In The 1930s, Scientists Measured Black College Students To Define The “Negro Race"
During the Depression, the historically black Tuskegee University invited scientists to come to campus once a year and measure students’ bodies and faces. Tuskegee President Booker T. Washington extended the first invite.
Is It Ethical To Pay Drug Addicts To Get Sterilized?
Controversial non-profit group Project Prevention is doing just that -- offering $300 to addicts who agree to sterilization or long-term birth control. The group's posters hang in homeless shelters and read things such as "Don't let a pregnancy ruin your drug habit," or "She has her daddy's eyes ... and her mommy's heroin addiction."