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North Carolina Sterilization

Author Belle Boggs Exposes the Horrors of State-Run Eugenics Program in New Kindle Single

Howard Polskin | Posted 11.16.2013 | Books
Howard Polskin

North Carolina-based writer Belle Boggs became interested in the tale and wrote the 46-page Kindle Single For the Public Good: Forced Sterilization and the Fight for Compensation, an outstanding work of long-form investigative journalism published a few weeks ago.

Dark Legacy Of Forced Sterilization Haunts North Carolina

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 07.26.2013 | Crime

In the back room of a hospital, a doctor takes a scalpel and surgically removes the reproductive organs of an unwilling participant, ending an individ...

N.C. Tries To Make Amends For Sterilizations

AP | By RENEE ELDER and TOM BREEN | Posted 08.19.2011 | Healthy Living

RALEIGH, N.C. -- Nearly 35 years after ending the country's most active post-war sterilization program, North Carolina is the only state trying to mak...