An Open Letter from Makeda Kamara to Midwife International and the Midwifery/ Birth Communnity

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September 13, 2013 by AROMidwifery

An important statement from Makeda Kamara, midwife, and signed in solidarity by over 20 midwives of colors, regarding the actions of Midwife International, their advisory board members/ staff/ preceptors, and the broader midwifery community and leadership.

http://ethicalmidwifery.org/open-letter-from-makeda-kamara/

Please feel free to add your points of solidarity, learning and/or appreciation in the comments section below.

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One thought on “An Open Letter from Makeda Kamara to Midwife International and the Midwifery/ Birth Communnity

  1. Makeda, this is a brilliant analysis of what is so wrong with this example of exploitation and racism. Thank you for your strong and clear voice. This is a call to action.

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