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North Carolina tried to ‘breed out’ black people from 1929 to 1974: US study

  • Some 7,600 people, including children as young as 10, were sterilised in a scheme created to prevent ‘feeble-minded’ citizens from becoming parents
  • The programme met the United Nations’ definition of genocide, the researchers found
Topic |   United States
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