Due to Sabbath observance, Imeinu Birth Collective will not be participating at the fair. But we wholeheartedly support the effort. Please be informed of this important reproductive justice initiative in Oakland, California this week.
You are invited to a day on focused on Birth Justice!
- What is birth justice, here in the United States and around the world?
- Why is the United States number 40 on the list of countries that lose the most mothers and babies in childbirth?
- Why is an African American woman 5x more likely to die in childbirth than a White American woman?
Bay Area Birth Justice Fair
Saturday, April 21, 2012, 10 am – 5 pm
Uhuru House: 7911 Macarthur Blvd, Oakland, CA 94605-3361
Lets learn together! And support change!
- teach ins
- music and community!
A peaceful earth – begins with birth!
If you would like to purchase a vendor table please contact organizer: Samsarah Morgan 510-496-3491
Who should be a vendor? – all healers , teacher and products and organizations – that help promote health and wellness for pregnant, birthing and parenting families!
Visit our site: www.bayareabirthjusticefair.wordpress.com
This day will feature a special blessing ceremony for families who have lost a child before its first birthday. see https://www.facebook.com/events/353125571391448/ for details.
Occupy (decolonize) pregnancy and birth caucus of Occupy Oakland
Sacred Birth Place Center for Childbirth and Wellness
Nia Center: A family life practice