Watch Chapter 1 of The Eugenics Crusade.
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.
Besides inventing Corn Flakes, John Kellogg helped promote the American Eugenics movement.
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.