The ability to end an unwanted pregnancy due to contraceptive failure, rape, incest or a night of revelry gave women a critical level of autonomy.
is a physician, author and filmmaker focused on human rights and social justice. Until retirement she served as assistant professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Harvard Medical School. She is the author of "Broken Promises, Broken Dreams: Stories of Jewish and Palestinian Trauma and Resilience." A grandmother, she is currently writing books for children and young adults.
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