Margaret Sanger

Margaret Sanger was an American birth control activist, sex educator, writer, and nurse. She popularized the term 'birth control' and opened the first birth control clinic in the United States. She established organizations that evolved into the Planned Parenthood Federation of America. Sanger's efforts contributed to the eventual legalization of contraception in the United States. She was a controversial figure, both celebrated for her role in women's reproductive rights and criticized for her views on eugenics.


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  1. 1. My Fight for Birth Control

    This book is a passionate account of a nurse's tireless advocacy for women's reproductive rights in the early 20th century. The author recounts her journey from being a nurse witnessing the devastating effects of unwanted pregnancies and illegal abortions on women, to becoming a leading figure in the fight for birth control. The book details her struggles with the legal and religious establishments of the time, her establishment of the first birth control clinic in the United States, and her efforts to educate women about their reproductive rights and health.

  2. 2. Happiness in Marriage

    "Happiness in Marriage" is a guide that explores the dynamics of a successful and happy marriage. The author discusses the importance of mutual respect, understanding, and communication between partners. It also emphasizes the role of sexual compatibility and the importance of contraception in maintaining a healthy relationship. The book aims to provide practical advice and insights for couples to achieve a fulfilling and harmonious marital life.