Pregnant women and sex in 1950.



pregnant women and sex in 1950

Women and men are both sexual beings, and the onus should not always be on the women to stop the sexual advances of the man.

pregnant women and sex in 1950

And so the implication is that the women considered all their options — that they had options — and made a decision.

pregnant women and sex in 1950

These people were treated as shamefully wayward animals who needed to disappear for a time and then reappear — Presto!

pregnant women and sex in 1950

She is writing a book that tells her personal story and her successful attempts to change the adoption laws in Ontario.

pregnant women and sex in 1950

Many of them had become pregnant without any knowledge of sex or birth control.

pregnant women and sex in 1950

The mothers found themselves driven to incredibly destructive behavior.

pregnant women and sex in 1950

Bancroft's History of Utah:

pregnant women and sex in 1950

Another woman tells of a nervous tic in her voice that started when she entered the maternity home and then got progressively worse.

pregnant women and sex in 1950

Quinn, D.

pregnant women and sex in 1950

It really all began inwhen a woman approached me at a gallery opening and said that she thought I was the daughter she had given up for adoption decades before.



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Census Bureau, in the s and s, when young women had no legal access to birth control, teen pregnancy rates began to skyrocket.



The biggest one is that any baby surrendered for adoption was willingly and perhaps even eagerly given up by the mother.