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Advocates of Safe Haven Law speak out after infant found dead in Muskegon

MUSKEGON, Mich. — The Safe Delivery of Newborn Act, commonly known as the Safe Haven Law, allows parents to leave a baby with a fire official, police officer, or hospital staff within 72 hours of the child’s birth. 220 more words

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Safe haven Laws- What everyone should know

Thousands of infants are illegally and unsafely abandoned in the U.S. every year. It’s thought that many women/parents who abandon their infants do so unsafely is because they are often unaware that they have other, safer options. 602 more words

Things I Learned In My 20's

50 States, 50 Babies, 50 Dumpsters

It’s hard to imagine a crime grislier and more depressing than disposing of one’s newborn infant in the trash. Pioneering hip-hop group Grandmaster Flash and the Furious Five, who dealt with all sorts of unpleasant subject matter, zeroed in on the topic in their 1983 single “New York, New York”: 2,799 more words

Let’s Talk About Reproductive Rights And Why Men Should Have Them Too

A Male Matters Foreword:

Society consists of two “worlds”: the world of work (the productive world) and the world of children (the reproductive world). Obviously each needs the other for its survival, so both are needed for civilization’s survival. 1,287 more words

Male "Power" And "Privilege"

Libros Latin@s: Saving Baby Doe

By Cindy L. Rodriguez

On Monday, author Danette Vigilante wrote about dream seeds and how she turned a teacher’s comment into a challgenge to become a better reader. 625 more words

Latin@ Literature