VIDEOS

YouTube Videos:

Video 1: A clip from Oprah's show on Surrogacy, featuring an American couple who goes to the Akanksha Fertility Clinic.
Video 2: U.S. News Clip on Surrogacy. Discusses the Baby M case and features John Woltman, who is part of Circle Surrogacy, a Fertility Clinic in the United States.
Video 3: Preview for the movie Chutney Popcorn, a romantic comedy of a lesbian Indian-American girl who becomes a surrogate mother for her sister and loses her girlfriend.
Video 4: A brief introduction to the process of surrogacy.

Video: Indian Surrogacy
Satinder Bindra
Oct. 17, 2006
"As CNN's Satinder Bindra reports, women in India are delivering babies for a bargain." (Running time: 7:17)

 

Feb. 20, 2008: "NBC News’ Mara Schiavocampo reports on this new and less-expensive solution for couples who are dealing with infertility" (Running time: 6:09)

 

Infertility Clinics in India and Surrogacy Search Websites

Akanksha Infertility Clinic Website, Anand, India
http://www.ivfcharotar.com/contactus.html

Malpani Infertility Clinic Website, Mumbai, India
http://www.drmalpani.com/

Planet Hospital
www.planethospital.com

1-in-6
www.1-in-6.com

Online Resources, Articles, and Blogs

Listen to MP3 interview with Anand Clinic, American Public Media
http://marketplace.publicradio.org/display/web/2007/12/27/surrogate_mothers/

Article: Surrogate Mothers: Wombs for Rent  featured in Marie Claire Magazine
http://www.marieclaire.com/world/articles/surrogate-mothers-india

NY Times Article: Judith Warner on “Outsourced Wombs”
http://warner.blogs.nytimes.com/2008/01/03/outsourced-wombs/?scp=1-b&sq=surrogate+india&st=nyt

NY Times Article: India nurtures business of surrogate motherhood:
http://travel.nytimes.com/2008/03/10/world/asia/10surrogate.html?scp=1&sq=surrogate+motherhood&st=nyt

Associated Press Slideshow of Akankha Clinic in Anand, India
http://hosted.ap.org/specials/interactives/_international/india_wombs/index.html

Article from Christian Science Monitor of Surrogate Mothers in India:
http://www.csmonitor.com/2006/0403/p01s04-wosc.html

Beth Kohl blogs on Indian Surrogates on the Huffington Post:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/beth-kohl/on-indian-surrogates_b_70425.html

Indian Today article highlighting the concept of “surrogacy under wraps”:
http://indiatoday.digitaltoday.in/index.php?option=com_content&issueid=12&task=view&id=1174&Itemid=1

The Oprah Winfrey Show: Lisa Ling Investigates Wombs for Rent
http://www.oprah.com/tows/pastshows/200710/tows_past_20071009.jhtml

Wombs for Rent article on Digital Journal
http://www.digitaljournal.com/article/248150/Womb_For_Rent_The_Growing_Trend_of_Outsourcing_Pregnancy

Kathryn Hinsch, founder of the Women Bioethics Project, on reproductive technologies and  embryonic transfers
http://womensbioethics.org/index.php?p=Hinsch+Transcript&s=49                     

 

Books for further reading

Margaret Atwood, The Handmaid’s Tale, 1985.

Aldous Huxley, Brave New World, 1932.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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