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Self-Care in the Age of Trump Care

By Ayesha Chatterjee |

A few days after the November election, my head in a universal fog of despair, I packed my doula bag and set out for a postpartum visit. It had taken extraordinary effort to get through the days prior, after months of shrill anti-immigrant rhetoric and a slew of unprovoked attacks on people of color – people like me – by those emboldened to act on long withheld rage. Read