The Mamma Photos and the ‘Indignity’ of the African

Not long ago, Time Magazine released some maternal mortality pictures taken by New York Times photographer, Lynsey Addaria http://www.time.com/time/photogallery/0,29307,1993805,00.html.  In the pictures, 18 year old Sierra Leonean, Mamma Sessay was photographed through her ordeals trying to birth the second of her set of twins. Mamma never made it through; she died under very avoidable circumstances. … Continue reading The Mamma Photos and the ‘Indignity’ of the African