Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Planned Parenthood

  • William Sanger – the artist as health activist

    Markley Boyer Glenmoore, Pennsylvania, United States   Peggy, by William Sanger  Courtesy of Alexander Sanger Margaret Sanger (1879-1966), birth control advocate, founder of Planned Parenthood and acknowledged leader in the quest for female reproductive freedom was one of the principal health and women’s right’s figures of the last century. Rebellious, unconventional, and with often unyielding…