Claim: birth control pioneer margaret sanger believed that people like me should be eliminated. Name at birth: margaret louise higginsmargaret sanger was a nurse in the poor neighborhoods of new york city when she founded the. Influenced in childhood margaret higgins sanger was born margaret higgins on september 14, 1884, in corning, new york her father was a fun-loving freethinker.
Check your understanding on the life and work of margaret sanger with an interactive quiz and printable worksheet after you've answered the. Planned parenthood founder margaret sanger once spoke to kkk group, but a purported photograph of the event is a fabrication. 1 margaret sanger — our founder a trailblazer in the ﬁ ght for reproductive rights, margaret sanger’s history is layered and complex our founder, margaret sanger, was.
Margaret sanger: margaret sanger, founder of the birth-control movement in the united states and an international leader in the field she is. September 7, 1966 obituary margaret sanger is dead at 82 led campaign for birth control special to the new york times tucson, ariz, sept 6--margaret sanger, the birth control pioneer, died this afternoon of arteriosclerosis in the valley house convalescent center. Margaret sanger’s legacy continues to haunt debates about abortion and family as jean baker writes in the introduction to her new biography, margaret sanger:. Sanger, margaret(1879–1966) source for information on sanger, margaret: encyclopedia of population dictionary.
Bret ludwig said i love margaret sanger i think she was brilliant and a tremendous benefactor to american progress and, aside from marilyn monroe, the most fascinating female of her century. Margaret sanger timeline, from her years fighting for birth control access to her racist views & support of eugenics to her founding of planned parenthood. Margaret sanger, who founded planned parenthood, the leading abortion provider in the usa, was a staunch darwinist, eugenicist and racist, who wanted to.
A collection of quotes by margaret sanger, founder of planned parenthood, taken from her many writings reveals her attitudes and beliefs regarding sterilization, racial purification, marriage, pregnancy, childbirth, adultery, fornication, teen sex, racism, eugenics, homosexuality, the rights of the mentally ill and indigent, etc. Margaret sanger devoted her life to legalizing birth control and making it universally available for women. Margaret higgins sanger (born margaret louise higgins, september 14, 1879 – september 6, 1966, also known as margaret sanger slee) was an american birth control activist, sex educator, writer, and nurse.
A brief biography of margaret sanger, whose works are well represented in the women's health collection at curtin university library. Learn about abortion history and see margaret sanger quotes research statistics and abortion history on live action. Margaret sanger was a nurse in the poor neighborhoods of new york city when she founded the first birth control clinic in the us in 1916 at the time it was illegal to publish and distribute information on contraception and the. When i write about margaret sanger’s may 1926 speech to the women’s chapter of the kkk in silverlake, new jersey—as i did again recently—liberals get upset.