Eugenics

111 Eugenics Victims Found, Compensation Bill
1:00 pm
Mon March 19, 2012

111 Eugenics Victims Found, Compensation Bill Ready Soon

Tillis Hosts Emotional Town Hall Meeting On
12:00 pm
Thu February 2, 2012

Tillis Hosts Emotional Town Hall Meeting On Eugenics

NC Eugenics: A Victim's Story
12:00 pm
Tue January 17, 2012

NC Eugenics: A Victim's Story

Janice Black (right) with her care-taker Sadie Long
Julie Rose WFAE

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NC Eugenics Victims, Family Members Press For
12:00 pm
Wed December 7, 2011

NC Eugenics Victims, Family Members Press For Compensation

Uncovering The Past: Mecklenburg's Role In
1:00 pm
Wed August 24, 2011

Uncovering The Past: Mecklenburg's Role In Sterilization

Numbers of sterilizations performed in NC counties during the era of the NC Eugenics Board. Image courtesy of NC Sterilization Victims Foundation.

Mecklenburg County was particularly active in the North Carolina Eugenics program. During the busiest years, it had three times more sterilizations than the next highest county - Guilford, which was nearly the same size population-wise.

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Locating Sterilization Victims A Difficult Process
1:00 pm
Tue August 23, 2011

Locating Sterilization Victims A Difficult Process

Numbers of sterilizations performed in area counties during the era of the NC Eugenics Board. Image courtesy of NC Sterilization

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Eugenics and Sterilization in North Carolina
1:00 pm
Thu August 4, 2011

Eugenics and Sterilization in North Carolina

Pay For NC Sterilization Victims? Initial
1:00 pm
Mon August 1, 2011

Pay For NC Sterilization Victims? Initial Recommendations Due Today

NC Eugenics Victims Speak Out, State Seeks To
1:00 pm
Thu June 23, 2011

NC Eugenics Victims Speak Out, State Seeks To Compensate Them

Sterilization victim Charltes Holt and his step-daughter Melissa Hyatt. align=left
Julie Rose WFAE

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Mecklenburg Had Most Sterilizations In State
1:00 pm
Fri June 17, 2011

Mecklenburg Had Most Sterilizations In State Eugenics Program

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