PODCAST: ‘Surrogacy is child trafficking’ — An interview with Kajsa Ekis Ekman

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Journalist, writer and activist, Kaisa Ekis Ekman, argues that the practice of surrogacy constitutes child trafficking and compares it to prostitution in her book, “Being and Being Bought: Prostitution, Surrogacy and the Split Self.”

In this episode, I speak with Ekman about the history of the practice, who is hiring surrogates and why, and her arguments against surrogacy.

PODCAST: 'Surrogacy is child trafficking' — An interview with Kajsa Ekis Ekman
Meghan Murphy

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Meghan Murphy is a freelance writer and journalist from Vancouver, BC. She has been podcasting and writing about feminism since 2010 and has published work in numerous national and international publications, including The Spectator, UnHerd, Quillette, the CBC, New Statesman, Vice, Al Jazeera, The Globe and Mail, and more. Meghan completed a Masters degree in the department of Gender, Sexuality and Women’s Studies at Simon Fraser University in 2012 and is now exiled in Mexico with her very photogenic dog.