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Compass – Pregnant Pause (2006)

Four women talk about their unwanted pregnancies in the ’50s, an era before abortion was readily available. Each went on to fight for other women’s right to choose.

Length: 29 minutes 28 seconds

Taken from the current affairs program Compass

Original aspect ratio: 16 x 9 (TV)
Original classification rating: M

Production company:


Australian Broadcasting Corporation

Education Resources:

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