Giving Birth Where the Family Is

Canada’s government once pressured Inuit women to travel south to give birth. Now, they can have their babies at a hometown maternity clinic led by Inuit midwives. Photographs by Amber Bracken Written by Amber Bracken and Megan Specia The New York Times. Jan. 5, 2020 INUKJUAK, Quebec — The woman’s moans of pain mingled with the intermittent beeping of … Continue reading Giving Birth Where the Family Is