RadioWest (M-F @ 11AM & 7PM)
Thu June 30, 2011
7/1/11: Eugenics in America
By Jennifer Napier-Pearce
Salt Lake City, Utah – The idea of creating a "master race" through selective breeding seems morally reprehensible today, but eugenics laws remained on the books of 30 states until just a few years ago. North Carolina is now the first to compensate victims of forced sterilization. On Friday, we discuss the American eugenics movement and the lessons for modern genetic science.
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