Forced Sterilizations Can Still Happen Here « Catholic Exchange

Combined with the anti-Catholic and immoral HHS Mandate I commented on earlier, this story of an attempted forced abortion makes my skin crawl.

In the early part of the 20th century, the United States was in the forefront of eugenics research, which included forced sterilizations. A lot of what was used in Germany was thought of here, and in Britain. It is not something to be proud of.

I am beginning to feel our country could very well slip back into a pro-eugenics stage. Though with most abortion clinics located in minority neighborhoods, and something like 50% of black babies dying in the womb, in many ways we are already there.

Forced Sterilizations Can Still Happen Here « Catholic Exchange.

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One Response to Forced Sterilizations Can Still Happen Here « Catholic Exchange

  1. Sylvia Walker says:

    When Dad told me about this, a few days ago, I was disbelieving. The history of eugenics in the USA is a hideous one that, yes, we should be ashamed of. Alarmingly, as this article pointed out, that kind of thinking is hardly all in the past. Mom

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