All posts tagged eugenics

Congressional desks
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March 6, 2014, No comments

By Nora Sullivan When Virginia resident Lewis Reynolds was a child, he was hit on the head in a tragic accident that resulted in epileptic-like convulsions that lingered for years. …

Eugenics Marker- NC

Victims of N.C. Eugenics Program to Receive Compensation at Last

August 5, 2013, No comments

By Nora Sullivan Despite signals earlier this year that the State of North Carolina would once again not include planned compensation for the victims ...

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Human Arithmetic: Valuing Lives

July 25, 2013, No comments

By Nadja Wolfe A report emerged recently that at least 148 female inmates in the California penal system had been sterilized without authorization.  ...

Women in hospital

Illegal Sterilizations of California Inmates Reminiscent of Eugenics Era

July 10, 2013, No comments

By Nora Sullivan Information released this week by the Center for Investigative Reporting (CIR) has revealed that doctors under contract with the Cali ...

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    Eugenic Elitism
    October 1, 2012, No comments

    By Nora Sullivan/CLI Research Assistant In his book War Against the Weak: Eugenics and America’s Campaign to Create a Master Race, New York Times bestselling author Edwin Black paints one ...