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Margaret Sanger Feminist Activist in the Birth Control Movement in  the United States Made contraceptives more socially and legally  accepted  1937 both the disbursement of contraceptive  material through the mail and birth control as a  legitimate medical aid were legalized* American Medical Associatation (AMA):  The establishment that Sanger lobbied against  to  reverse its ban on birth control American Birth Control League (ABCL):  Advocacy group established by Sanger to  create  awareness and support for birth control Birth Control Clinical Research Bureau (BCCRB):   Sanger’s second birth control clinic  (1923) Eugenics:   a science that deals with the improvement (as by control of human mating) of  hereditary qualities of a race or breed** o As some medical reports of the time stated, “…American 
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This note was uploaded on 12/25/2009 for the course WGS Wgs 210 taught by Professor Murphy during the Spring '09 term at N.C. State.

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