Christen Reighter is a published essayist, award-winning performance poet, social-justice advocate, and most well-known for her TEDx talk about living childfree by choice, bodily autonomy, and analyzing roles.
“One in five women in the United States will not have a biological child, and Christen Reighter is one of them. From a young age, she knew she didn’t want kids, in spite of the insistence of many people (including her doctor) who told her she’d change her mind. In this powerful talk, she shares… Continue reading TEDx Talk
This is beautiful, @CEReighter, thanks so much for sharing. You’ve put into words the way that I’ve felt for a long time. I’m sorry it was such a process for you – makes you wonder if men go through the same questions… (Probably not.)”
—Kelly via Twitter
A brave and important talk by Christen Reighter. Maybe our medical system needs ‘midwives to care for all women, supporting informed choices whether they are having babies or not!” — Malachite Midwives via Facebook