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Birth Control: Emancipation or Forced Sterilisation?
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Birth Control: Emancipation or Forced Sterilisation?Making History

Looking at history through the prism of one object. In this episode, the intrauterine device (IDU) in plastic or copper brought birth control to the masses in the 20th century. But this form of contraception has not always been a force for women’s liberation.

Duration :

18 min

Available :

From 14/09/2021 to 30/11/2024

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Documentaries and Reportage

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