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Samantha Daley

Samantha Daley is a recent graduate of the University of Central Florida, and a reproductive justice activist. Currently, she is a health educator in the Orlando area; a contributor to Echoing Ida, a project of Forward Together; and pursuing other opportunities to be involved in the reproductive justice movement. Samantha hopes to obtain a master’s degree in Public Health with a concentration in Maternal and Child Health. Follow Samantha on Twitter: @geminiaunatural


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Why I’m Delaying Motherhood Now More Than Ever

For people who are faced with image after image of Black bodies brutalized by those sworn to protect them, it is not simply a question of “Do we want to have children?” It is the realization that these youngins will have to grow up too soon and fear for their lives in a world that is clearly anti-Black.

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