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The “Feeble-Minded” and the “Fit”: What Sanger Meant When She Talked about Dysgenics

The potential mother is to be shown that maternity need not be slavery but the most effective avenue toward self-development and self-realization. Upon this basis only may we improve the quality of the race.”

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Eugenics

Remembering My Grandfather

Neil O’Donnell, a small farmer from Donegal, Ireland, where the crops had failed for years, came to the United States in 1882 and landed at Castle Garden at the Battery in New York City along with countless others looking for work and a home. 914 more words

Religion