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Birthing Hope: New Short Video on Birth Justice
March 2, 2018
Black Women Birthing Justice are featured in a short video compiled by Sarah Hoenicke, Sarah Cahlan and Drew Costley. Birthing Hope was created a part of an investigative journalist piece by Oakland North, and featured in the East Bay Express. It features birth justice activists, birthworkers, women sharing their birth stories and the powerhouse group Sistahs of the Drum performing at the launch of Battling Over Birth at Mills College, Oakland in the Fall.
Sistahs of the Drum at Mills College Student Union, October 26, 2017, featured in Birthing Hope
How to Support Pregnant Black Women During the Journey to Motherhood
February 28, 2019
California maternal health-care system urged to address abuses of black women