Maude Callen delivered hundreds of babies over 60 years as a nurse midwife in South Carolina. She also provided general health care to her poverty-stricken, mostly black Pineville community.
A spread in LIFE magazine by W. Eugene Smith inspired thousands of dollars in donations to support her work, which she used to build a clinic in Pineville. She served there until her retirement in 1971.
I didn’t go deep enough with intersectionality, but wanted to keep it simple for people who still don’t get it.
I feel like the essence of capitalism has to be conveyed by a park bench with spikes that only retract if you pay money
everyone’s probably seen this on their dash alrready but I have to reblog it anyway because jesus fucking christ