the Surrogacy (Regulation) Bill, 2019, a piece of legislation that … Read More