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Peru: Fujimori’s Plan for Forced Sterilization


This looks and smells like “eugenics” revisited.  From time to time old movements become new again.  Eugenics is one of those.  Its wide attraction is to those who want children who are strong and smart and happy.  Most of us … Continue reading

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Are your genes good enough to be passed on?


No Irish Need Apply Eugenics: A world movement at the turn of the century Lest we forget American attitudes prior to WWII, here is an old testament to what we really thought about racial superiority in the good old days.  … Continue reading

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