The Origins of American Eugenics

14m · January 23, 2021

The Origins of American Eugenics

(Elizabeth) Starting in the late 1800s, forward thinking progressives embraced the idea that human evolution needed a little help in order to make sure that only the best (in their view) produced. Eventually, this idea became codified in legislation and even the Supreme Court of the United States supported it. Join Elizabeth as she examines the formulation of this idea and its impact.  Click here for tips for ? Or here for some  And you can find out how to support us through our .

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