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No Maternity Leave For Mother Of Twins Born To Surrogate

April 21, 2012


by Judy MollandApril 20, 2012 The War on Women is alive and well in the UK as well as the US. Jane Kassim, a teaching assistant from Rotherham, England, whose twin babies were carried by her cousin, has been told she is not entitled to maternity pay because her children were born through surrogacy. Kassim […]

Free market babies and reproductive tourism

June 3, 2011


As egg sales, IVF and surrogacy become more common and commercial, a conflict arises between social justice and profit. Donna Dickenson Last Modified: 30 May 2011 As reproductive tourism becomes more common, difficult questions are raised about reproductive rights and obligations [GALLO/GETTY]  Does India need a new independence struggle? The fight this time would not […]