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Hari B @hari72 ?

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  • Hari B commented on the blog post Ina May Gaskin on bodily autonomy and birth   2 years, 3 months ago · View

    Ropty–you seem to labor under the same misinformation about human birth that is prevalent in our culture. That misinformation has been purposefully been spread by a profiteering, power hungry and misogynist medical system that does not want us to understand or trust birth. Maternal death, infection, or real issues stemming from the size of our [...]

  • Hari B commented on the blog post The Feministing Five: Ina May Gaskin   2 years, 3 months ago · View

    To address LK Lowe’s points: First, to say ‘all health care is about managing people’s bodies’ is correct ONLY insofar as reference to Allopathic (western) Medicine is concerned. To clarify–any MD is an allopath. The kind of philosophy and methods they practice is allopathy. Because Allopathic Medicine has managed, through more than 100yrs of advertising [...]

  • Hari B commented on the blog post The Feministing Five: Ina May Gaskin   2 years, 3 months ago · View

    Thanks so much for this interview of Ina May–who was indeed one of the midwives of modern midwifery. I can’t call her THE midwife of modern midwifery, but I honor both her own work and her contributions working with many other courageous womyn who brought homebirth and midwifery back to life in this era. I [...]

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