The doctors who sterilized Carrie Buck claimed she was a “feeble-minded” woman whose future offspring posed a threat to society. Her life paints a very different picture.
Read about Carrie's life.
The Eugenics Crusade Wins 2019 Writers Guild Award.
The father of American marriage counseling was a eugenicist who once fervently supported forced sterilization.
Eugenic beliefs had serious implications for Latinos in California, especially working-class Mexican-origin women and men, who were a growing population in the state in the first half of the 20th century.