Soon, let us hope, the required information will be legally given to all who ask for it. Inshe sponsored the first world population conference in Geneva, which gave rise to the International Union for the Scientific Investiga-tion of Population Problems renamed in as the International Union for the Scientific Study of Population.
Her fervent ambition was to find the perfect contraceptive to relieve women from the horrible strain of repeated, unwanted pregnancies. In she coined the term "birth control" and soon began to provide women with information and contraceptives.
In large part due to his efforts, prior tocontraception was hard to obtain and rarely discussed in public. What Will Replace Religion?
She also began dreaming of a "magic pill" to be used to control pregnancy. E-mail: ude. Yet the birth control movement stalled during the long years of the Depression and World War II, and in the decidedly pronatalist decades that followed in this country.
They have every right to know about their own bodies. In that day, we shall see a race of American thoroughbreds, if not the superman. She died a year later on September 6,in a nursing home in Tucson, Arizona. A woman cannot choose but give a measure of that bondage to her sons and daughters.
An editorial introduction mentions the timeliness of this article in light of the recently held Second International Congress on Eugenics.