Tag Archives: birth

Montreal Birth Companions film screening with Robin Lim founder of the Bumi Sehat maternity clinic in Bali, Indonesia. Yayasan Bumi Sehat provides gentle, comprehensive, and free-of-charge health care for women and their families.

Finally, the resource we’ve all been waiting for: a critical guide on the process of giving birth! The Birth Conspiracy by Rivka Cymbalist provides women with a unique opportunity to transcend the pushing and pulling of ideologies in the birthing world.

This week Shtetl celebrates strong women like Shifra and Puah (the heroic midwives of the Passover story), Montreal doula Rivka Cymbalist, band Pharoah’s Daughter and Sophie Tucker: The last of the red hot mamas.