Testimony of Helen Rodríguez-Trías on Proposed Rules Governing Federal Financial Participation in Sterilizations Funded by DHEW

Helen Rodríguez-Trías Papers, 1929-2002

Helen Rodríguez-Trías' testimony on behalf of the Committee to End Sterilization Abuse, in order to protect those who have been sterilized without their consent or in an abusive manner. Especially poor women of color have been sterilized without their consent due to racist and classist ideas of limiting population growth.


Date
January 17, 1978, Date accepted
Creator
Helen Rodríguez-Trías
Language
English
Document Type
Document: reports
Identifier
HeRo_b03_f07_0001
Related Keywords
Women, Medical professionals, Reproductive health, Reproductive rights
Individuals or Organizations Mentioned
Helen Rodríguez-Trías
Related Places
Puerto Rico (is referenced)
Citation
Helen Rodríguez-Trías Papers, 1929-2002. Testimony of Helen Rodríguez-Trías on Proposed Rules Governing Federal Financial Participation in Sterilizations Funded by DHEW: HeRo_b03_f07_0001. Center for Puerto Rican Studies Library & Archives, Hunter College, CUNY. Web. 12 Dec 2019.
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