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How racism harms pregnant women — and what can help | Miriam Zoila Pérez

Racism is making people sick — especially black women and babies, says Miriam Zoila Pérez. The doula turned journalist explores the relationship between race, class and illness and tells us about a radically compassionate prenatal care program that can buffer pregnant women from the stress that people of color face […]

How women historians smashed the glass ceiling – The Conversation AU

The Conversation AU How women historians smashed the glass ceilingThe Conversation AUHow women historians smashed the glass ceiling. October 18, 2016 3.13pm EDT. Clare Wright: one of many women historians carving a role as a public intellectual. Dan Himbrechts/AAP. How women historians smashed the glass ceiling. October 18, 2016 …and more » […]