#8318 Overall Influence

Henry Morgentaler

Canadian champion of women's right to safe, legal abortion


Why is this person notable and influential?

From Wikipedia

Henekh "Henry" Morgentaler, , was a Jewish Polish-born Canadian physician and abortion rights advocate who fought numerous legal battles aimed at expanding abortion rights in Canada. As a youth during World War II, Morgentaler was imprisoned at the Łódź Ghetto and later at the Dachau concentration camp.

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What schools is this person affiliated with?

Université de Montréal

University in Montreal, Quebec, Canada