Health Autonomy: Michelle Doyle of Local Care Midwifery

Welcome to Health Autonomy at the End of Empire, an investigation into the struggle for health autonomy and the revolutionary care necessary to build a new world.

It’s clear in today’s political climate there is a war against women. From the destruction of reproductive rights to the disempowerment of birthing to the continued violence against the body, we are in the grips of what is only the newest face of a centuries long battle. In this segment, Frank Coughlin talks with Michelle Doyle of Local Care Midwifery about birthing, whole women’s care, and the struggle for health autonomy.