Bad Ideas: The Eugenics Movement In America
Let’s say it again. Bad ideas have bad consequences.
A few years ago I listened to a story on National Public Radio about one of the victims of a forced sterilization program in North Carolina. At age 14, when she was giving birth to her first child she was sterilized without her knowledge. At age 19, married and trying to have children, she discovered that a procedure was performed…
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